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St. John’s welcomes six new graduate programs

St. John’s welcomes six new graduate programs

Isabella Bruni, Co-News Editor

St. John’s is stepping up their game for graduate students with six additional graduate programs spanning four colleges. In an effort to prepare students for greater...

July 23, 2017No Comments

St. John’s Raises Money for Student Scholarships Through Donor Challenge

St. John’s Raises Money for Student Scholarships Through Donor Challenge

For every 50 people who donate to a recently-formed fundraising campaign through the University, a...

A Year in Review

A Year in Review

12th Relay for Life: Most impactful yet

12th Relay for Life: Most impactful yet

At this year’s 12th annual Relay for Life, which was held last Friday night in Carnesecca Arena, it w...

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Destination Africa Fashion Show

Destination Africa Fashion Show

Amber Borden, Contributing Writer

On April 24, 2017, St. John’s students checked into Carnesecca Arena to board the flight to Destination Africa. Doors opene...

May 3, 2017No Comments

Red House fashion show presents “Truth: A production of unity”

Red House fashion show presents “Truth: A production of unity”

May 3, 2017

The Red House fashion club opened its doors to students and friends as they...

Where to get affordable bites in Harlem

Where to get affordable bites in Harlem

April 28, 2017

If there is one thing that unifies college students, it’s food. There is nothing l...

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Flames of the Torch 4/26/17

Flames of the Torch 4/26/17

Torch Staff

With dreams of summer almost upon us, finals are the last and most challenging things standing in the way of our glorious three...

April 28, 2017No Comments

Advice from a graduating senior

Advice from a graduating senior

April 26, 2017

“Time flies.” “It will be over before you know it.” “Enjoy it while ...

Spend your summer at an internship

Spend your summer at an internship

April 26, 2017

“So what do you want to do?” The question is more than likely one that ha...

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Chairlift’s farewell tour hits Brooklyn

TORCH PHOTO/JON MANARANG

Indie pop duo Chairlift performed at Baby's All Right in Brooklyn on April 22.

Chairlift’s farewell tour hits Brooklyn

Jon Manarang, Staff Writer

With their final show at new venue Brooklyn Steel on April 22, indie pop duo Chairlift announced an intimate homecoming show at...

April 26, 2017No Comments

LASO Screens “Making of a Gangsta” with Meet the Filmmaker: Adam Ybarra

LASO Screens “Making of a Gangsta” with Meet the Filmmaker: Adam Ybarra

April 26, 2017

“Making of a Gangsta,” a crowdfunded documentary featuring experts on gangs and ...

Bad Astronauts “Make Funny” at End of Year Show

Bad Astronauts “Make Funny” at End of Year Show

April 26, 2017

Serena Williams, Spongebob Squarepants and a deflated soccer ball go to a pa...

What’s Poppin’: “Going in Style”

What’s Poppin’: “Going in Style”

April 19, 2017

“Going In Style” stars Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Alan Arkin. &nbs...

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Mussini to Pursue Professional Career in Europe

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Mussini to Pursue Professional Career in Europe

Derrell Bouknight, Co-Sports Editor

In a statement released by the university on Tuesday, the St. John’s men’s basketball program announced that rising junior guard Federico Mussini will pursue a professional...

June 7, 2017No Comments

Solly Walker dies at age 85

Solly Walker dies at age 85

May 9, 2017

Track Club sprints past barriers, reaches Nationals

Track Club sprints past barriers, reaches Nationals

April 26, 2017

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