Discount Program

This past Friday, the food discount program, started by the Student Senate, went into effect. Yasmine Elfarra, Vice President of Student Affairs, spearheaded the effort of actualizing this initiative. By reaching out to different restaurants…

On Camera

Taking photos has always been a part of people's live. However, with smartphones and apps for people to share their photos, moments, locations, and "memories," have things gone too far? Technology has improved immensely since…

Cones of NJIT

As an urban campus, NJIT has quite a lot of traffic cones at its disposal. Between directing traffic, road closures, and on-campus construction for NJIT’s 2020 Vision, there is an estimated 200 or more cones…

Women of the Future

2018 marks the fourth year the Women Designing the Future Conference was held at NJIT. This year’s conference focused on environmental studies and how across the world, we can do more with less. There were…

What is Mumble Rap?

Used in reference to the often poorly articulated delivery of the lyrics sung, “mumble rap” is a term sometimes scornfully used to describe a new type of rap. Unlike traditional rap music, composed of bars…

Digital Eye Strain

By Marzia Choudhury | Copy Editor & Siri Uppuluri | Copy Editor According to a report by the Nielsen Company regarding media usage by Americans, the average adult in the United States spends almost 11 hours…

Dear Highlander: Social Media Obsessed

Dear Highlander, I cannot go for more than 5 minutes without checking my phone. It’s such a problem. I didn’t really think it was a big deal, but my friends and various significant others often…

Thoughts on Government Surveillance

[one_third]Liberal - Quratulain Malik Every person in the United States has the right to privacy, and that constitutional right extends beyond the reach of the government. Surveillance is wrong, collecting data on people without their…