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  • Hofstra adopts test-optional admission policy
    Hofstra adopts test-optional admission policy
    Hofstra is going test optional, the large Long Island private university stated on its website last week. “Effective for the class entering in Fall 2015, Hofstra University will no longer require applicants to submit SAT or ACT scores as...
  • College Student Shot by Police
    College student shot and killed by police: Home invasion gone very wrong
    Thecollege student shot and killed in a home invasion on Friday was killed by a bullet fired by police. The college student from Hofstra University died from a single gunshot to the head, a shot meant for the armed intruder, according to the New...
  • Hofstra University student killed by police who feared for his life
    Hofstra University student killed by police who feared for his life
    Hofstra University student Andrea Rebello was not killed by the home intruder but by a single gunshot to the head fired by a police officer who feared for his life. “The officer, fearing for his life, drew his gun and fired,” said...
  • Student killed in home invasion: Who fired fatal shot killing a Hofstra student?
    Student killed in home invasion: Who fired fatal shot killing a Hofstra student?
    The student killed during a home invasion had a gun held to her head by a masked intruder but so far police are uncertain about who fired the fatal shot that killed 21-year-old Hofstra student Andrea Rebello. “Recordings of police...
  • Hofstra Athletes - Dorm Burglaries
    Four Hofstra athletes arrested in dorm burglaries
    With their parents in the courtroom, four Hoftsra University varsity scholarship athletes were arraigned Friday morning on felony burglary charges for allegedly stealing laptops, iPads, and iPhones from fellow students in university dorms...
  • Obama and Romney during the second presidential debate in 2012.
    Are presidential debates even helpful any more?
    In the hours immediately following each presidential debate, a singular question dominates our national political conversation - who won?With theatricality and candidate posturing on the rise in each new campaign cycle and meaningful dialogue...
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    Willard Romney endorses binders
    One has to wonder if President Obama’s sudden burst of passion in the second presidential debate was a calculated decision meant to overshadow a less impressive debate in order to gain an edge closer to the election. In historical terms it...
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    NCAA Division 1 Super Regional: (The Cinderella Series) Game 3 Hofstra vs USF
    In the final game of this best of three game Cinderella series, the South Florida Bulls defeated the Hofstra Pride by a score of 2-1 in their only regulation length meeting. This will be the South Florida Bulls first ever Women’s College...
  • Sarah Nevins
    NCAA Division 1 Super Regional: (The Cinderella Series) Game 2 Hofstra vs USF
    In another extra innings pitchers’ duel, it was the South Florida Bulls that prevailed over the Hofstra Pride in a 2-1 nine inning showdown. In the top of the 9th, South Florida scored two runs to give force game three and give the Bulls...
  • Garden City High School: senior wins Hofstra essay contest
    Garden City High School: senior wins Hofstra essay contest
    Winning first place in a prestigious contest is a great accomplishment. Winning ittwice is exceptional! But that is exactly what Garden City High School senior Marisa Sudid in the High School Cultural Diversity Essay Contest sponsored by The...