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WWI Gallery Hits William Paterson

The voices of students mingling permeated the South Gallery of the Ben Shahn Center for Visual Arts last Wednesday. Three American flags draped elegantly from the ceiling. Guitar music played softly throughout the space where a new exhibit, For Home and Country, was on display.   Students and faculty alike walked the gallery admiring original propaganda posters from World War I. Calls to action such as … Continue reading

How to be a reporter: be accessible, travel a little, get out of your comfort zone
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How to be a reporter: be accessible, travel a little, get out of your comfort zone

By Natanael Orbe Sarah Armaghan, a media liaison for the Long Island Rail Road and former award-winning journalist for Newsday, the New York Daily News, and The Wall Street Journal, was the inaugural speaker for the lecture series “Reality Check” on Sept. 6 in Hobart Hall. The series was sponsored by the new student chapter of … Continue reading

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WPU enrollment down 2%, freshmen class larger than in past, and, oh yeah, the president is retiring

By Kevin Steele The university’s overall enrollment has dropped by 2 percent compared to last year’s numbers, President Kathleen Waldron said at her annual fall address to the faculty on Sept. 6, the first day of school. Freshmen enrollment, however, is higher than last year and its SAT scores climbed by 25 to 30 points. … Continue reading

27th Annual Legacy Awards Gala
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27th Annual Legacy Awards Gala

By: Alissa Lopez – Editor-in-Chief William Paterson VIPs and honorees will mingle tonight at the 27th Annual Legacy Awards Gala, the university’s largest scholarship and programming fundraiser sponsored by the William Paterson University Foundation, at The Grove in Cedar Grove.   “Support for the Legacy Award Gala demonstrates our commitment to raising funds that enable … Continue reading

Possible tuition and fees increase worries WPU community members
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Possible tuition and fees increase worries WPU community members

By: Todd Evans – Copy Editor Over 30 students and faculty gathered in the library auditorium last Thursday to inquire and air their concerns about a possible increase of tuition and fees at the university. The annual tuition hearing offers the William Paterson community a chance to voice their opinions amid tuition deliberations. Attendance included … Continue reading