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Iona strives for sustainability through partnership with Cenergistic

Stacey Franciamore, Editor-in-Chief
September 23, 2020

In an effort to reduce its carbon footprint, Iona College has been working with Cenergistic, a leading energy conservation firm, to help reduce the consumption of oil, natural gas, water and electricity on campus. With the goal of saving over $2.5 million in energy costs and reducing energy consumption by roughly 20% in the next five years, Iona has made it a priority to practice sustainability and...

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Krystal Ortiz, News Editor
September 18, 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 Coronavirus update.    According to the CDC, the total amount of COVID-19 cases in the United States has passed 6 million as of Sept. 8. As New York...

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Greek organizations take pledge against hazing

Mary Conroy, Staff Writer
September 18, 2020

The sisters of Phi Sigma Sigma and the brothers of Pi Kappa Phi held an event called “These Hands Don’t Haze”  on the Spellman Portico on Sept. 7.    The annual event is a national pledge to prevent hazing as well as intervene and report hazing if one sees it occurring. Both Greek organizations united to take a pledge against hazing to keep each other accountable for the...

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