The Torch

Bridging the gap with service

Contributing Writer, CAROLYN WARGULA and CAROLYN WARGULA, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2009


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In the northeast Queens area alone, there are thousands of homebound senior citizens who lack contact with the outside world. They are often forgotten by the community and have little interaction with others.That is why Chris Schneider, a St. John's alum from 1968 decided to work with elderly and hel...

Taking it to the web

ANURADHA BYAGARI, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2009


Filed under Features

In traditional success story fashion, it all started out with a goal: the executive board and general members of St. John University's home radio station WSJU wanted to be heard by a larger audience and to reach more people. Limited by only being able to broadcast on campus and without an AM or FM li...

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May 6, 2009


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, News, Sports

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When the TORCH was Lit

Sabrina Polidoro, Photography Editor

April 23, 2002


Filed under Features

The flames of the TORCH have been burning bright for the last 80 years, and they show no signs of stopping. The TORCH, the official student newspaper of St. John's University, was first published in 1925 at the Lewis Avenue (Brooklyn) campus of St. John's College. The title of the publication -...

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