Rutgers University enjoyed its first presidential commencement speaker on May 15, at the New Brunswick campus graduation ceremony with President Obama.
President Barack Obama gave an intellectual speech at Rutgers New Brunswick’s Graduation 2016! As Rutgers New Brunswick students gathered for another year last September, a different feeling filled the atmosphere. The State School of New Jersey, nestled within a mazy grid of New Jersey highways, was experiencing the start of its 250th year as a school. This […]
An open mic night might look like a simple feature, but there’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes. Find out what the details are!
Learn the ins and outs of an open mic night. What is it like to work an open mic? How long does an open mic last on any given night? Who is responsible for setting up? What is involved during an open mic set-up? What genres of music are performed during an open mic? Who […]
With the recent closing of Pathmark, former employee, Ellen Mikel, shares her thoughts and feelings through an interview.
Ellen Mikel shares her side of the story of Pathmark closing. Over the years of shopping at the Pathmark in Montclair, I have noticed the change since the A&P took over ownership of the Pathmark some years ago. One of the things that stuck out was the lesser quality of some of the items. For […]
Rumors are circulating about the fate of the Pathmark of Montclair, and residents are wondering who will take over that space.
Searching for the new Pathmark tenant. The mystery of who will be the next tenant to take over the space that is presently occupied by the Pathmark still remains up in the air, at least as far as the general public knows. One thing is for sure, there will be a whole lot of people […]
A performance at the Monday Night Music Series became violent due to an angry fan.
Band harassed at Monday Night Music Series. A few weeks ago, members of the band Fast Forward and the head of the FBAL (Friends of the Bellevue Ave Library) were attacked and assaulted during a performance at a “Music Monday” night series sponsored by the Montclair Public Library’s Bellevue Avenue branch. According to a Montclair […]
Finding a part-time job is never a simple task. Use some of these tips to land you the perfect job that will be convenient for your employer and you!
The guide to finding a part-time job As a college student, when it comes to looking for a job to cover the expenses of food, gas, bills, etc., I’ve discovered that it’s not as easy as it looks. In fact, juggling a full-time college career and a job can actually be quite stressful. It is […]
Interested in vaping? Montclair is home to two local vape stores stocked with different vapes and dozens of different flavors you can choose from.
Is vaping a healthier alternative or hip trend? Besides the flashy mods you can purchase, the assortment of different flavors with crazy names like “Project X” and “Bavarian Crème,” what exactly are the benefits to switching over? First off, vaping doesn’t turn your teeth yellow or leave a rank odor. Additionally, switching over is very […]
Have you ever wondered what runs through a musician's head while they're performing? Some musicians try to get the best flow while they're on stage.
Inside a musician’s mind. Ever wonder what goes through the mind of a musician while performing? I would guess not a lot of people who attend performances even think about that. It’s hard to tell most of the time because you are viewing a performance from a distance. What are the mental stresses and constant long […]
Students often think they need to put distance between home and college. As application deadlines approach, we gathered four schools near yet far from home.
Universities for students seeking to put distance between home and school all while being a short car ride away. Is your high school senior “begging” to get out of the house, terrorizing you with threats of boarding as far away from home as possible at the start of college? You’re not alone. For many soon-to-be undergrads, seeking […]
Gender equality is important, and female students at Montclair State University are following the path they want to take.
Gender equality in the workforce is important. In every newspaper and news television show we see these days, the topic of equal pay and employment of women in the work force occurs regularly, followed by the lawsuits that are filed because women feel unjustified in these cases. Why do you think this happens? Because women […]