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Art Exhibit Ecompasses Founder’s Week Mission

Liam La Guerre , Staff Writer

January 24, 2011

For almost a decade, Founders Week has given the Department of Fine Arts the chance to develop a student art exhibition to showcase and celebrate the talents of members of the University community.     According to Prof...

Bone Marrow Drive draws over 100 donors

Terence Cullen, Staff Writer

January 24, 2011

Students and alumni rallied to swab their spit for a greater cause at the Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Drive, held in the Law School Solarium last Thursday, Jan. 20. The event was organized by Philip Lucrezia in accords with "Be The ...

Largest Group of Students to Date Attend Medieval History Conference

Terence Cullen, Staff Writer

January 17, 2011

Seven St. John's students attended the Medieval History Conference over winter break, which is the largest group to attend since the university has been participating. The Fifth Undergraduate Conference in Medieval and Early Mo...

Ethics Bowl

Terence Cullen, Staff Writer

December 7, 2010

    Seven St. John's students journeyed north to Vermont last weekend where they took part in a debate on some of the crucial issues concerning our culture today.   The Ethics Bowl, hosted by Dartmouth University on...

Campus Conservation Nationals

Sara Cahill Marron, News Editor

December 7, 2010

  St. John's ranked 4th out of 36 participating schools in the Campus Conservation national competition last month according to the final results released from the organization's website last week.   Campus Conserv...

Beating Alzheimer’s Lecture

Liam La Guerre , Staff Writer

December 7, 2010

  Researchers may have found a way to give Alzheimer's patients and families hope. PH. D Andrew Stamford, Director of Medical Research at Merck Laborites hosted a seminar about a breakthrough discovery that has the potential t...

Healthcare Panel

Ruben Muniz, Staff Writer

December 7, 2010

      The Student Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives hosted the Fall 2010 Healthcare Panel of St. John's University, sponsored by Tau Upsilon Alpha, Alpha Zeta Chapter, and The College of Prof...

A.L.F.S.A. Hosts Stroll Expo for Charity

Ramiro Funez, Staff Writer

December 7, 2010

  A.L.F.S.A., the African Latino Fraternal Sororal Alliance, held its annual Stroll Expo in Montgoris Hall on Friday, aimed at collecting funds for toy drives and showcasing fraternities and sororities within the council of G...

Annual toy drive returns to St. John’s for the holiday season

Justin Thrift, Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2010

    Hooper's Toy Drive is becoming an annual tradition at St. John's during the holiday season. The holiday toy drive, where students collect Christmas toys to benefit children in need, will run until December 16ththis year...

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