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Outfits similar to those worn by victims were displayed in Burke Lounge to show that clothing does not matter for the perpetrator.

‘What Were You Wearing?’ showcases importance of awareness about sexual assault

Emily Varker, Copy Editor May 5, 2022

A unique and powerful exhibit, “What Were You Wearing?,” was held in Burke Lounge as a collaboration between the Fashion Club, Office of Residential Life, Office of Mission and Ministry and the brand-new...

Recipents of commencent awards of the 17th Gael Awards pose for a picture.

17th annual Gael Awards celebrate student excellence

Jocelyn Arroyo-Ariza, News Editor May 5, 2022

What has been affectionately referred to as Iona’s Oscars, the 17th annual Gael Awards returned to a fully in-person setting for the first time since the start of the pandemic on April 25. The award...

Seniors in Media and Strategic Communications Department advocate for mental health

Emily Varker, Copy Editor May 5, 2022

Four seniors hosted an event to spread mental health awareness to their fellow college students on April 20 for their capstone project for MSC 499.   One of the main parts of the event was the student...

Dr. Wheeler named president of SUNY New Paltz

Margaret Dougherty, Editor-In-Chief May 5, 2022

Provost Dr. Darrell P. Wheeler has been named president of SUNY New Paltz, as announced in a campus-wide email sent by President Carey on May 3.   Over the past four years at Iona College, Dr. Wheeler...

Ionas new campus set to open Spring 2023.

NewYork-Presbyterian Iona School of Health Sciences set to open spring 2023

Jocelyn Arroyo-Ariza, News Editor May 5, 2022

Iona’s second campus in Bronxville is set to open its doors next year. Renovations of what once was Concordia College are currently underway.  To celebrate the start of renovations on the new campus,...

The 13th annual Scholars Day allowed students to demonstrate their research projects.

Iona Scholars Day returns in person after two years

Jocelyn Arroyo-Ariza, News Editor April 21, 2022

Iona hosted the 13th annual Scholars Day event on April 7. Since 2020, the event has been held virtually because of the pandemic. This was the first year that it returned in person. Students presented...

Exhibition catalog written by Iona professor added to world-renowned Uffizi Gallery Liberia

Jocelyn Arroyo-Ariza, News Editor April 21, 2022

After Thomas Ruggio, a professor of visual arts at Iona College, discovered that a missing Baroque masterpiece was hidden in plain sight at Holy Family Church in New Rochelle, the painting led to interesting...

$1 Million raised at Iona College’s 2022 Trustees Scholarship Award Gala

Jocelyn Arroyo-Ariza, News Editor April 21, 2022

On March 31, 2022, the college’s annual Trustees Scholarship Award Gala raised $1 million for deserving students. The gala, which celebrated notable business and community leaders that promote Iona’s...

The nationally acclaimed college continues to be recognized for its constant progress.

Iona College ranks in top 4% in ROI in latest Georgetown University report

Jocelyn Arroyo-Ariza, News Editor March 31, 2022

Previously ranking in the top six percent in 2019, Iona climbed in rankings in the newest George University  Center on Education and the Workforce (CEW) report. According to the recent report, Iona rose...

Students know its going to be a bad day when they hear a loud exhaust at 7 am.

Rev your engines louder

Tiffany Persaud, Features & Lifestyle Editor March 31, 2022

We’ve all seen the obnoxiously loud BMW’s skidding around campus. Does it make you feel masculine? Does it boost your testosterone levels when you rev your engine so loud it triggers the PTSD of war...

Over twenty unknown people enter Conese as front desk worker plays Minecraft

Margaret Dougherty, Editor-In-Chief March 31, 2022

More than twenty unidentified people entered Conese Hall on Monday without showing any form of identification.   The unknown individuals entered during the 5-7 shift of Anthony Harkin, a sophomore...

Auditions will be hosted in Burke Lounge for the next school clown

Iona looking to hire student clown, auditions to held in Burke Lounge on April 1

Jocelyn Arroyo-Ariza, News Editor March 31, 2022

By Jocelyn Arroyo-Ariza  Are you looking to be more involved? Feeling that quarter-life crisis approaching? Are you funny enough to make the Tik Tok obsessed generation laugh? Audition to be Iona’s...

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