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Beyond the Brand: NCAA Women’s Basketball fights for equality
Sydney Denham, Sports Editor • March 24, 2021

For an athlete, there is nothing like walking into a warehouse-sized weight room filled with rows of newly-equipped barbells,...

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The 1,000-Kill Club Welcomes Alexakou
Sydney Denham, Sports Editor • March 24, 2021

The St. John’s Volleyball team not only secured its second straight win against a Big East opponent on March 13, but also crowned...

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David Glancy: A season cut short leads to a shifted mentality
Alison Goldberg, Social Media Manager and Assistant Business Manager • March 24, 2021

You could say David Glancy’s baseball career began when he was just five years old  —  he picked up a bat in his backyard...

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St. John’s Leaves the Big East Tournament Early After a Fall to Seton Hall
Elizabeth Kaufmann, Assistant Sports Editor • March 17, 2021

The Red Storm’s run in the Big East Tournament at Madison Square Garden came to an end after an overtime loss to Seton Hall,...

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Anderson .Paak and Bruno Mars deliver with “Leave the Door Open”
Jillian Ortiz, Managing Editor • March 17, 2021

In a collaboration that many of us never saw coming (but have secretly always dreamed of), Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak have...

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“Spinning”: A long-awaited collab falls short of listeners expectations
Dana Livingston, Chief Copy Editor • March 17, 2021

The 1975 has finally delivered fans another gift during the pandemic: the March 4 release of, “Spinning,” a single featuring...

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Pandemic Trends: The old, the new and the staples
Zoe Mccarroll, Contributing Writer • March 24, 2021

Before COVID-19 re-established the status quo, I was never the girl who would often wear sweatpants, workout clothing, hoodies...

Professor Larry Pitilli in his Thursday Boots, Levi’s and custom blazer in the Fashion Institute Office.
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Campus Couture Spotlight - Professor Larry Pitilli
Anna McFillin, Assistant Features Editor • March 24, 2021

Professor Larry Pitilli strolled into The Fashion Institute office on a Monday afternoon dressed in Thursday boots, Levi Strauss...

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Campus Orgs talk virtual events and member engagement in a pandemic
Sara Rodia, Opinion Editor • March 10, 2021

Common Hour once served as a time where various campus organizations could host in-person events and meetings for their members....

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Sydney Denham, Sports Editor Emerita, created a make-shift home gym to continue weight training during the pandemic.
From Passion to Profession: How “new normal” workouts shaped where I am today
Sydney Denham, Sports Editor Emerita • April 13, 2021

The second I stepped into Planet Fitness back in my senior year of high school,...

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Meghan Markle tells the truth
Priyanka Gera, Managing Editor • April 8, 2021

I have always admired the Royal family and wondered what it would be like to...

Flames of the Torch: An ode to the 98th E-board
Flames of the Torch: An ode to the 98th E-board
The Torch Editorial Board March 24, 2021

Well, this is it. A year-long journey is slowly approaching its end. On Sunday,...

Qualified and Quieted: A Reflection on Women’s Political Plights
Qualified and Quieted: A Reflection on Women’s Political Plights
Anna Pierratos, Assistant Opinion Editor • March 24, 2021

Women’s History Month is a celebration of women and all of their achievements. ...

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