Shardul Joshi

Associate News Editor


Student Senate

Counseling Center recommendations endorsed

November 15, 2019

The Senate passed a motion to endorse the Counseling Center recommendations, expressed support for the establishment of “Hail! Dear Old Rensselaer!” as the school’s official fight song, and heard reports from various senators on Monday.

Executive Board

Dungeons and Dragons, RPI Yu-Gi-Oh! now Union-recognized clubs

November 6, 2019

The Executive Board met on Halloween to vote on club requests for budgets and official Union recognitions.

Editorial Notebook

I'm addicted to Mario Kart Tour

October 23, 2019

About one month ago, Mario Kart Tour released on the iOS and Android app stores. Since then, playing has been a daily practice for me, probably too much so. In playing as often as I do, I have found it to be my all-time favorite mobile game, but it still doesn’t capture the essence of previous Mario Kart games.

Student Senate

Meeting reveals numerous student concerns

October 16, 2019

The Student Senate met on October 7 to listen to reports from senators about the state of each of their constituencies. Additionally, there was a report from Grand Marshal Meagan Lettko ’20.

Rensselaer Union

Dominoes delayed, funding approval recently granted

October 11, 2019

The “Dominoes Project” is a series of club, organization, and business location shifts throughout the Union, approved in an Executive Board meeting last spring. The plan was set to be executed over the summer; it is now the Fall semester and there are still some dominoes left to topple.

Student Senate

Hiring of director of sustainability urged

October 9, 2019

During its second meeting of the year, the Student Senate approved Executive Board appointments and passed a motion in support of the Climate Action Plan presented by the Student Sustainability Task Force.

Executive Board

Office of sole Greek administrator moved to Union

September 12, 2019

The Executive Board caught up to speed in their first meeting back from the Summer break. The Board’s primary focus was discussion regarding updates on the “dominoes project” approved last spring, accompanied by position appointments and general announcements.