Geneseo hosted a forum on Wednesday Oct. 17 for six candidates running for different elected New York offices this year. The event, which was held in the MacVittie College Union Ballroom, aimed to educate local residents and student voters about the candidates.
The establishment of a 24-hour study space for students has become a much-discussed issue on campus. The plan for the extended hours space has passed through the Student Association. SA is currently working with administration in order to implement it.
Federal prosecutors charged New York State Assemblyman Joseph Errigo, a Republican representing Conesus, with federal bribery and fraud charges on Oct. 10. This scandal has affected the campus community in terms of voting come Nov. 6.
The Office of Disability Services has been open to criticism since 2012 when a self-study report by former college president Christopher Dahl indicated there were concerns from students and faculty on the lack of support from the office to students. Various students who use the office have expressed concern with its value.