The Torch

Things I wish I knew as a freshman

Shannon Luibrand, Features Editor

November 13, 2013

First semester of senior year is more than halfway through and I think the consensus among the senior class is—oh my god. It feels like just yesterday I was a senior in high school, sending in my college applications and...

STJ offers unique program

Marion Gendron, Chief Copy Editor

May 7, 2013

Global Lending Opportunities for Budding Entrepreneurs, or GLOBE, is a student-managed class/organization hybrid that serves as a microfinance institution to impoverished countries such as Kenya, the Democratic Republic of Congo,...

Time for University to fix ‘The Strip’

Shannon Luibrand, Features Editor

May 1, 2013

Now that the warm weather of spring has finally arrived here at St. John’s, Lourdes Way - or “The Strip” as St. John’s students refer to it - instantly becomes a place I loathe. While scrolling through my Twitter feed,...

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