Veteran success center to open on campus next semester

Joanne Corrielus, Staff Writer

November 13, 2014
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The St. John’s University Student Veterans Association (SVA) is committed to providing resources for our student veterans who have sacrificed their lives to serve and protect our nation. In January, the SVA will open the... Read more »

Student Government approves thirteen new organizations on campus

Olivia Cunningham, Managing Editor

November 5, 2014
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Student Government, Inc. (SGI) officially recognized 13 student organizations, which range from service-based groups to professional networking clubs, at its regular floor meeting on Monday evening. The newest campus organizations... Read more »

2014 midterm elections

Matthew Maneri, Contributing Writer

November 5, 2014
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Most of the discussion concerning this week’s midterm elections has not been about pressing issues facing the nation today, but rather on the possibility of a Republican-controlled Congress. With 33 Senate spots available... Read more »

Facebook acquires WhatsApp

Samantha Albanese, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2014
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Facebook closed a $22 billion deal last month with the cross-platform messaging service WhatsApp. According to Bloomberg BusinessWeek, in a regulatory financial filing released last week, WhatsApp reported $10.2 million in... Read more »

Ebola rates drop in Liberia

Bridget Higgins, Staff Writer

November 5, 2014
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The World Health Organization (WHO) has reported a decline in the number of new Ebola cases across Liberia, the West African country hardest hit by the disease. The WHO is confident that its response to the virus has given... Read more »

University eliminates controversial question

Samantha Albanese, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2014
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Local colleges are willing to give prospective students who have had small run-ins with the law a second chance. According to an article from the New York Times, St. John’s University, Five Town College and Dowling College... Read more »

Canadian Parliament Shooting

Matthew Maneri, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2014
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A gunman fatally shot a soldier in a ceremonial post before entering a nearby Parliament building in Canada’s capital last Wednesday. Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was serving as the honorary guard of the National War Memorial when... Read more »