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LIU Supportive of ALL Students

BY: CHASE MELVIN Amongst the various programs and services offered at Long Island University’s Brooklyn Campus, Student Support Services stands as one of the most interesting and unique. Run by an experienced, jovial and multicultural staff, LIU Student Support Services (SSS) exists to encourage and support qualified students with disabilities with the appropriate accommodations to […]

Long Island University’s Mission to Vote

  BY: KEELEY IBRAHIM This Tuesday kicked off Long Island University’s campaign, LIU Votes. The mission of the campaign seeks to empower and remind young students to use their voice and vote. The LIU Votes campaign was started by Christopher Williams, Associate Vice President of Public Policy and Government Relations. Long Island University’s CW Post […]

Class of 2012: A Bright New Future or Financial Struggle?

BY: KAREN MILLER The time is here for seniors at Long Island University’s Brooklyn Campus to walk down the aisle at their graduation ceremony toward a new beginning.  Today’s questionable job market has hit them with a harsh reality that they were not prepared for. Research has shown that the job market is especially turbulent […]

Digital Age: Seawanhaka Website Launches

BY: KAREN MILLER The moment has finally arrived: Seawanhaka has launched an official website. The staff members of Seawanhaka are proud to make the voice of Long Island University’s Brooklyn Campus even more accessible to students.  For the first time, current and past editions of Seawanhaka can be read online via iPads, laptops and mobile […]

AP, NY Times and Al Jazeera Among Polk Winners

BY: MICHELE CANCEL In memory of George W. Polk, a CBS journalist who was executed covering the Civil War in Greece of 1948, LIU’s Kumble Theater is holding it’s 63rd annual George Polk Awards in Journalism ceremony. Winners of the Polk Awards will be chosen by a bureau of Long Island University’s faculty members and […]

Le Grand Triomphe: LIU’s Model UN Team Wins Again in France

BY: REBEKAH GORDON “On ne fait rien de grand sans de grands hommes, et ceux-ci le sont pour l’avoir voulu.” (“Nothing great is done without great men, and they are great because they wanted it.”) Charles De Gaulle, a well-respected French military leader and statesman, wrote those words and there is nothing better that encapsulates […]

Alliances Made, Safe Zones Established, and LGBTQ Community Raises Its Voice

BY: LINDSEY WALKER For the first time in over a decade, LIU’s LGBTQ community has created a presence and is making it known. More and more students, faculty, and administrators are speaking out against homophobia and working to increase awareness of LGBTQ issues on campus. With the recent establishment of both the Queer-Straight Alliance (QSA) […]