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Student Internships

Student Internships

Madeline Nortz, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

There are many opportunities and experiences that we as students are excited to take advantage of during our time in college. Studying abroad, living in New York City, internships, fellowships, and more. While these are all amazing opportunities, many of us get so busy wrapped up in schoolwork, part-...

A New Exhibit at The Guggenheim

This photo is courtesy of The Guggenheim Museum.

Cross Nelson, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

The Guggenheim Museum in New York City has a team of visionary curators who continuously wow museum visitors with captivating art exhibitions and installations year after year. But this year, the curators decided that they wanted some assistance in curating an exhibition, and they passed their curatoria...

Dog Culture in New York City

Dog Culture in New York City

Averee Nelson, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

Man’s best friend is brought into an art form at The American Kennel Club’s Museum of the Dog, where faux barking echoes off of the elevated ceilings and where not a single real dog is in sight. Shadows of dogs are projected around the walls, drawing focus to the wide collection of tiny dog statues....

Tips to Get Through Finals

Tips to Get Through Finals

Gwen Attridge, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

With Thanksgiving falling so late this year, the end of the semester (or #FinalsSZN) has snuck up on us quicker than we ever could have imagined. One minute we were all relaxing with our family and friends, and the next we were all buried in work. It seems like no matter who you ask, no matter what maj...

MMC Directing Projects

MMC Directing Projects

Michael Dunlap, Guest Writer

December 16, 2019

Each semester, Marymount Manhattan College puts on what is known as the directing projects. This semester’s directing projects ran the weekend of the 6th - 8th of December. The directing projects are short plays or excerpts from longer plays that are entirely student-run productions. They are done ...

A New Glossier Location

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Rayiah Ross, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

Glossier is coming to Nordstrom, but not in the way you’d think. From December 3rd to February 16th, Glossier pop-up shops will be located in Nordstrom stores in Seattle, New York City, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Washington D.C. and Santa Anita. This is the fifth temporary retail space that Glossier has ...

Shaelyn McFadden & Rose Sheridan

Shaelyn McFadden & Rose Sheridan

Shelby Hall, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

The Collective is a combination of art, beauty, and magic. It is a collection of people from all talents and interests, joining forces to make art together. The Collective takes photos and makes artistic shots by incorporating paint, various costumes, and outfits and utilizing props. The Collectiv...

Kamala Harris Drops Out of the Election

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Neil Gunnion, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

Kamala Harris, the Democratic senator from California has announced that she will be leaving the race for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination. Harris, one of two black women serving in the United States Senate was considered one of the Democrats’ rising stars going in. Here’s what h...

Update on Esias Johnson

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Meg Masseron, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

As the end of the semester nears, the concerns of Marymount Manhattan students are not only surrounding finals or holiday travels. A common cause of worry regards Esias Johnson, the “person of interest” who began harassing the College the first week of October. The concerning situation had come to a halt ...

Self Defense Workshop

Self Defense Workshop

Rayiah Ross, Staff Writer

December 7, 2019

For three days of November, Marymount Manhattan College joined the Director of Residence Life and R.A.D certified instructor, Michelle Quock, in teaching students, faculty, and staff basic self-defense techniques. The self-defense workshops took place on Monday, Nov 11th at Cooper Square, Wednesday, Nov 13th at Nugent Hall 457, and Thursday, Nov 14th at t...

Cuffing Season and Mental Health

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Averee Nelson, Staff Writer

December 7, 2019

As the summer comes to an end, the dawn of fall is in the air. When the leaves turn from bright orange to a crinkly brown, and every person nearby is adorned with turtlenecks and scarves, that is the signal of the new season. Although, this season is not just about the chilly weather; this is the beg...

Reopening of the MOMA

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Cross Nelson, Staff Writer

December 7, 2019

On the brink of a new decade in history, the Museum of Modern Art has just reopened its doors to reveal a renovation fit for a modern age. In June of this year, the MoMA closed its doors and began a five-month-long, $450 million dollar renovation that has made the modern museum even more modern. For de...

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