The Torch

D’Angelo Center gets University’s blessing

Everton Bailey, Managing Editor

October 6, 2009

Filed under News

During a blessing and dedication ceremony of the new D'Angelo Center Oct.4, University President Rev. Donald J. Harrington said the construction of the new five-story, $77 million building now gives the University all the facilities it needs to "better serve our students the way they need to be served.""Today...

Tour de St. John’s raises money for charity

Anthony O'Reilly, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2009

Filed under News, On campus

Strong winds did not stop the participants of a 25-mile bike ride around Queens for charity Saturday. Students, parents and faculty participated in the four hour bike ride, dubbed Tour de St. John's, raising more than $2,500 for Bread and Life, a St. John's organization aimed to feed the poor. Riders...

Swine Flu tracking iPhone application debuts

Melody, Yu Harvard Crimson via U-Wire and Melody, Yu, Harvard Crimson via U-Wire

September 8, 2009

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A new iPhone application called "Outbreaks Near Me" that allows users to track and report local outbreaks of infectious disease was released Tuesday.Developed by researchers at Children's Hospital Boston and the MIT Media Lab, the application combines the GPS system of the iPhone with outbreak tracki...


May 27, 2009

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May 6, 2009

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, News, Sports

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