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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,...

Olivia Rodrigo is no one-hit wonder
Olivia Rodrigo is no one-hit wonder
Maria Villarroel, Staff Writer • April 13, 2021

Olivia Rodrigo, who broke out onto the scene with her TikTok-beloved hit, “Driver’s License,” just released her second single,...

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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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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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Pandemic Living: Why I’ll never be the same after COVID
Pandemic Living: Why I’ll never be the same after COVID
Shaolin Barid, Mia Flores, Sophie Gable, and Priyanka Gera April 14, 2021

Sophie Gable - Staff Writer Almost every day I hear someone utter the words,...

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,...

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