Marist Introduces Sexual Assault Survey

The Office of Student Conduct has released a survey to all students in order to assess Marist’s climate of sexual assault and student’s perceptions on the school’s response to sexual…

Priority Points Causing Confusion and Contention

  Students across the spectrum are grappling with the realities of one of Marist’s trademarks: priority points. First introduced in 2006, the Marist priority point system is a merit-based housing…

How a meat-lover went vegan

It is a topic met with constant curiosity, a little trepidation and a touch of resentfulness.  It has been coined a fad, a bandwagon and put off as another one…

Call to Empathy

In under a day, the American dream took a stark turn to a populism driven repudiation of what we have all come to know as our government.  The rejection of…

Marist takes the Poughkeepsie Loop

One thing most Marist students are guaranteed to have in common is that we’re all constantly trying to stretch a dollar.  And unfortunately for underclassmen especially, transportation is one of…

SNL surfs waves of political satire

Throughout its soaring highs and dismal lows, NBC’s Saturday Night Live has been an encapsulation of American culture and politics since it’s start in 1975.  Returning for it’s 42nd season…

How students are registering to vote

From snapchat filters to Katy Perry stripping, new voters are being enticed to join the democratic process in a variety of unprecedented ways.   Beginning in the 1990’s with organizations…