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Greek Life saves local organizations at Iona College

Students gathered on the steps of the Spellman Portico and were led by Dean of Students Joel Quintong as they chanted “Save local orgs.” 

Photo Credit - Nicholle Parsons
November 15, 2020

Council for Greek Governance President Siena Clarke and Service Management Chair Nicholle Parsons organized a demonstration in protest of the expansion of national Greek organizations at Iona College in...

Chemical Society celebrates Mole Day despite move to virtual setting

Chemical Society celebrates Mole Day despite move to virtual setting
November 2, 2020

The Chemical Society hosted a Mole Day event to commemorate Avogadro’s number on Oct. 23.     The Chemical Society, known as the chemistry club, is a student affiliate chapter of the...

Counseling Center discusses power in relationships

Counseling Center discusses power in relationships
October 16, 2020

The Counseling Center hosted “Let’s Talk About Power,” a conversation around power in relationships, as part of their “Circles of Support: Love Shouldn’t Hurt” program via Zoom on Oct. 8.     This...

AIL hosts Marvel Con Illustrator class with Will Sliney

AIL hosts Marvel Con Illustrator class with Will Sliney
October 16, 2020

The Admirers of Illustrated Literature Club hosted a Marvel Con Illustrator class, where students had the opportunity to learn how to draw characters from the Marvel Universe, on Oct. 7.     The illustrator...

Lawn Games promote engagement, give students time to unwind

October 16, 2020

The Office of Student Development hosted Lawn Games, outdoor activities that students were able to choose from in between classes, on Oct. 6 on East Hill.    There were different lawn games set...

Queer-Straight Alliance celebrates Coming Out Week

Queer-Straight Alliance celebrates Coming Out Week
October 16, 2020

The Queer-Straight Alliance hosted a series of events in honor of Coming Out Week from Oct. 10-9.    The events took place on campus and online to allow all students, virtual and in-person,...

Diversity speaker encourages voting and acceptance

Diversity speaker encourages voting and acceptance
October 16, 2020

The Office of Student Development hosted author, filmmaker and activist Paola Mendoza virtually on Oct. 6. Students attending had the opportunity to listen to Mendoza speak about topics like the...

Fashion club hosts virtual makeup masterclass

Members of the fashion club demonstrated how to achieve an everyday makeup look for the participants watching through Zoom.
October 1, 2020

ona College’s Fashion Club hosted a makeup masterclass event  where students got to learn how to accomplish an everyday makeup look on Sept. 25.   The event was led by senior Brianna Fornasari,...

Counseling Center hosts virtual meetings to support students through COVID-19

The sessions are themed with issues that are amplified by the pandemic. The sessions offer tactics to counteract the impacts.
October 1, 2020

The Counseling Center has been hosting “Circles of Support,” a series of weekly virtual meetings designed to help students cope with the impact of COVID-19 on their daily lives and will continue...

American Sign Language Club, Counseling Center offers support for deaf, hard of hearing during COVID-19

ASL handmade clear face masks that they donated to a local organization that works with children who would benefit from their use. 
October 1, 2020

The American Sign Language Club co-sponsored an event with the Iona College Counseling Center, “Beyond Body Language: Social Skills when Social Distancing,” to provide psychoeducation on how face...

Iona strives for sustainability through partnership with Cenergistic

Iona strives for sustainability through partnership with Cenergistic
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...

Greek organizations take pledge against hazing

Greek organizations take pledge against hazing
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...

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