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RVCC’s Improv Family

By Aishwarya Gondhi / Staff Writer and Christian Rosario / Editor-in-Chief

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The members of Raritan Valley Community College’s Improv Club at Late Night Improv. Photo courtesy of Thando Campbell.

An innocent man waits just outside the door. Inside the room, an all-powerful group debates what made-up crime they will  accuse him of committing. Then they bring him in. Two cops interrogate the “criminal” and hint at his crime. After a few minutes, the group stops the interrogation and asks the man to guess the crime.

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First Impressions of The Flash TV Series

By Candice Lopez / Staff Writer

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CW’s “The Flash” introduces Barry Allen and how he becomes the fastest man alive. Image from Nerdibles.com.

“My name is Barry Allen, and I’m the fastest man alive.”

The CW is known for releasing programs that either become a fan favorite (Supernatural, The Vampire Diaries), or get cancelled (The Tomorrow People, The Carrie Diaries). Arrow, whose main character is the superhero Green Arrow, has joined the category of fan favorites, and now The CW is launching a spin-off featuring Flash.

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Children’s Show Hits Sweet Spot at RVCC Theatre

By Juliana Reents / Staff Writer

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Swedish actors Mira and Victor performing in the children’s show “Marmalade.”

Marmalade: not just a sugary and delicious fruit spread eaten with morning tea, but also a 35-minute traveling Swedish sensory show for children ages two and up. The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College hosted this show Sunday Oct. 26 and Monday Oct. 27 as the first offering this year in its three show series, TinyTots.

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Student Government Executive VP Looks to Work Magic at RVCC

By Mark Kessel / Staff Writer

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Conrad Colon, Rartian Valley Community College’s Student Government Association’s Executive Vice President, in front of the Tree of Student Life. Picture by Sophia Dibartolomeo.

This article is the fifth in an eight part series on Raritan Valley Community College’s Student Government Association.

To some people, magic, like politics, is a practiced way of fooling people, creating and sustaining an illusion before a person’s very eyes.  But Conrad Colon, Executive Vice President of the Student Government Association (SGA) and avid magician, has a different view.

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Sustainability Fair Set to Explain Campus Environmental Plans

By Jason Ferrera / Staff Writer and Christian Rosario / Editor-In-Chief

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Ferns on the vegetation wall in the Bateman Center. The vegetation wall is fed by an environmentally friendly rainwater harvesting system. Picture by Gerardo Melara.

Environmental sustainability has become a priority in recent years at Raritan Valley Community College, and this Thursday’s Campus Sustainability Day Fair will explain, as well as continue, much of that trend.

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Student Government Committees Return With New Direction

By Anthony Karlis / Staff Writer

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Student Government at their office in the Bateman Center. Students interested in joining Student Government Committees can learn more about them by visiting this office. Picture by Sophia Dibartolomeo.

After several years of varying levels of success, this year the Student Government Association (SGA) is moving to revitalize Student Government Committees and get more students involved in them.

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Science Center Expansion Set to Break Ground

By Dan Schwab / Staff Writer and Christian Rosario / Editor-In-Chief

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The design for the expansion to the Christine Todd Whitman Science Center. The expansion will be on the west side of the building.

Raritan Valley Community College will break ground on a 22,000-square-foot expansion to the Christine Todd Whitman Science Center Tuesday, Oct. 21. The school plans to complete construction by January 2016, with a final cost at $9.5 million.

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