• SLAP Hosts MLK Read In Day

    The Student Life Activities and Planning Board (SLAP) hosted the Martin Luther King Read in Day on Jan. 25 in the Conference Center. The event featured multiple speakers, performances, audio files and visuals of King. There were between 50 and 70 people in attendance. Along with the speeches, there was ...
  • The Young Republicans Club: RVCC’s First Political Club

    During the Fall semester of 2017, RVCC witnessed the birth of its first political club on campus, the Young Republicans Club. While controversy has surrounded the early adoption of the club, along with the origins of how it was introduced during a Student Government meeting, I sat down with the ...
  • The Last Jedi- Expect the Unexpected or Do Not Expect Anything at All- A Movie ...

    It’s no surprise that The Last Jedi would raise so many opinions around it, after all we’re not just talking about an ordinary science fiction movie, we’re talking about a 40 year old legend. Nostalgia plays a very important role in the expansion of the Star Wars Universe. However, the ...
  • WHY RV-Cindy Aldana

    Hello all! My name is Cindy Aldana and I’m currently a second-year student here at RV! This is my last semester and my ride at RV has been full of unforgettable memories and has been a great experience. When I was a high school senior, I had plans set to ...
  • 12 Strong-Movie Review

    The odds were heavily stacked against them. They were the first soldiers to enter Afghanistan after the 9/11 attacks; a dozen men being led by an inexperienced captain, in an unfamiliar country with unfamiliar allies, all being heavily outnumbered and outgunned by Taliban forces. These are the heroes of this ...
  • Social Justice, Privilege and Voter Suppression

    A Leadership Day for Social Justice was held Jan. 17 in the Conference Center. The event was co-sponsored by TD Bank, along with Raritan Valley Community College’s Student Life, Student Government and Leadership for Social Justice Committee. Students and staff were invited to discuss and learn about social injustice in ...
  • Real Man- A Poem

      I’m not looking for a little boy like  Pinocchio, time to meet a real man  Ready set go    I’m ready to make a deal  With a real man  No more Pinocchio's    I’m not fooling around  Trying to school a little boy  I’m ready to start my heart  ...
  • Seven Principles of Kwanzaa

    The Office of Multicultural Affairs of Raritan Valley Community College sponsored the Seven Principles of Kwanzaa event, which took place on November 30 during College Hour in the Grand Conference Center The purpose of this event was to provide and encourage unity through the cultural diversity among the student body. ...
  • Combating Hunger on Campus-RVCC Food Drive

    The Student Government Association and Poverty and Society class students are running a food drive from November 8- until December 15 on the RVCC campus in order to stock a newly created food pantry. Last year, a food drive was organized by a few Poverty and Society students after watching ...
  • Alliance hosts Transgender Day of Rememberance

    The Alliance hosted Transgender Day of Remembrance on November 21 in order to pay tribute to transgender individuals who lost their lives in the previous year. The event began with a somber reading of names of some of the individuals who were killed or died due to being transgender. These ...
  • PTK hosts Taking Care of Yourself through Fitness and Wellness

    Phi Theta Kappa hosted an event on Food and Nutrition on December 5 in the West building which discussed topics of food, nutrition, and physical exercise.   The event started off with a game of Kahoot where all participants were quizzed on terms of health and nutrition. Many people did ...