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REAL ticket sweeps SGI elections

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The REAL ticket swept SGI's 2017-18 executive board elections.

REAL ticket sweeps SGI elections

Suzanne Ciechalski, Editor-in-Chief

Excitement filled the student government office on Friday afternoon as the executive board results for the 2017-18 school year were announced. The REAL ticket, headed by...

March 24No Comments

Food Prices

Food Prices

Whether students are looking for a quick morning bite before class, or just want to avoid venturing ou...

Meal Plan Comparisons – St. John’s most expensive

Meal Plan Comparisons – St. John’s most expensive

The University sparked controversy among some students last month by announcing plans to require meal plans for those who live in the townhouses begi...

SGI debate talks advocacy, accountability

SGI debate talks advocacy, accountability

Student Government, Inc. (SGI) held a debate on Monday during common hour to consider the ideas and goals...

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Full-time students with part-times job—how do they do it?

Reza Moreno

Jennifer Schneider, a student who works part-time.

Full-time students with part-times job—how do they do it?

Victoria Lohwasser, Staff Writer

It can be overwhelming to balance academics, campus involvement and a social life while you’re in college. When you add having...

March 22No Comments

Fashion Digest: What it’s like interning for Vogue

Fashion Digest: What it’s like interning for Vogue

March 22

Strutting down campus in high heels and a perfectly tailored, eccentric outfit, e...

SJU Food Workers

March 17

On-campus dining is such a big part of what makes a university, especially S...

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Flames of the Torch 3/22

This week, we heard Student Government Inc.’s executive board candidates for the 2017-2018 school year debate a number of topics ...

March 22No Comments

Dining as a commuter

March 22

Being a commuter is pretty difficult at times­—extracurricular activities,...

An Ode to the Ones Before Us, After Us, and Presently Us

March 22

1920 was a significant year for women, The start of our fight towards equality, ...

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New in Music: “Number 1 Angel” by Charli XCX

Jon Daniel Manarang, Staff Writer

Pop songstress Charli XCX has a penchant for saccharine sweet tracks, as evidenced by 2014’s “Sucker.” On her mixtape, ...

March 22No Comments

New in Music: “Attack” by Nicki Minaj

March 22

Nicki Minaj fans have anxiously awaited her response to recent “beef” w...

What’s Poppin’: “Kong: Skull Island”

March 22

King Kong, the eighth wonder of the world. Ever since his inception in 1933, Ko...

New Up-and-Coming Artists at SXSW

March 22

The 2017 South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival returned to Austin, Texas last ...

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St. John’s fencers headed to NCAA Championship

St. John's and head coach Yury Gelman will send eight fencers to the NCAA Championships. (RedStormSports.com)

St. John’s fencers headed to NCAA Championship

Brianna Pace, Staff Writer

This year, eight St. John’s fencers qualified for the NCAA Championship. It will be taking place from March 23-March 26 at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum, hosted by the Univers...

March 22No Comments

Baseball continues hot run with weekend wins

March 22

St. John’s women advance to WNIT Round of 16

St. John’s women advance to WNIT Round of 16

March 22

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