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Hofstra to host third consecutive presidential debate

Hofstra University has been named the host of the first presidential debate, to be held on Sept. 26, after Wright State University announced that it had pulled out Tuesday. 213 more words

TKE suspended through spring 2017 semester

Mere hours after being cleared of hazing charges, the fraternity Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) found out they were suspended again. TKE has been suspended through the 2017 spring semester for violating the terms of the temporary suspension that were in place as the University investigated the organization for the hazing allegations. 1,977 more words

Kasich visits Hofstra as students consider candidates

Presidential candidates are gearing their campaigns toward New York as the state primary, set for April 19, rapidly approaches. Ohio Governor John Kasich, a candidate for the Republican nomination, came to Hofstra for a town hall on April 4, where he was met with open arms from some local community members, and tough questions from several students. 1,150 more words

Lifters power their way to the top

The Hofstra Powerlifting Club is proving it is a force to be reckoned with after two lifters broke a total of three world records at a Revolution Powerlifting Syndicate (RPS) competition on March 19. 726 more words

Sen. Schumer launches #InTheRed Campaign

With 40 million people owing over $1 trillion in student loan debt, N.Y. Sen. Chuck Schumer and other Senate Democrats launched the #InTheRed campaign in conjunction with the Reducing Education Debt (RED) Act, which aims to make college debt free. 1,253 more words

Music Fest faces downsizing due to smaller budget

This year will mark the 10th anniversary of Hofstra’s student-run concert, Music Fest. However despite being allocated about one-fourth of the Student Government Association’s (SGA) budget, Hofstra Concerts and Entertainment Unlimited are struggling financially to make this year’s concert even better than the rest. 905 more words

Student petition earns 800 supporters and seeks change

This week the Hofstra Pride has been roaring, calling for action on an issue weighing heavily on some students’ bank accounts. With 799 signatures as of Monday night, an online petition has created dialogue in the community about a policy idea that would pay for students’ transportation costs when commuting to New York City for an internship. 950 more words