Governor Cuomo Calls on National Guard to Aid New York Coronavirus Outbreak

By: Thomas Curry As New York City remains the epicenter of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the United States, Democratic New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced plans to call on the National Guard to aid efforts in eradicating coronavirus in New York.  In a conference on March 27, Gov. Cuomo spoke to soldiers of the Read More …

CUA Moves to All-Online Classes Following Spring Break

By Katie Ward University President John Garvey announced on Wednesday, March 18 that classes would continue to be taught online through the remainder of the semester, and residence halls would remain closed, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The campus was closed, and all athletics events, team practices, recreational activities, and student organization events planned for Read More …

Knives Out: a Celebration of Compassion and Originality

By Noelia Veras Rian Johnson’s latest film, Knives Out, is thrilling, mysterious, and extremely intricate. The film has been compared to the incredibly well renowned works of Agatha Christie. Knives Out has done particularly well with audiences and was nominated for Best Screenplay at the Oscars earlier this year.  The film follows the death of Read More …

Are Pass/Fail Options Becoming a Reality for Homebound Students?

By Angela Hickey With the Catholic University of America  spring semester now strictly online, many students are wondering how this will affect the overall grading process. The move to online learning prompted students to take the initiative and advocate for a pass/fail system in order to help ease the transition that many are having trouble Read More …

Weekend Election Update (3/27)

Courtesy of The New York Post By Jeremy Perillo As the United States, and the world, continues to battle COVID-19, the 2020 election campaign has been shuttered by constant news coverage of the deadly pandemic. Fortunately, for President Trump, that means more media/news exposure for himself, and less exposure to Democratic candidates, former vice president Read More …

How’s the Economy Looking? – A Brief Overview

Courtesy of the Foreign Policy Research Institute By Chris Carey For months, the United States’ economy steadily chugged along. Typical economic indicators such as GDP, which measures how much is produced; inflation, which measures the value of money; and interest rates, which determine loans and investment, have been seemingly so good that continued growth has Read More …