Assembly Needs To Stand Up for SUNY Students

March 31, 2011 oracle 0

Over the last few weeks, we have seen our student government stand up and speak out at about the most pressing issue facing students in public higher education: funding cuts. However, it is troubling to us at The New Paltz Oracle that our SUNY Student Assembly has not shown the same spirit for this cause. Of course, economic times are tough […]

While the Deficit Increases, So Does the Volume of Our Voices

March 10, 2011 oracle 0

Administrators began licking the wounds drawn by state government officials when they formulated a preliminary plan to reduce the core instructional budget by $2.3 million in light of the college’s $3.2 million deficit. But Gov. Andrew Cuomo has effectively poured salt into the […]