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  • Sep 5, 2013

    Laser Tag fills gym on first day

    by Michael Schultz - The first day of classes ended with a "bang!" as Molloy College kicked off the school year with an evening of Laser Tag. read more »
  • Aug 22, 2013

    What is the Office of the First Year Experience?

    The Office of the First Year Experiences sponsors Freshmen Learning Communities. These communities link courses together for incoming freshmen with a common theme. read more »
  • Aug 22, 2013

    Global Learning Experience: London, England

    Choosing to go on one of the Global Learning programs through Molloy was one of the biggest highlights of my college experience so far! read more »
  • Aug 22, 2013

    The Dangers of Social Media

    One of the many gifts the twenty-first century has brought to the world is the use of social media websites such as Facebook and Twitter. With the touch of a button, and a few seconds of our time, we can connect instantly with our friends, family, and communities. The use of social media sites has changed the way we communicate with the world as well as how we project our feelings onto others. Information is flowing faster than ever before because of these sites, and if you're not careful, you can unintentionally harm yourself, friends, or loved ones.

    On the surface, social websites are fun, beneficial, and productive. But when you go deep into the pages of tweets, pictures, and comments, social media sites can be a frightening tool used against the user. I can write about the stalkers, pedophiles, bullies, and others who abuse these sites for their own selfish gain, but instead of just stating my opinion on how dangerous these websites can be, I would rather show specific examples of how average social media users can set up their own demise without even knowing it. read more »