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  • Image for Send a Pet-Gram During Finals Week with Greenley Library!.

    Send a Pet-Gram During Finals Week with Greenley Library!

    Written by Isaiah Hilman-Smalls “We understand, this semester has been RUFF.” — Greenley Library What’s Going On? Greenley Library has started their new Send a Pet-Gram program that will allow the students, faculty, and staff of Farmingdale State College to send thoughtful and motivational messages to each other during finals week! As we all know, […]

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    Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Written by Kaitlyn Hand Ruth Bader Ginsburg saved the lives of many women. She may not have been what conservatives want to call “pro life” but in many ways she was. Notorious Ruth Bader Ginsburg deserves a better replacement than Amy Coney Barrett . She deserves someone who is truly pro life to replace her […]

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  • Image for Island Harvest Food Drive Experience.

    Island Harvest Food Drive Experience

    Written by Lucas Skolkin Food insecurity is the reduction in the quantity and quality of food due to a lack of money and, believe it or not, is a big problem on Long Island. Thankfully, there are places like Island Harvest. Island Harvest was created in 1992 by Linda Breitstone who was infuriated that perfectly […]

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    Chapter Four: Education

    Written by Adina Shahzad If you got it, act like you did. Being educated holds no value unless you act knowledgeable. After all, no one appreciates a racist doctor or a selfish and biased lawyer. My parents told me that I can turn my knowledge into my power. For education helps us with life, but […]

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    Chapter Two: Women Empowerment

      The following piece is from the second chapter of the book. “Realities of the 21st Century: Save The Soul”, that was written by Adina Shahzad. If you would like to order the book, use this link:  https://www.amazon.com/dp/1653338601/ref=mp_s_a_1_2?keywords=adina+shahzad&qid=1578610758&sr=8-2    Now here is Chapter Two, Women Empowerment: This section is not just for females to start […]

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    Chapter One: Picture Perfect

      The following piece is from the first chapter of the book. “Realities of the 21st Century: Save The Soul”, that was written by Adina Shahzad. If you would like to order the book, use this link:  https://www.amazon.com/dp/1653338601/ref=mp_s_a_1_2?keywords=adina+shahzad&qid=1578610758&sr=8-2  Now here is Chapter One, Picture Perfect: Look at that girl on the cover of the fashion […]

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  • Image for An Interview with Adina Shahzad: The Girl Who Plans to Change The World!.

    An Interview with Adina Shahzad: The Girl Who Plans to Change The World!

    What’s going on? Adina Shahzad is a student at Farmingdale State College who has dreams of making the world a better place and she has taken the first step on her long journey by writing her book, “Realities of the 21st Century: Save The Soul”. At just 19 years old, after seven years of dedication, […]

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  • Image for “Little Girl” by Kashaf Duja.

    “Little Girl” by Kashaf Duja

    You must stay quiet, she was told. How can you possibly save the world? You must obey them, the norms. You must stay behind the shadows of men, only they can rule this world. No, no don’t say anything, don’t dare stand up. You must wait for your Prince Charming, you can’t go out there […]

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  • Image for “I Want” by Isaiah Hilman-Smalls.

    “I Want” by Isaiah Hilman-Smalls

    I’ll walk into the fight ready to win. Ready to overcome all obstacles in order to get what I want. “What do you want?”, they ask. I want the ability to be myself whenever and wherever, and not have to apologize for it. I want to live in a world where everyone can be accepted […]

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    Our Distance Learning Declaration

    To all Farmingdale State College students, staff, and faculty:   Tomorrow we go back to work. Not in the way we had hoped by being on campus and feeling the energy of the classroom. We go back to work through distance learning where we will have to face the challenges that come with trying to […]

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