Category: Knight Voices

#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 — […]

My Life During a Pandemic

By Kenny Lo Staff Writer Living in the suburbs of the bustling New York metropolitan area, I remember a world so full of energy, so full of life. There were people in the streets, events happening, gatherings of all kinds and establishments open at different times of the […]

FDU Staff Still Offers Student Support — at a Distance

By Jhoana T. Merino-Martinez Staff Writer The COVID-19 pandemic forced abrupt changes in universities around the globe. Professors at FDU are expected to adapt their coursework to a new remote instruction. Though lessons and materials can always be adapted to some extent, it is unclear how non-academic departments […]