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ASA and UNICEF Gather at First Annual Gala

Members of ASA and UNICEF came together to celebrate as well as raise awareness.

Women’s History Month Presents Dr. Robyn C. Spencer

Women’s History Month Presents Dr. Robyn C. Spencer

The St. John’s History department and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies welcomed Dr. Robyn C....

Black & White Ball Shows Off ‘Haraya’s Playhouse’

Black & White Ball Shows Off ‘Haraya’s Playhouse’

From Ella Fitzgerald to Langston Hughes, the Harlem Renaissance was a movement that embraced the reality...

“Growing Pains: Stigma and Mental Illness”

“Growing Pains: Stigma and Mental Illness”

Four faculty members from the Rhetoric, Communication and Theater department sat in the former Debate...

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Women’s Basketball Misses out on post season

Torch Photo/Nick Bello

Joe Tartamella’s squad will not be playing in any postseason competition this March.

Softball with Strong Showing in Home Opening Series

Softball with Strong Showing in Home Opening Series

March 20, 2019

The St. John’s University Softball team faced Hofstra University, Wagner College...

Women’s Soccer Opens Up Spring Friendlies

March 20, 2019

Spring sports have begun to start up but that doesn’t mean that fall sports...

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MLB Teams Should Stop Overpaying Players

Photo Attribution/Flickr Commons/Keith Allison

Manny Machado playing in the Toronto Blue Jays Game on July 13, 2013

It Is Time Justice is Served For R. Kelly

It Is Time Justice is Served For R. Kelly

March 20, 2019

Prior to 2019, when one would think of R. Kelly — famous R&B star and...

Battle Irish Stereotypes on This St. Paddy’s Day

Battle Irish Stereotypes on This St. Paddy’s Day

March 16, 2019

In the United States, we have recently reexamined the way that Cinco de Mayo...

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“Captain Marvel”

Photo Credit/ Youtube Marvel Entertainment

Brie Larson plays Carol Danvers in Marvel’s first female-led film.

“Five Feet Apart” Movie Review

“Five Feet Apart” Movie Review

March 20, 2019

Allow me to preface by saying that the trailer gave me very high expectations...

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

March 20, 2019

Fans of the adorable yet fierce Toothless — the night fury dragon of the “How...

Netflix’s “Queer Eye”

Netflix’s “Queer Eye”

March 20, 2019

When it was first announced that “Queer Eye” would premiere as a reboot...

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Diverse Nonprofit Organization: VSA spreads Cultural Awareness on Campus

PHOTO COURTESY/NORMAN CHUK

VSA places great value on four pillars: Academics, balance, culture and community.

Picturesque things in Queens

Picturesque things in Queens

March 20, 2019

St. John’s Alum Launches Men’s Lifestyle Platform BOND OFFICIAL connects “voices of male culture.”

St. John’s Alum Launches Men’s Lifestyle Platform BOND OFFICIAL connects “voices of male culture.”

March 20, 2019

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The Independent Student Newspaper of St. John's University
The Independent Student Newspaper of St. John's University