Alexandria Hoaglund's Articles

Central New York, Education, Government

Syracuse Say Yes to Education Given $20 Million Grant

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  By Alex Hoaglund SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Last Tuesday at the State of the County Address, County Executive Joanie Mahoney announced a $20 million grant for the Syracuse branch of Say Yes to Education. As the school year approaches its end, many students will be receiving their college acceptance letters and making tough decisions. These […]

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Education, Feature

The Cost of Unpaid Internships

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By Alex Hoaglund SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – A recent Washington Post article called unpaid internships disturbing, exclusionary, and frankly unfair. The article by Christina Greer, an assistant professor of political science at Fordham University, and Alexis Grenell, a political strategist and columnist, explains the problem of dividing those students fortunate enough to participate from those who lack the […]

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Central New York, Consumer, Environment, Feature

Lights on the Lake Strives to be Sustainable

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By Alex Hoaglund SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Lights on the Lake is one of Onondaga County’s most cheerful and joyful ways to welcome the holiday season. The attraction draws in nearly 40,000 vehicles per season, full of holiday-hungry consumers. Many are eager to embrace the holiday spirit while enjoying over 300 displays. However, something that we may […]

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