SGA Corner

October 13, 2014

By Logan Samuels Student Government Association, Public Relations Chair *this particular article is not affiliated with The Blue and Grey* SGA has been having a great autumn so far and is especially excited with our upcoming events. Thank you to everyone who helped to promote and who participated in Walk a Mile in Her Shoes […]

What college students need to know about drinking

October 13, 2014

By Jiselle Lopez Drinking isn’t just what adults do anymore. These days almost anyone can get their hands on a bottle of wine; this can be a scary and invigorating fact depending on who you are. According to, “In 2012, nearly three-fourths of students (72 percent) have consumed alcohol (more than just a few […]

Hood ROTC participates in first drill

October 13, 2014

By Anthony King Hood College students enrolled in the U.S. Army’s Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program, participated in their first coordinated military drill on Saturday, Sept. 20. As part of the first tactic lab for their leadership course, the cadets learned a wide range of skills including the high crawl, low crawl, individual hand […]

Memorial Hall excited for Policies.

Policies for Dollars 2014

October 12, 2014

By Mary Milligan Every year, House Forum holds its annual Policies for Dollars, a competition among not just freshman, but everyone who lived in the dorm buildings. Policies began with each group rushing out of their buildings and onto the quad chanting for their building. Each group then went to a section of the Pergola […]

How to have a long-distance relationship

October 12, 2014

By Tatyanna Hunter Most college students would agree that long-distance relationships are challenging, but the relationship can work if the couple wants it to. There are numerous ways to help make long-distance relationships successful. One way is by talking to your significant other every day. Whether it’s by Skype, on the phone, or texting, communication […]


Downtown Frederick’s Pop Shop

October 8, 2014

By Kelsi Harshman Frostie. Nehi. Leninade. Sprecher’s. Cheerwine. It’s hard to believe the North Market Pop Shop can fit all these different kinds of sodas, and more, within its tight walls. Along with its main attraction, ice cream, hot dogs, local honey, chips and candy fill in the gaps of the store, making it the […]

Bean, Hood alumna runs for State’s Attourney

October 7, 2014

By Tatyanna Hunter A member of the Hood alum and staff is running for Maryland State’s Attorney in the election this fall. Teresa Bean is running because she wants to protect crime victims, work with law enforcement, and educate the community. She has been a career prosecutor for nearly two decades and has served Frederick […]

Mixed feelings about dining hall changes

October 6, 2014

By Mary Milligan The fall semester of 2014 has brought some new features to Hood’s dining hall, as well as some major changes within. While there are struggles with variety and having similar options every day, students seem to be enjoying the new features including the pasta station, the made to order deli, and the […]


Players optimistic about first baseball team

October 5, 2014

By Jiselle Lpoez Hood’s athletic department ranges from an array of sports teams for both men and women. From soccer to volleyball, the students at Hood participate in all kinds of sports-related activities with their teammates and fellow fans. With the introduction of the first and much-anticipated baseball team at Hood, students and staff have […]

SGA Corner

October 4, 2014

Logan Samuels, Public Relations Chair The Student Government Association is off and running! These past few weeks have been filled with several events to help get the ball rolling for our new senators and to prepare for The March on Frederick. SGA welcomed back several senators from the spring election last year as well as […]