Tag: cancer

Superhero-themed Relay Raises $53,000 for Cancer

Photo by Nicole Williams This year's annual Relay for Life event focused on the ways in which Ramapo students could be superheroes in the face of cancer, with superhero motifs such as the iconic Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman logos displayed on the relay track in the Bradley Center. Ramapo's […]

Ramapo Student to Bike Across America

Ramapo student Brianne Bishop is trekking on her bike across America this summer along with 90 other college-aged people to offer help and support to other young adults that have been affected by cancer. “It’s in order to raise money and offer support and awareness to communities that have been […]

Serious Faults in the Romanticization of Cancer in Media

“Let’s not talk about it.” That is where the conversation always ends—with my exasperated sigh of defeat. When it comes to "The Fault In Our Stars," the latest young adult literary phenomenon, fans cannot seem to see past the star-crossed lovers and I cannot seem to get them to understand […]