Farewell: A Year In Review

1 May , 2013  

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By Kassondra Granata It all started three years ago when I was a freshman at this University. I was not sure what to do, where to go and what the next step would be to pursue my career. I was uncertain if I was even interested in being a journalist; I always liked to write, […]

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Musical Theatre Club Impresses Crowd With ‘Spring Awakening’

1 May , 2013  

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By Chris Pace A few days before the grand opening of Spring Awakening, members of the Musical Theatre club put on a private showing to members of the Student Government Association. It is based off of 2006’s musical adaptation of Frank Wedekind’s 1917 original play. It’s a coming of age story that takes place in […]

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Netflix It! Escape From Alcatraz

1 May , 2013  

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By Kassondra Granata This March, a group from The Recorder traveled to San Francisco for the National College Media Convention. Alongside going to sessions and touring the beautiful city, the group took a tour of Alcatraz. Before it was the infamous prison, Alcatraz was the site of a U.S. military prison from the late 180s […]

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Merge Of Health Services And Wellness Center Underway

1 May , 2013  

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By Kassondra Granata Within the next year, the University Health Services and the Counseling and Wellness Center will join to become the Department of Wellness Services giving students a one-stop location for health care. “This is becoming a model throughout our health care system and for what we do here and what we need to […]

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Administration Aware Of Drop/Fail Withdrawal List

1 May , 2013  

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By Kassondra Granata Among the many lists and speculations that roam on CCSU’s campus, a course drop, fail, withdraw list has recently been brought to light by the Student Government Association. Administration said that they have seen the conjectured list and are taking action. University Provost Carl Lovitt said that the Administration is interested to […]

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New Senate Sworn In At Student Government

1 May , 2013  

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By Kassondra Granata After the ratification of the election results, President Eric Bergenn, Vice President Liz Braun and Treasurer Nick Alaimo gave up their seats last week after two years of service to the Student Government Association. In uniform, those who were not to return on the senate next semester left the general assembly table […]

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2013 Spring Drag Show

24 Apr , 2013  

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By Chris Pace The second drag show at CCSU was held in Alumni Hall on Thursday April 18 where drag queens from all over campus participated in the flamboyant show. At the fundraiser for True Colors, the queens would go up and sing and dance while audience members shelled out donations on stage. The first […]

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End The Embargo

24 Apr , 2013  

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By Joe Suszczynski Since 1960 the United States has held some form of embargo towards the country of Cuba. The main reason why the embargo was put in place was due to the Cold War and Cuba aligning itself with the Soviet Union who were our (United States) sworn enemy. Today there are still restrictions […]

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Kid Cudi

24 Apr , 2013  

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By Danny Contreras Kid Cudi is a special artist. When he broke through the mainstream in 2008 with his “Man on the Moon” debut album, he had amassed a cult following. The debut effort was a critically acclaimed concept album that appealed to fans of hip hop, pop and rap. It became the 2009 album […]

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Charities Benefit From C3’s Car Show

24 Apr , 2013  

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By Navindra Persuad CCSU’s Car Club hosted its 13th annual car show with its donations going towards the Boston Bombing charity fund and The American Heart Association honoring its former member Brian Wilson who died of a heart attack in 2008. The show opened on Saturday bringing in large crowds to view the different glossy […]

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