The Concordiensis

William Seward, Harriet Tubman statue unveiled at library

Kristin Hazelton, Contributing Writer

May 23, 2019

The Schenectady County Public Library received an new addition to its campus this past Friday. The library was chosen to be the site of a new statue featuring Harriet Tubman and William Seward, class of 1820. According to Emeritu...

Dinner & dialogue around diversity: What makes something funny?

Sarah Tritt, Staff Writer

May 16, 2019

What makes something funny? This was the question raised Tuesday night, at dinner and discussion around diversity, a weekly event put on by Union’s Campus Protestant Ministry. George Woodzell, a member of the Schenectady com...

Students express doubt in the Office of Title IX at town hall

Alex Appel and Daniel Wilcox, Editor-in-Chief and News Editor

May 16, 2019

Several students expressed dissatisfaction and distrust in the Title IX Office, because of the perceived failure of the office in the past, especially in regards to responding to rape allegations. These feelings were expressed by more...

Information sessions held for sororities from around campus

Alexandra Merrill, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2019

This past week, the first Panhellenic event geared towards potential new members was held to introduce each sorority offered on the Union College campus. “Meet the Sororities” happened on Thursday, April 18 in the Reamer Au...

Outing Club spent weekend hiking and camping Lake George

Haley Newman, Contributing Writer

April 18, 2019

On Saturday April 6 the Outing Club traveled to Lake George. Lake George is a town perched on the edge of the Adirondacks and with many mountains to choose from, it was hard for the Outing Club to decide on a location for their lat...

Journalist announced as 225 Annual Commencement Speaker

Megan Brown, News Editor

April 18, 2019

As the 2018-19 academic year comes to a close, the speaker for the 225 annual commencement at graduation has been announced. The new President and Senior Executive Producer of CBS News Susan Zirinsky, has been given this opportun...

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