IN(Ward) Move to Jersey City 

By: Yasleen Trinidad and Bridget Whitfield As a part of their identity series, the Jersey City Theater Center invited the dancers of DRIGG productions to Merseles Studio for a special performance called, IN (Ward) on April 22nd through the 23rd. Founded by dancers, Khadija Ahmaddiya and Mark Castera, DRIGG Productions is a Philadelphia-based dance and…

Staying Healthy in Jersey City

By Bridget Whitfield and Blaire Conner Walking down Grove street in Jersey City, there’s a small artisanal coffee shop on every corner, with  plenty of organic food markets, juice bars, yoga studios, and vegetarian restaurants. But walk a few blocks over, the healthy offerings  changes dramatically.  With chicken shacks, hole-in-the wall Chinese spots, and $1…

A Long Chapter Ends for a New One to Begin

    All of your life, sports have made your world go around. From the moment you can remember, you’ve been in the gym or on the field playing and practicing the game. It was your first love, the one thing you truly gave your one hundred percent effort, and has shaped you into the…

Rising Alcohol Violations on Campus

By Callan Sheridan and Bridget Whitfield Susan* hears a distant knock on the apartment door from where she was standing in the kitchen. It means nothing to her, as she reaches for a snack in her friend’s kitchen. Suddenly, liquor bottles are being shoved into cupboards and beer cans into the garbage. She hears the…