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President’s Dinner Raises $2.7 Million

Photo Courtesy/Jad Nammour

President Gempesaw, third from left, along with the night's honorees

SGI Addresses Issue of Food Insecurity Among Students

Students struggling financially to buy nutritious food consistently now have options  to address the...

SJU Reflects on the Pittsburgh Shooting

Members of the St. John’s community have spent the last week and a half speaking out against anti-Semitic...

Nobel Prize Winner Speaks of Life Lessons to Students

Dr. Martin Chalfie delivered the 2018 Dr. Jaya Haldar Memorial Seminar, “GFP: Lighting Up Life,”...

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COURTSIDE: Bright Lights, Big Expectations

Torch Photos/Amanda Negretti

Shamorie Ponds

COURTSIDE: Staff Writer Predictions (Women’s)

COURTSIDE: Staff Writer Predictions (Women’s)

November 13, 2018

Brendan Myers: Record Prediction: 19 -10 The record is contingent upon...

COURTSIDE: Staff Predictions (Men’s)

COURTSIDE: Staff Predictions (Men’s)

November 13, 2018

Brendan Myers Record Prediction: 19-11: The Red Storm should have a successful...

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Flames of the Torch: Be the change you want to see – Vote
Did Hate Speech Fuel Pittsburgh Massacre? No.

Did Hate Speech Fuel Pittsburgh Massacre? No.

November 7, 2018

Following the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting on Oct. 27 — which is now known...

The Chaos of Trump

The Chaos of Trump

November 7, 2018

A border wall, several staff changes, an admission of hush money given to pornstars,...

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Shared Shelves

Torch Photo/Cecelia Germain

Dr. Robert Bland teaches history with a focus on African American studies.

“Writing Under the Influence” Brings Writers Together

“Writing Under the Influence” Brings Writers Together

November 7, 2018

Hidden away between a local deli and a tiny Chinese food restaurant lies the...

“The Hate U Give” Gives Power Beyond The Page

“The Hate U Give” Gives Power Beyond The Page

November 7, 2018

“THUG LIFE.” Rapper Tupac Shakur explained this acronym as, “The...

“Suspiria”: A Fresh Take on Horror classic

“Suspiria”: A Fresh Take on Horror classic

November 7, 2018

Despite its runtime of two hours and 32 minutes, “SUSPIRIA” managed to hold...

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Check this Alumnus Out: Mezu Ofoegbu’s Podcast Explores Sexuality and the Church

PHOTO COURTESY OF/MEZU OFOEGBU

Alumnus Mezu "Zu" Ofoegbu has his own podcast called "Forget the Noise" available on Apple Podcasts.

Student Sparks: Pittsburgh

Student Sparks: Pittsburgh

November 7, 2018

Senior Student Juggles Two Internships in Media

Senior Student Juggles Two Internships in Media

November 7, 2018

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