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Professor Remembered

ST. JOHN'S UNIVERSITY MATH DEPARTMENT

Professor Remembered

Isabella Bruni, Co-News Editor

Calvin Mittman, one of St. John's University's longest tenured professors, died unexpectedly on April 10. He was 77. A popular math teacher here for nearly 55 years, Mittman was kno...

April 19, 20171 Comment

President Trump’s First 100 Days: Week Thirteen

President Trump’s First 100 Days: Week Thirteen

As President Trump’s 100th day in office approaches, the Trump Administration has continued moving to define ...

SJU Speaker Series Hosts: “Clarissa”

SJU Speaker Series Hosts: “Clarissa”

The St. John’s University English Department introduced Baruch College/CUNY assistant professor and author,...

Spring Concert canceled

Spring Concert canceled

Two years ago J. Cole visited campus. Last year it was Nas. This year, no one. St. John’s student...

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Dream Teams Pt. 1: GUILTY Collection

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Model Kokie Childers is seen sporting GUILTY'S latest fashion line.

Dream Teams Pt. 1: GUILTY Collection

Loraine Calderon, Staff Writer

Two young men from Atlanta and Los Angeles came to New York City with a goal. Not having known each other until they arrived a...

April 19, 20171 Comment

The ins and outs of the Starbucks secret menu

The ins and outs of the Starbucks secret menu

April 19, 2017

Your eyes are searching for your next favorite drink to hit the Starbucks Menu...

7 ways to spend Easter Break in Queens

7 ways to spend Easter Break in Queens

April 12, 2017

If you’re going be on campus or in Queens next weekend for Easter break, ...

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Flames of the Torch

Flames of the Torch

If there’s one way to characterize students’ response to the spring concert being canceled, it’s disappointment. Student ...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Critiques on Syrian air strike

Critiques on Syrian air strike

April 19, 2017

Donald Trump ordered a missile strike on Thursday, April 7 after reports surfaced ...

Flames of the Torch

Flames of the Torch

April 12, 2017

Nearly two weeks ago, the Torch elected a new editorial board. Throughout the...

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What’s Poppin’: “Going in Style”

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What’s Poppin’: “Going in Style”

Michael Ambrosino, Entertainment Editor

“Going In Style” stars Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Alan Arkin.   And there you have it.   That’s...

April 19, 2017No Comments

“The Fate of the Furious” defies the laws of physics and expectations

“The Fate of the Furious” defies the laws of physics and expectations

April 19, 2017

“The Fate of the Furious” offers fans more of what they have come to expec...

Mixed Chorus hosts Spring Concert

Mixed Chorus hosts Spring Concert

April 12, 2017

Spring has sprung and so has Mixed Chorus with the direction of Kim Oler. ...

Concert Review: Diet Cig at Baby’s All Right

Concert Review: Diet Cig at Baby’s All Right

April 12, 2017

For the release of their debut LP “Swear I’m Good At This,” the Brooklyn d...

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Track and Field breaks school records

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Track and Field breaks school records

Brianna Pace, Staff Writer

St. John’s Women’s Track and Field had a productive week coming away with a couple of school records and a second-place finish at the 2017 Outdoor Metropolitan Championsh...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Red Storm Roundup: St. John’s splits Senior Days

Red Storm Roundup: St. John’s splits Senior Days

April 19, 2017

Basketball adds QU’s Dixon, continues strong transfer signings

Basketball adds QU’s Dixon, continues strong transfer signings

April 19, 2017

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