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The RedZone Storms Through Queens
Brady Snyder, Sports Editor • September 22, 2021

There's another storm coming to Queens—the St. John's Red Storm, who are returning to full action this semester for the first...

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Week in Review: Volleyball Peaks At Eight Straight Wins
Brady Snyder, Sports Editor • September 22, 2021

Another successful week of St. John’s Athletics was marked by a remarkable win streak and an unforgettable game winner to begin...

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Julian Champagnie Returns Home Prematurely from NBA Draft
Elizabeth Kaufmann, Sports Editor • August 10, 2021

The Red Storm welcomed back junior guard Julian Champagnie after his withdrawal from the NBA draft process on July 4.  Champagnie...

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Coach Mike Anderson Receives Six-Year Contract Extension
Elizabeth Kaufmann, Sports Editor • May 21, 2021

On May 13, a press release announced that Head Coach Mike Anderson of St. John’s Men’s Basketball received a six-year contract...

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Taylor Swift surprise releases first single from “1989 (Taylor’s Version)”
Maria Villarroel, Staff Writer • September 22, 2021

Taylor Swift surprise re-released “Wildest Dreams (Taylor’s Version)” this past Friday as part of her saga to regain her...

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Wonho explores the color blue in his latest release
Priyanka Gera, Managing Editor • September 22, 2021

Wonho (원호) made his solo debut last year after parting ways with the Korean K-pop group, MONSTA X. He recently made his comeback...

Regina Cafe Pizzeria, located at the intersection of Union Turnpike and Utopia Parkway, is a student favorite for their fresh slices.
Off-Campus Eats to Escape On-Campus Dining
Francesca Fazio, Features Editor • September 1, 2021

As the school year begins and students settle in a routine, they may begin to grow tired of the same on-campus dining options....

Adrianne Munroe: Nurturing faith through poetry
Adrianne Munroe: Nurturing faith through poetry
Mia Flores, Culture Editor • April 26, 2021

Senior communication arts major Adrianne Munroe released her latest self-published poetry collection back in August, but she recently...

St. Vincents has been the common housing for Ozanam Scholars.
A year later: Ozanam Scholars Program continues to adjust to pandemic restrictions
Alana Campbell , Staff Writer • April 21, 2021

Like many organizations on campus, students and faculty involved with the St. John’s University’s Ozanam Scholars Program...

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The Return to In-Person Learning
Sharmin Haque, Contributing Writer • September 22, 2021

Last year, COVID-19 was the reason students were learning virtually. This year...

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A Tragic Setback For Women’s Rights
Sharmin Haque, Contributing Writer • September 15, 2021

Recently, much of America went into an uproar when Texas passed a law banning...

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A Meditation on Sept. 11, 2021 at the World Trade Center
Alicia Venter, Editor-in-Chief • September 15, 2021

Almost everyone who was alive during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001...

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Just Take The Vaccine
Tomas B. Dominguez, Contributing Writer • September 15, 2021

The early weeks of summer 2021 were like a dream come true. The CDC announced...

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Senior Reflections
September 1, 2021
Student Government Incorporated’s (SGi) election season is already underway for the 2021-22 academic year. TORCH PHOTO/BRENDEN WILLSCH
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