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Boost takes off, changes dining scene

By Hayden Sadler Boost Mobile is a phone application that allows students to order food on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus online, a convenient alternative to ordering food in person, but is there a cost to convenience? Chris Mihalyi is resident director...

Athletics celebrates Title IX anniversary

By Collin Bolebruch The NCAA and SUNY Plattsburgh are celebrating the 50th anniversary of Title IX this year. Title IX is a federal civil rights law signed in 1972 that prohibits discrimination based on gender in educational settings and...

Platts student-parent count not yet certain

Danielle Garneau, who is understanding of student-parents’ struggles, keeps photos of her children in her office. One photo shows her son joining her in her research. By Aleksandra Sidorova A Cardinal Points article published Nov. 4 reported the experiences of a...

Power outage strikes

Nine buildings on the SUNY Plattsburgh campus were without electricity when a power outage occurred around noon Wednesday, Dec. 7. An email sent on behalf of Provost Anne Herzog announced classes after 2 p.m. in Myers and Yokum Halls, two...

Title IX moves online

By Aleksandra Sidorova For years, SUNY Plattsburgh had a physical Title IX office that deals with reports on discrimination and sexual assault. However, now these services are provided remotely and have been for the past year, to an uncertain degree...

Paid parking concerns Platts businesses

By Sydney Hakes After years of free parking in downtown Plattsburgh, the plan to install a paid parking fee structure took effect Oct. 11. The Common Council passed the decision (4-2) in June despite concerns from community members.  Street parking and...

Food theft reporting on the rise

By Aleksandra Sidorova University Police received seven reports of food being stolen from the Sundowner, a dining hall at SUNY Plattsburgh, this semester.  The number is “a little high,” UP Inspector Seth Silver said. However, Silver said he thinks the number...

SA disputes Desi, Nepali clubs

Saanvi Moryani (left) and Arshita Pandey (right), president and vice president of the Desi Club respectively, tabled in Angell College Center Nov. 14. The club participated in International Education Week by offering mini lessons in 10 South Asian languages. By...

Students, staff confront racist comments made toward employee

By Bryn Fawn Masses of students gathered for a speak-out session in the Warren Ballrooms at Angell College Center Nov. 18 showing support for a Black SUNY Plattsburgh staff member. Later they gathered in Kehoe in an act of protest,...

Students discuss 2022 midterms

By Jessica Landman The day following the election, Daniel Lake, associate professor of political science, hosted a discussion to review the campaigns leading up to election day as well as the election results.  A large focus in this discussion was polling...
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This Week in Photos: African Wedding

Bride Demetria Baptiste and groom Christian Morgan hold hands as they walk past a lively crowd. They had just gotten “married.” The theme for the...

WHKY loses, then sinks rival

By Collin Bolebruch  Winning is fun, but it can’t last forever. The Plattsburgh Cardinals women’s hockey team held a regular season conference undefeated streak of...

Q&A with Eli Shiller

By Liam Sample Eli Shiller is a first-year goaltender for the Plattsburgh men’s hockey team. Since making his start Nov. 11 against Brockport, where he...

Issue 11 Cardinal Clips

Dakota Gilbert / Cardinal Points Men’s Basketball By Liam Sample The Plattsburgh men’s basketball team (3-6) traveled to Oneonta (6-2) and New Paltz (5-2) for its...
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