Artists Hit The Streets

May 10, 2012 Maria Jayne 0

On sunny summer days, children are often outside creating chalk masterpieces and exploring their imaginations — but this summer, professional artists from around the country are hitting the pavement in downtown New Paltz. Water Street Market is hosting their first Hudson Valley Chalk Art July 20 to 22 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.. The festival will consist of 12 professional artists showing off their talents by making intricate […]

Deep In The Bowels Of Bouton

May 10, 2012 Robin Weinstein 1

Second-year business major Richard Mundy left his room in Bouton Hall to get dinner on April 23 when he found something he didn’t expect: someone had defecated at the end of his hallway. “I saw it. I smelled it and I just knew it was shit,” Mundy said. “It was smudged on the radiator and there was a solid piece on the floor.” Residents in Bouton Hall said finding piles of human waste in the shower is not uncommon, but this is the first time they have […]