Category: Knight Voices

Athletes Seek Racial Sensitivity Changes in FDU Athletics

By Nancy Sanchez-DiazEntertainment Editor  In light of the Black Lives Matter protests across the country, FDU athletes have asked Athletic Director Bradford Hurlbut for changes in athletics. Natalia Toby, a Fairleigh Dickinson All-American fencer who graduated as a marketing major in May, requested a Zoom meeting with Hurlbut […]

FDU Students React to Fall Semester Reopening

By Jhoana T. Merino-Martinez  News Editor   Students are giving mixed reactions to FDU’s initial rollout of plans to reopen campus in the fall — just a few months away. The semester will begin a week earlier, on Monday, Aug. 17, and exams will finish on Tuesday, Nov. 24, […]

#BlackoutTuesday Sweeps FDU Student Orgs’ Instagrams

By Elizabeth ScalzoEditor-in-Chief The hashtag #blackouttuesday is rolling across the Instagram feeds of FDU students today.  Consisting of a post of a black screen with the caption #blackouttuesday, this viral social-media movement has caught on with many FDU student organizations.  Below are screenshots of just a few of […]

Should Tuition be Reduced for the Fall Semester?

By Nancy Sanchez-Diaz Entertainment Editor Students are evaluating tuition costs for the 2020-21 academic year following President Christopher Capuano’s announcement Friday of FDU’s decision to condense the fall semester. The semester is now slated to start one week early, Aug. 17, and end on Tuesday, Nov. 24 — […]