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    NSSLHA holds walk to benefit American Cancer Society

    The Queens College chapter of the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association pulled together to host their first major event on campus, bringing more than 79 members of the campus community together for a fundraiser that benefited the American Cancer Society on Nov. 15. Named “Glow for the Cure,” attendees entered the race track behind the Science Building, were greeted with glow sticks at the door and encouraged to walk around the lit up race track that was covered with both glow in the dark balloons and blinking lights. NSSLHA, an organization on campus for students interested in the study of normal and disordered human communication, has previously only hosted…

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    Marching against Domestic Violence and for hope

    The entire month of October is designated for Domestic Violence Awareness Month and as such, events are occurring at Queens College relating to the issue of domestic violence. Women & Work, which refer to themselves as a “free job-skills and life-management training program for women,” at QC, led a march on The Quad on Oct. 16 that raised awareness on domestic violence. Marchers carried signs with statistics and slogans on domestic violence drawing attention from students. Domestic violence, also known as intimate partner violence, is defined as “the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault and/or other abusive behavior perpetrated by an intimate partner against another,” according to the National…