The Award Winning Newspaper Of Pace University

THE PACE CHRONICLE

No More New York Times

Emily Bresnahan, Feature Writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






You may have noticed empty shelves throughout campus where the New York Times used to be, but there is a reason for that.

Administration had noticed a lack of readership for the otherwise popular newspaper, with stacks left unread at the shelves every day. It was unclear why the papers were still being provided if students did not seem to care if it was there. Therefore, at the start of this academic year, the shelves were empty, with no paper in sight.

To provide the New York Times to Pace University students, it would cost the university around $4,000 to $5,000 each semester. With recent university-wide budget cuts “it just wasn’t cost effective,” stated Student Government Association President Julian Alston, “it was a big chunk of our budget coming out.”

The actual decision to cut the circulation of the New York Times came from the New York City Student Government Association, which also saw a decline of readership on campus. Their decision affected both campuses, but there have been few complaints since the big change.

Many students on campus weren’t aware the New York Time was even available on campus, due to the influx of news available online. You can even get students access to The New York Times online for $1.00 a week, which allows students who did enjoy reading the paper to get their own copy, right on their laptop or phone.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




*

Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • No More New York Times

    News

    OLAS Hosts Minority Report

  • No More New York Times

    News

    Career Services Moves to Paton House

  • No More New York Times

    News

    In Remembrance of Dr. Jean Coppola

  • No More New York Times

    News

    Lack of Student Voting Turnout Disappoints “Voter Van”

  • No More New York Times

    News

    FIRE, a Student Group Strives to Fight Sexual Assault on Campus

  • No More New York Times

    News

    Lubin Staff Helps Students Reach Their Full Potential

  • News

    Pace Students Attempt to Revise FDA Policy

  • No More New York Times

    News

    Police Chief and Fire Inspector reach out at SGA meeting

  • News

    President Krislov Again Speaks Out Against Sexual Assault

  • No More New York Times

    News

    P4K Expected to Shut Down Due to Decline in Participants