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Dr. Hilary Jones  reflects on women in entrepreneurship

Dr. Hilary Jones reflects on women in entrepreneurship

Tiffany Persaud, Assistant Features & Lifestyle Editor March 11, 2021

Since the boom of women entering the workforce in the 1960s, women have had a tumultuous time making themselves equal to men. It’s Women’s History Month, and as a female-led newspaper, we want...

Gael chat: Dream jobs

Tiffany Persaud, Staff Writer September 18, 2020

Iona College is well known for its LaPenta School of Business, but students are also well-versed in the various majors and minors on campus. Ranging from those in the STEM field, business and liberal arts,...

Student Spotlight

Aliyah Rodriguez, Staff Writer May 15, 2020

Atira Barber-Ellis Year: Senior Major: Public Relations Involvement: Vice President for BSU, Captain of the BSU Dance Team, Praise Dancer with Mission and Ministry Why did you choose your major? It...

Farewell to seniors

Julia Fabrizio, Features Editor May 15, 2020

Iona has been home to the senior class over the past four years, but as the semester nears its end, seniors are reflecting on all their memories and experiences from their time at Iona. Senior Kaitlin...

Dr. Cosby re ects on life, career, Black History Month

Aliyah Rodriguez, Features Assistant February 27, 2020

Dr. Nadine Cosby Department: Media and Strategic Communications   Where did you grow up? How was your family situation? “I was actually born in Jamaica. My parents moved here when I was...

Dominique Lopez plans on getting her master's degree and a doctorate in business so can work towards starting her

Student Spotlight

Julia Fabrizio, Features Editor February 1, 2020

Dominique Lopez Year: Junior Major: Business Management Involvement: BSU, BSU Dance Team, Fashion Club, Resident Assistant   Why Iona? I have a twin brother here, and he committed...

Cordaro says joining the Gaels Activities Board was the best decision she made at Iona.

Student Spotlight

Julia Fabrizio, Features Editor October 17, 2019

Name: Alyssa Cordaro Year: Senior Major: Mass Communication Concentration: Broadcast Media Minor: Criminal Justice Clubs/Organizations: Gaels Activities Board (GAB), Iona College TV (ICTV),...

Faculty Spotlight

Faculty Spotlight

Maria Desir, Staff Writer October 4, 2019

What is your role here at Iona? “I’m currently the senior career development specialist for the Gerri Ripp Center for Career Development. I’ve been working in the career center for seven years and...

Dominique Lopez September 5, 2019

Dominique Lopez Year: Junior Major: Business Management Involvement: BSU, BSU Dance Team, Fashion Club, Resident Assistant Why Iona? I have a twin brother here, and he committed to Iona...

Ravyne chose her major because her goal in high school was to work at BuzzFeed.

Student Spotlight

Julia Fabrizio, Assistant Features Editor April 19, 2019

Name: Ravyne Slaughter Year: Junior Major: Mass Communications, Concentration in Public Relations Minor: Social Work Clubs and Activities: Gamma Lambda Rho Sorority, executive board member...

Brother Devlin sets out some of the products donated to the food pantry in his office.

Brother Devlin’s food pantry on campus helps students

Daniel Macri, Staff Writer April 16, 2019

Every college student can understand the difficulty that comes with balancing their finances and academics. Having noticed the struggle of students to afford meals, Brother J. Kevin Devlin decided to start...

Schultz credits her involvement in the Iona community to joining Greek Life her freshman year.

Student Spotlight

Julia O’Regan, Features Editor February 28, 2019

Name: Hannah Schultz Year: Senior Major: Environmental Studies,Concentration in Political Science Clubs and Activities: President of the Council of Greek Governance, Gael Community Ambassador...

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