Pregnancy during Covid-19

By Shirley Montesdeoca, Class of 2021 Discomfort, sleepless nights, the constant sensation of itchiness, and yellowing of the skin, are the symptoms of a condition called cholestasis during pregnancy. Lisbeth Racines, a 29-year-old mother of two was diagnosed with a high-risk pregnancy for both pregnancies. She was five months pregnant when she was diagnosed with…

Sunday, December 6, 2020

Originally posted on The College Care Chronicles: :
Children’s Mental Health Expert on Rethinking the Approach to Distance Learning In Minnesota, students in grades K-12 just wrapped up their first full week of distanced learning. Schools across the state were forced to close due to the rapid rise in cases throughout the state. Students are struggling…

Two Communities Connected by Location but Divided by Spirits

By Neidy Gutierrez, Class of 2020 Saint Peter’s University and McGinley Square are two communities intertwined with one another, but according to some people, somehow divided. For years, the university has attracted new people into the area helping create business. Locals seem to love the idea that the university has been part of the evolution…

History in Photographs

By Neidy Gutierrez, Class of 2020 Over the years, McGinley Square has evolved into the fast-moving town that it is. Through renovations of buildings, destruction of old buildings and construction of new ones, McGinley has overgone years of gentrification. Take a trip down memory lane and check out how some of today’s popular buildings looked…

Karl Horvat of Sticky Fingrs

By Michael Hester, Class of 2019   Karl Horvat is the Chief Operations Officer of Sticky Fingrs, a company that specializes in making the world’s first fingertip grinder for marijuana and medicinal herbs. Horvat and his team have been working on this since March of 2017 and they officially launched their product three months ago….

Mariah on Medical Marijuana

By Annalisa Leite, Class of 2019   When Mariah wakes up in the morning and her daily stretches don’t help her get rid of her pain, she turns to her newest prescription medication, Medical Marijuana.  Mariah began taking medical marijuana last February for chronic pain and anxiety. At first, she would make her own oils…

Prevention: The Fight Against Legalization

By Annalisa Leite, Class of 2019 “A stronger and fairer New Jersey embraces comprehensive criminal justice reform — including a process to legalize marijuana,” said Governor Philip Murphy during his Inauguration speech on January 16, 2018. Since Murphy became governor, New Jersey has been waiting for legalization to become a reality. On November 26th, New…