Category: Student Lifestyle

Mental Health Services Offered via Phone/ZOOM

By Nancy Sanchez-Diaz Entertainment Editor With the coronavirus pandemic ongoing and the semester over, students can still get mental health services through the university.  The uncertainty of Summer 2020, a time many use to enroll in internship opportunities and jobs, has caused an increased amount of stress and […]

FDU’s Class of 2020 Virtually Honored

By Nancy Sanchez-Diaz Staff Writer And just like that, the Class of 2020 became part of the FDU alumni community.  FDU’s first “virtual” conferral of degrees took place via the FDU website homepage and YouTube Live on Monday, May 18.  With more than 3,200 graduates this year, students […]

Joshua Germain Top Student Honoree at 2020 Graduation

By Jhoana T. Merino-Martinez  Staff Writer Joshua Germain, of Hamilton, N.J., will address fellow graduates at commencement on Monday, May 18, as the representative of the student body. He is this year’s Metropolitan Campus Student Pinnacle Award recipient, the highest honor the university bestows on a student.  The […]

How to Ace Finals During the Pandemic

THE EQUINOX STAFF With all the uncertainty in these times of COVID-19, final exams will be exceptionally tough.   But it doesn’t have to be! Online finals are still finals, and The Equinox is here to give you some fast tips on how to own this (unusual) testing season.  […]

Class Registration Causes Major Stress Before Finals

By Elizabeth Scalzo News Editor  Registration for fall 2020 classes, which began April 27 at 8 a.m., has frustrated students. Jennifer Malti, a sophomore majoring in communications, told The Equinox that she found out about changes from friends.   “I was ready to register days in advance until I […]