Articles by Alex Murtagh

2017 New York UN Meeting

This week marked the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly. The assembly included over 190 member nations, from all over the world. The meetings allow many heads of…



Interview With Dean Zu

On Tuesday, I sat down with the new Dean of the Schaefer School of Engineering and Science, Dr. Jean Zu. Walking into the second floor of the EAS building to find…


Should DACA be Ended?

Last week, a story was leaked by the Trump administration claiming that the president had made up his mind on whether or not to end President Obama’s executive order, the Deferred Action…



Spell-a-THON

On Wednesday April 5, StevensTHON hosted a spelling bee which raised $740 for the Children’s Miracle Network. Each of the 22 competitors represented various clubs and organizations on campus, such as…




Trump’s Joint Address to Congress

On Tuesday, Feb. 28th, President Donald Trump gave his first address to a joint session of congress. Trump’s speech covered topics including condemning hatred and racism, a military build-up, immigration reform,…


Trump’s National Security Advisory resigns

On Monday, Feb. 13, national security advisor former General Michael Flynn resigned. Flynn’s resignation comes amid his misreporting of conversations he had with the Russian ambassador back in December. Although it is normal…