Why is Fasting Important in Islam?

By Prasanna Tati What exactly is fasting?In Islam, fasting is the act of abstaining from food, drink, and sex from daybreak to sunset, particularly during the time of Ramadan. However, fasting can also be used…

Diversity at NJIT: the LGBTQ Community

Diversity at NJIT: the LGBTQ Community By Satoe Ozawa This week and the past week are dedicated to LGBTQ awareness. SPECTRUM and Diversity Programs at the Center for Student Involvement (CSI) held events to initiate…

Sugar Daddies: Sexing it up for College

  Faced with the prospect of long-term financial burden, college students have turned to Sugar Daddies and online benefactors for alternative means of income and earning their degrees. The fact that higher education costs have…

Jewels of Newark: Newark Penn Station

It’s rare to see a train station today that looks like the one from mid-20th century movies. Today, train stations are usually crowded and bland, it’s obvious that they are meant solely for people who…

MSA: The Golden Rule

MSA Staff Writer The Golden Rule is present in nearly all religions and cultures. And though it may be said differently, the idea remains the same: do for your brother (or sister or neighbor or…