The Torch

Harrington Releases Statement Amidst Investigation

Anthony O'Reilly, News Editor

March 8, 2013

Under scrutiny for accepting gifts from deceased dean Cecilia Chang, Rev. Donald J. Harrington, C.M., President of the University, released a statement in an email to the University community. In the statement, Harrington pleaded...

Judge throws Ball suit out of Court

Anthony O'Reilly, News Editor

January 23, 2013

A Queens County Supreme Court judge ruled last month that the University acted within its legal rights when it suspended a student for an off-campus incident last year. In dismissing the now former student’s lawsuit against...

EXCLUSIVE: Suspended Student Sues University

Anthony O'Reilly, News Editor

October 17, 2012

A suspended student is suing the University over the handling of the judicial process after he was arrested at his off-campus apartment last April. James Ball, who at the time of the arrest was concluding his sophomore year,...

Students Attacked On and Off Campus

Nell O'Connor, Managing Editor

September 15, 2010

The University community has been on high alert following three incidents involving students within the past week. Last Saturday, the Department of Public Safety sent out an email alerting the community to two separate incidents w...

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