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Who is Johnny Thunderbird?
Who is Johnny Thunderbird?
Elizabeth Kaufmann, Sports Editor • April 21, 2021

Before Johnny Thunderbird came to be, legend and several written records have it, Walter Bruce (’39) and Michael McNicholas...

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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...

Curated Collections: 5 Essential Climate Change Documentaries
Curated Collections: 5 Essential Climate Change Documentaries
Kelly Mendoza, Contributing Writer • May 4, 2021

In recent years, climate change has been brought to the forefront of American politics. We hear stories worldwide of ice caps...

“Them” Series Review: The Horrors of Racism Revealed
“Them” Series Review: The Horrors of Racism Revealed
Brianna Hill, Contributing Writer • April 28, 2021

“Them” is a relentlessly raw and horrific masterpiece that was released on Amazon Prime Video earlier this month, on April...

Adrianne Munroe: Nurturing faith through poetry
Adrianne Munroe: Nurturing faith through poetry
Mia Flores, Culture Editor • April 26, 2021

Senior communication arts major Adrianne Munroe released her latest self-published poetry collection back in August, but she recently...

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A year later: Ozanam Scholars Program continues to adjust to pandemic restrictions
Alana Campbell , Staff Writer • April 21, 2021

Like many organizations on campus, students and faculty involved with the St. John’s University’s Ozanam Scholars Program...

Keeping SJU alum Manny Caridad’s memory alive
Keeping SJU alum Manny Caridad’s memory alive
Sydney Denham, Sports Editor Emerita • April 21, 2021

It was a Thursday afternoon in 2019 when Brian Kiley and Manny Caridad took off from work, grabbed some beers and played the day’s...

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The German Synodal Path: Here We Go Again
The German Synodal Path: Here We Go Again
Brian Monahan, Staff Writer • May 4, 2021

No matter what time period you're in, there is always an element to the Catholic...

Haikus by the 99th E-Board
Haikus by the 99th E-Board
The Torch Editorial Board May 2, 2021

The Torch Editorial Board   Priyanka: If I told you that the...

Autism Acceptance and what it means
Autism Acceptance and what it means
Kelly Mendoza, Contributing Writer • April 30, 2021

As an 18-year-old woman recently diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, you...

Flames of the Torch: Summer has arrived
Flames of the Torch: Summer has arrived
The Torch Editorial Board April 28, 2021

After a year of staring at our computer screens, we can finally take a rest:...

Student Government Incorporated’s (SGi) election season is already underway for the 2021-22 academic year. TORCH PHOTO/BRENDEN WILLSCH
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