By Ophelia Xie and Max Freebern As the 2020 Census steadily approaches, the federal government will once again attempt to count every resident in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau website, the Census has served as one of the most vital sources of data for all levels […]

By Jennifer Bianco Republished with permission from The Legislative Gazette  Do you know what’s in your tampons and pads? If not, soon you will, thanks to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s new law that requires menstrual product manufacturers to print their list of ingredients on the packages sold in New York State. […]

By Kelly Zhang SUNY New Paltz student Kelly Zhang puts together a composition for Kimberly Ruth’s Spring 2019 Digital Storytelling “The Brooklyn video was an idea that came to me after my study abroad in London. I was traveling around Europe and people just assumed that I was from Asia.  […]

SUNY New Paltz will host its distinguished speaker series on Monday, Oct. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Lecture Center room 100. Emmy Award-winning journalist Janus Adams and award-winning author and activist Ilyasah Shabazz will engage in an intergenerational discussion about personal and social responsibility. The event is open to the […]

UlsterCorps will host the 10th annual Zombie Escape on Saturday, Oct. 26 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Williams Lake located in Rosendale, New York. The rain date is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 27. The event includes a free 1K “Fun Run” for kids, a 5K timed race and […]

The SUNY New Paltz English Department will host a reception to honor the life of poet, scholar and professor Pauline Uchmanowicz. The event will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 18 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Coykendall Science Building auditorium. The event is open to faculty, staff, alumni […]

By Henry Mandel Warning: This video contains strong language, consumption of alcohol and drug use. This may not be suitable for younger audiences. Discretion advised. A SUNY New Paltz student-made film by Henry Mandel for Kimberly Ruth’s Spring 2019 Digital Storytelling class. Students in Ruth’s class were tasked to experiment […]

The SUNY New Paltz Biology Department welcomes all students to the campus greenhouse outside the Coykendall Science Building every Thursday beginning Oct. 10. Students can attend between 1-4 p.m. until Thursday, Dec. 5. The event is open to the public. The department aims to educate students and the community about […]

Updated as of Thursday, Oct. 10: On Thursday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that illnesses linked to vaping has grown by more than 200 cases in a week, now totaling 1299. Officials say that 27 people in total have died from vaping-related illnesses. On Tuesday, Gov. Cuomo […]

By Emma Reifschneider, Kerri Kolenski and Tessa Stroud In spring 2019, the School of Engineering and Science and the digital design and fabrication program sponsored a Harrington STEM seminar on the future of 3D printing. Students from Professor Kimberly Ruth’s Spring 2019 Digital Storytelling class interviewed educators and students about […]