• News

    Majority of Students Satisfied with Shuttle Bus Service

    The fall semester is coming to an end and students have mostly good reviews about Queens College’s new shuttle bus services. Based on the students’ responses, QC’s new shuttle service did a great job bringing students to and from the major transfer points, Flushing Main Street and Jamaica Station. Many students feel the new service has helped them reach their destination more swiftly than their previous mode of transportation: the MTA. Some students feel the transportation service has lost some of its efficiency pertaining to arrival time, causing students to arrive late to class. Sheryl Bisono takes the Jamaica shuttle bus and says when the shuttle bus arrives late it…

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Christopher Nolan’s Insterstellar contemplates bleak future for Earth

    Christopher Nolan, director and producer of The Dark Knight trilogy, added another notch to his blockbuster belt with the thought provoking film “Interstellar” this month. Written by Nolan and his brother Johnathan Nolan, “Interstellar” presents Earth in its final stages of complete disintegration. In the film, the planet lost the majority of its resources due to a progressive disease. NASA believes Earth will no longer be able to maintain mankind. The film centers on Cooper, Mathew McConaughey’s character, and his fellow astronauts who set out to find another habitable planet suitable for continuing human life. Interstellar is nearly three hours of adventure and science fiction in a rural stretch of farmland plagued with dust storms. The…