Category: Student Lifestyle

Electric Cars: New Jersey’s Next Big Step

By Kyle Huber Guest Writer In 2012, New Jersey registered 338 electric cars. Today, there are 23,000 and the state recently announced its goal of having at least 330,000 zero-emission-vehicles registered by 2025. This growth in ownership of electric vehicles may be driven by price. This summer, the […]

NJ Transit: A Pricey Option

By Jessica McMahon Guest Writer The majority of students at Fairleigh Dickinson University commute to classes traveling to and from campus, with hundreds if not thousands of solo drivers, daily filling acres of parking lots or arriving on campus via NJ Transit buses or trains. According to a […]

FDU Attends NY Vs. NY Football Game in NJ

By Anthony Covino Sports Editor The Student Union Building continued its “Explore Series” with a trip this past Sunday to the New York Giants and New York Jets game. This was a highly anticipated event on the schedule because this was the first time these two teams played […]

Celebrating and Serving Veterans on Campus

By Patricia Ressell-Deras Opinion Editor HACKENSACK – The annual Veterans Day Ceremony was held on Monday afternoon in front of Dickinson Hall on the Metropolitan campus. The speakers at this year’s ceremony could be described as an all-star veteran line up, ranging from a student veteran to faculty […]

Avoiding the Pitfall That Is Fake News

By Admir Durakovic Editor-in-Chief Don’t fall into the fake news trap. Paul Dunphy, a research and instruction librarian at the Giovatto Library, held a workshop on avoiding fake news. The only student in attendance was this reporter. That didn’t stop Dunphy from sharing his advice.  “Fake news was […]