Underage Drinking: An Epidemic? (JRNL 010 Final Project)

  ***AUTHOR'S NOTE: Last names and other indicators have been omitted from interviewees and pictures to protect their anonymity*** A Penn State freshman and pledge member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity chapter, Timothy Piazza, died as a result of alcohol induced injuries. His fraternity brothers and fellow students failed him when they waited hours … Continue reading Underage Drinking: An Epidemic? (JRNL 010 Final Project)

SUNY Students and Parents React to Free Tuition Plan

At 11:00 a.m., April 12, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) signed into effect the Excelsior Scholarship. This plan, touted as the “Free College Plan,” comes with some caveats and leaves New Yorkers with pressing questions. Supporters include Senator Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. “College is what high school was 70 years ago. College is not … Continue reading SUNY Students and Parents React to Free Tuition Plan