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Life after the storm: Charlie James has a new match in New York City
Sara Kiernan, Assistant Photo Editor • November 17, 2020

What is now his career on the St. John’s tennis court just outside Taffner Field House will one day hopefully be one on Wall...

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WBB Strength & Conditioning during a pandemic: “There is very little to stop us”
Alison Goldberg, Assistant Business Manager • November 17, 2020

Athletes at St. John’s University are adjusting to the COVID-19 pandemic in every aspect of their daily lives. For the Women’s...

Back for more: Julian Champagnie is coming in confident
Back for more: Julian Champagnie is coming in confident
Alicia Venter, News Editor • November 13, 2020

It’s a Saturday morning on a packed coach bus, the sun is shining and as the bus moves down 34th Street, Madison Square Garden...

The Red Storm prepares as the Huskies howl their way back to the Big East
The Red Storm prepares as the Huskies howl their way back to the Big East
Sydney Denham, Sports Editor • November 13, 2020

Young athletes know the teams that make it to the Final Four every year. They also know the teams that go on winning streaks for...

"Sugar Skull" is Brook Marrs
Coffee Conversations: Alumna spotlight: YouTube creator Brook Marrs
Patty Hofmann, Contributing Writer • November 24, 2020

After months of looking for creative outlets to pursue while staying at home, many students are either bored with too much time...

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Beabadoobee Emanates ‘90s Nostalgia with “Fake It Flowers”
Mia Flores, Contributing Writer • November 17, 2020

Since learning the guitar at 17 years old, Filipino-British artist Bea Kristi, better known by her stage name Beabadoobee, has...

Students weigh in on pass/fail options for fall semester
Students weigh in on pass/fail options for fall semester
Sara Rodia, Opinion Editor • November 18, 2020

When the classes went fully online during the Spring 2020 semester, the University  implemented a Pass/Fail option that remained...

No gym? No problem: How to do your workouts from home
No gym? No problem: How to do your workouts from home
Sydney Denham, Sports Editor • November 17, 2020

Before the COVID-19 pandemic struck the world, I was at the gym everyday. It was a part of my daily routine, and I vividly remember...

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How exercise can reduce the stress of upcoming finals
Elizabeth Kaufmann, Assistant Sports Editor • November 17, 2020

The stress of final exams creeping in, squeezing in extra credit assignments and closing out extracurriculars can all lead to...

St. John’s University spirit rock decorated in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
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Life Turned Upside Down: How God Turned Me in the Right Direction
Yueran Yu, Co-Opinion Assistant Editor • November 24, 2020

In this unprecedented year that is 2020, I believe many of us have taken a step...

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Breaking barriers — How New Zealand's "pay equity" approach affects America
Andrea Pesantes, Staff Writer • November 23, 2020

For centuries, and even in present-day, the gender pay gap has remained a difficult...

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Every American should be paying attention to the Georgia Senate runoffs
Tomas B. Dominguez, Contributing Writer • November 23, 2020

As we all know by this point, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have defeated incumbent...

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Debunking the Fear of the COVID-19 Vaccine
Anna Pierratos, Co-Opinion Assistant Editor • November 22, 2020

There are people that believe that the Earth is flat, the Loch Ness Monster...

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