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By Nia Sanders Web Editor asp_online@hotmail.com Apri 28, 2015 The college experience becomes a reality for most students once they step on campus. They see it on television, movies constantly …

By Francesca McGuire Contributing Writer opinions.asp@gmail.com April 28, 2015 “Shut the fuck up!” I heard a student scream from the third floor of an Indian Quad dorm. It was a Sunday …

By Al Masino Contributing Writer opinions.asp@gmail.com April 28, 2015 The 2016 Presidential Elections are more than a year away, yet the speculations have already begun. On the Republican side, we …

By Michelle Checchi Editor-in-Chief asp_online@hotmail.com March 31, 2015 The democratic process at the University at Albany is suffering. The Student Activity Fee, which funds the Student Association as well as clubs …

By Nia Sanders Web Editor asp_online@hotmail.com March 31, 2015 There is a common misconception that majoring in the humanities and social sciences curriculums are impractical. People who major in these …

By Jacob Spiegel Staff Writer opinions.asp@gmail.com March 31, 2015 The Student Activity Fee is now voluntary due to a recent Student Association vote. The Student Activity Fee is a $100 charge …

By Kevin Mercado Opinions Editor opinions.asp@hotmail.com March 31, 2015 College campuses are supposed to be the safest communities around, but when the University Police Department sends a text in the middle …

By Caroline Pain Staff Writer theaspnews@gmail.com March 25, 2015   Several hundred people had gathered in front of the City Hall of Rouen, in the north of France. It was about …

By Kevin Mercado Opinions Editor opinions.asp@gmail.com March 10, 2015 In recent weeks, Albany has received tons of snowfall and the retaliative efforts plowers have made are futile.    Albany has …

By Ada Mbogu Copy Editor asp.copyeditor@gmail.com March 10, 2015 A woman’s body is a powerful tool. Our curves can be used to sway perspectives and judgments into our favor and …