The Race for the White House: College’s students pick their candidate

October 20, 2004 Candida DeFonseca 0

On Nov. 2, the next president of the United States, either the incumbent George W. Bush or his opponent, Sen. John Kerry, will be chosen. Across the country, as well as the state and even at the College, the campaigns have kicked into high gear.

Kevin Kelly, sophomore English major, is one of the College’s students getting involved as a member of the Cinnaminson Republican Committee, as an intern for Sen. […]

Alternative medicines gaining legitimacy and popularity

October 20, 2004 David Rout 0

Acupuncture, herbal remedies, homeopathy – what really works? In the world of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), it just depends who you ask.

‘CAM,’ loosely defined, refers to any treatments – from herbs to massages – that are outside the norms of traditional medicine. […]

From hip-hop to card reading–courses teach unique skills

October 20, 2004 Katelyn DeRogatis 0

Here’s a riddle: What courses currently offered on campus involve the Ace of Pentacles, the “V” position, Missy Elliot and Wyclef and a needle and thread? No clue? Here’s a hint: the courses are free. The College Union Board (CUB) has reintroduced the “mini courses,” the commitment-free, interesting and diverse courses created and taught by students. […]

It’s never too late to teach a student new tricks

October 20, 2004 Daniela Flores 0

It’s 9:15 p.m. on a Wednesday night and at a dance studio five minutes from campus, 15 pairs of feet are tapping along to jazz. The students are dancing in two rows in front of a mirror and a teacher is watching their every step.

Despite the scrutiny, however, the studio has a very relaxed atmosphere. […]

Commuter students experience the best of both worlds

October 20, 2004 Daniela Flores 0

In one of the many hidden corners of Brower Student Center, you can find the home of the Off-Campus Student Organization (OCSO). The small lounge, equipped with a computer, television, microwave, refrigerator and plenty of seating space is home away from home for the College’s commuter students. […]

Sibling sleepover makes college a family affair

October 20, 2004 Tammy Tibbetts 0

Meaghan Fleck spent last Friday night like any College student might: she ate a not-so-delicious dinner at Eickhoff Dining Hall, watched a movie in the residence hall and later played Dance Dance Revolution down the hall.

What makes Meaghan’s night so unusual, however, is that she’s only nine years old. […]

Fit for a King and Queen

October 20, 2004 Paige Nestel 0

Oct. 10 to 16 marked a week of intense spirit, excitement and competition among students at the College as they took part in the annual Homecoming festivities.

Members from various campus clubs, Greek organizations and club sports teams participated in seven events throughout the week, culminating in Saturday’s Parade Fest and football game against Western Connecticut State University. […]

Saves the Day concert at CMJ well worth the drive

October 20, 2004 Ashley Marty 1

I’ll put this simply. There are very few events that would cause me to drive an hour and a half on the N.J. Turnpike during rush hour, sit in an hour of Lincoln Tunnel traffic in a bus and then drive an hour and a half back at 2 a.m.

What, you may ask, would cause me, a responsible college student, to throw caution to the wind? Saves the Day, my friends, Saves the Day. […]

Psychology graduate teaches to a different beat

October 20, 2004 Jaclyn English 0

The life of a musician has always had a certain allure: many dream about the glamour and decadence of the rock-star lifestyle. Danny Britt, a 1995 College alumnus, was not immune to these feelings – he was drawn to the drums and started playing them at age 12. […]

Student Reading Series brings alumni back for special homecoming

October 20, 2004 Nicole Grieco 0

Ink, the College’s creative writing organization, welcomed back four recent graduates for a different kind of homecoming on Oct. 8. A small but intimate turnout of friends and strangers chose to forego their other appointments (including the second presidential debate) to enjoy the first Student Reading Series (SRS) event of the semester. […]

Goodbye to a real life hero–Follow-Up

October 20, 2004 Scott Napolitano 0

Editor’s note: Scott Napolitano attended a speech by Christopher Reeve on Sept. 29, and wrote about his experience in the Oct. 6 issue of The Signal. Below, he shares his reaction to the actor’s recent death.

I’ve been told that your childhood ends when one of your heroes passes away and you wake up the next day feeling that much older. […]

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