Save money using student benefits

Image by GotCredit licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) By: Brittany Rosso LEWISTON, N.Y.- Sure, being a college student has its downfalls: stress, student debt, busy schedules and anxiety can surely contribute. However, there are also many perks, aside from educational benefits, that being a student has to offer. Let’s take … Continue reading Save money using student benefits

Attendance policies in college; a yes or no

By Brittany Rosso LEWISTON, N.Y.- Attendance policies are put in place in many aspects of our lives and have been for many years. From intermediate school to college and even part-time jobs and careers. Our ability to “show up” has always been graded or monitored in some sense. But why is that? Is it actually … Continue reading Attendance policies in college; a yes or no

Come As You Are; NEDA Week

By Brittany Rosso   LEWISTON, N.Y. - On Feb. 25, thousands of women and men will come together to shine a light on eating disorders in honor of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. The annual week extends through March 3, and serves as a way to educate the public, spread hopeful messages and put resources … Continue reading Come As You Are; NEDA Week

A horror story you won’t want to miss

By: Brittany Rosso NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - On Oct. 12, Netflix viewers got one of the most exciting horror stories of the year. "The Haunting of Hill House," a TV series adaptation from the 1959 novel “The Haunting of Hill House,” is far beyond your average ghost story. Since its release, it has taken off … Continue reading A horror story you won’t want to miss

Victoria’s Secret, or should we say “Victoria’s Truths?”

By: Brittany Rosso NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - Following the recording of the 2018 annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, interesting comments surfaced sparking instant controversy and disbelief on the internet. A few days after the show, their chief marketing officer, Ed Razek, released a harsh comment in an interview with Vogue Magazine. The interview was published … Continue reading Victoria’s Secret, or should we say “Victoria’s Truths?”

Professors speak out on mental health

By: Brittany Rosso "I fear our profession has lost some of the humanity it used to have."- Survey Participant. NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - In an anonymous survey, professors had the chance to share their opinions towards faculty mental health first-aid training. Out of approximately 100 recipients of the survey, 35 chose to respond. Areas that … Continue reading Professors speak out on mental health

Coldplay prepares to celebrate 20 years with something unlike any other

By: Brittany Rosso NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - Many bands celebrate anniversaries- but none quite like this. To celebrate it’s 20 year anniversary, Coldplay will be releasing a secret project, “A Head Full of Dreams.” This documentary film brings the band's past two decades to life again to celebrate its anniversary. The film is set to … Continue reading Coldplay prepares to celebrate 20 years with something unlike any other

Mental health: bridging the gap

By: Brittany Rosso and Ava Mrozik NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - In a world where core mental health issues are rising each and every day, it is crucial for the Niagara University community to consider beyond the basics of mental health awareness and investigate what can further be done. NU must not only address the basic ways … Continue reading Mental health: bridging the gap

Modernity has failed us

By: Brittany Rosso NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, N.Y. - Socially-shocking truths of society are here for us all to see, and conveniently, they are all aligned with a lyrical portrayal and mash-up of clips from the horror story we are living in 2018. Yeah, the one you may have been a bit blind-sided to, until now that … Continue reading Modernity has failed us

Local paranormal activity awaits you this Halloween season

By Brittany Rosso You may be wondering what else the Halloween season offers when it comes to local activities besides your average fall festivities. If pumpkin picking, corn-mazes or scary hayrides don't satisfy your needs for Halloween entertainment, these local places will likely have you anxiously waiting to visit. These three local properties offer great … Continue reading Local paranormal activity awaits you this Halloween season