The Ionian

Krystal Ortiz, News Editor
May 15, 2020

The Student Life Diversity Committee hosted the annual Multicultural Recognition Ceremony to celebrate and promote diversity in the Iona community on May 8. The event was coordinated by the SLDC. The committee iscomprised of members from the Division of Student Life, such as the Counseling Center, the Office of Mission and Ministry, the Office of Student Development and the Office of Residential Life, according to Melissa Aponte, director of student development. One of the members from the SLDC,...

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Krystal Ortiz, News Editor
May 15, 2020

Throughout our hectic student lives, we should always remain aware of what is happening around us. In this column, I find the most significant things going on around the world and provide you with a small blurb of all the nitty-gritty details! Here are some of the major events that have been happening:   General COVID-19 Update.   COVID-19 continues to spread globally and has effectively breached the White House, adding to the 6,389 total cases in the District of Columbia....

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Krystal Ortiz, News Editor
April 30, 2020

The Counseling Center is hosting a series of events in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month from April 14 to April 30.   The events include “Messages of Hope and Inspiration,” “Trauma Informed Yoga,” “Demin Day” and “Cosplay is not Consent.”   The events were hosted by the Counseling Center and were designed to bring awareness about sexual assault to students and faculty.   “The overall goals for SAAM events are to promote social norms that protect...

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