The race is on

Anabelle Madho, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

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As the primary election of 2016 approaches, politicians set out to announce their candidacy for President of the United States. These include: Hillary Clinton, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz. The primary election will... Read more »

Annual Spring Week set to unite St. John’s community

Caitlin Sullivan, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

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St. John’s annual Spring Week is here and larger than ever. The week-long, jam-packed celebration highlights the recent wave of spring weather, the end of the school year and St. John’s students. “It’s to show appreciation... Read more »

St. John’s 10th annual Relay For Life breaks record

Bridget Higgins, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

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St. John ’s 10th annual Relay For Life event, held in Carnesecca Arena last weekend, proved to be a record breaking event. The St. John’s community gathered to celebrate, honor and fight for those affected by cancer. Mary... Read more »

‘The Walking Dead’ actor Norman Reedus visits St. John’s

Anabelle Madho, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

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Norman Reedus, also known as Daryl Dixon to fans of the AMC television series, “The Walking Dead,” surprised St. John’s students on April 1, 2015. Adjunct Professor Ozzie Alfonso suddenly left his Television Production... Read more »

Relay For Life gets ready as 10th annual walk-a-thon approaches

Cheyanne Gonzales, General Manager

April 16, 2015

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Relay For Life is one of St. John’s biggest charity events hosted every year in April. This year’s 10th annual walk-a-thon has over 1,300 participants registered with 121 teams ready to show support for cancer survivors, connect... Read more »

Columbia responds to Rolling Stone piece

Kimberly Avalos, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

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The Columbia Graduate School of Journalism published an independent report on April 5, commissioned by Rolling Stone,  about a brutal gang rape at a University of Virginia fraternity that widely discredited the magazine’s journalistic... Read more »

Boston bomber faces death penalty

Caitlin Sullivan, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

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21-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found guilty on all 30 counts related to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing by a Boston jury on Wednesday, April 8. The tragedy resulted in four deaths, including the death of Massachusetts Institute... Read more »

What happens to SGI’s remaining funds?

Amanda Umpierrez, News Editor

April 15, 2015

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In a recent interview, Student Government Incorporated (SGI) President Robert Koehler revealed that SGI’s budget money is not immediately terminated or allocated into another fund at the end of the academic year... Read more »

Coach Steve Lavin to leave St. John’s basketball program after 5 years

Stephen Zitolo, Sports Editor

March 27, 2015

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St. John’s and Steve Lavin mutually agreed to part ways on Friday afternoon after five seasons. “"Coach Lavin returned high expectations to our men's basketball program and represented St. John's in a positive way,” St.... Read more »