William Hawkins

Associate News Editor


Previous positions
  • News Coordinator March 2021 to April 2021

J & J: The key to community immunity

April 17, 2021

In an email to students Tuesday morning, Executive Director of the Health Center Dr. Leslie Lawrence informed the Rensselaer community of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine’s pause in distribution. Staff writers Jack Zhu ’21 and William Hawkins ’23 argue that this decision will put the entire Rensselaer community at unnecessary risk.

GM Week 2021

Austerity measures could leave graduating seniors mugless

April 13, 2021

The Rensselaer Union plans to purchase 1800 mugs for the 1755 students who voted in this year's Grand Marshal Week elections. Union Programs and Activities Committee Chair Eddie Weisser ’21 presented four options to distribute GM week mugs to students during last week’s Executive Board Meeting.

Editorial Notebook

Wellness day woes

April 9, 2021

“While well-intentioned, a wellness day is not a replacement for Spring Break,” write staff writers Jack Zhu ’21 and William Hawkins ’23.

Student Life

Mueller Center reopens for students

March 29, 2021

For the first time this year, the Mueller Center will be open to students. Here’s what you need to know.