Community unpacks diversity and calls for improvement

Dr. Lightfoot, who also serves as the director of Hofstra’s Center for “Race,” Culture and Social Justice, was one of four speakers at the panel titled “Columbus Discovered America and Other Lies We’re Taught in School.” This was hosted by Hofstra’s Queer and Trans People of Color Coalition (QTPOCC), the Center for “Race,” Culture and Social Justice and several other campus organizations.  

'Science Night Live' debunks myths about moon

In a lecture titled, “How the Apollo Program Solved the Riddle of the Origin of the Moon,” J. Bret Bennington, chair of the department of geology, environment and sustainability at Hofstra, along with Stephen Lawrence, a professor in the department of physics and astronomy, shared insight on the origin of the moon to a packed audience at the Cradle of Aviation Museum and Education Center in Garden City, New York. 

Hofstra community gathers to watch midterms unfold

Amidst the tension surrounding the Democratic Party’s pursuit to take back the House and the Senate, Hofstra students gathered in the multipurpose rooms in the Sondra and David S. Mack Student Center to witness democracy in action. The Hofstra Votes campaign held a watch party on Tuesday, Nov. 6, organized by the Office of University Relations, Division of Student Affairs and the Student Government Association (SGA).

Hofstra remembers lives lost in recent acts of hate

In a theater filled with weeping eyes, bowed heads and pleas to do more, students and faculty gathered to remember the lives lost in shootings that occurred at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and in a Kroger grocery store in Louisville, Kentucky.