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Congress introduces loan relief

By – 3 weeks ago

On Oct. 15, 2019, the House Committee on Education and Labor introduced the College Affordability Act (CAA) to overhaul the current system of increasing financial burden for higher education in…

Humans of Poughkeepsie: Morees Haddad

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Humans of Poughkeepsie is an ongoing project seeking to highlight Poughkeepsie residents and community members. Each featured member will share a collection of stories—connected or not—that reveal the multifaceted nature…

Political Roundup

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In Our Headlines… The U.S. debt increased by $205 billion in the past year. This varies sharply from President Trump’s promise to eliminate the federal deficit within eight years of…

Lawsuit threatens work visas

By – 1 month ago

A recent lawsuit threatens to eliminate or substantially cut the Optional Practical Training (OPT), an arrangement under which international students studying in the United States on F-1 visas can remain…

Two library thefts spark safety debate

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On Wednesday, Oct. 2, Diego Betancourt ’21 returned from the bathroom to his seat in the library and found that his backpack had been stolen. Footage displayed the culprit: a…

Political Roundup: Oct. 17

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[CW: The following paragraph discusses a shooting.] In Our Headlines… The City of Sacramento reached a $2.4 million settlement with the family of Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man who…