The Torch

MTA Improvements: SJU Weighs In

Jeremy Mesias, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2019

If you’re new to New York City, it won’t take long before you figure out how frustrating the Metropolitan Transit Authority’s (MTA) train system can be. Known colloquially among New Yorkers as “the subway,” our transit system is among the oldest ...

Retail Apocalypse: Students Talk Online vs. In Store

Olivia M. Mathon, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

It has become the norm to scroll down your Instagram feed and see advertisements for online stores like Fashion Nova or Shein or to peer over at your classmate’s laptop screen in class and see them doing online shopping instead of taking notes. For the past two years, students may ...

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