The Torch

Ariana Ortiz is a senior majoring in journalism. She began her journey with the Torch last year, starting as a staff writer and then the Assistant News Editor. She aims to make the most of her time as features editor by not only making the Torch a primary news source for students, but also for the immediate community surrounding St. John’s.

Have any questions? Email Ariana at [email protected]

Ariana Ortiz, Features Editor

Apr 04, 2018
“They’re Putting Money Over Humans” (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
Preet Bharara Announced as Law School Commencement Speaker (Story)
Mar 14, 2018
“Call Me by Your Name” Isn’t Helping LGBT Relationships (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Meet the New “Queer Eye” (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
A Mid-Year Catch Up With SGI (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
New Flix on Netflix: Black Mirror (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
The Counseling Center Takes on New Triage System (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Q & A: Meet Shawn McCreesh (Story)
Dec 06, 2017
Students Demand Better Policies (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Diamonds, Rings & Courts at SJU (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Society of Physics Students Awarded Blake Lilly Prize (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
COURTSIDE: Back in the New York Groove (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
Safety Abroad (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
‘We’re Here to Help’ (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Social Justice Exchange Holds DACA Repeal Protest (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
What’s Poppin: “Happy Death Day” (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
Why Immigrants Do Not Have to Be Justified (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
New Initiatives at SGI (Story)
Oct 04, 2017
Partnership Provides Aid for DACA Renewals (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
SGI Holds First Meeting of the Semester (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
University Unveils New Spirit Rock (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
Welcome the Stranger (Story)
Sep 06, 2017
SJU President: University Monitoring Status of DACA Repeal, Determining Response (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
President Trump’s First 100 Days: Week Thirteen (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
Lisa Harewood: “You’re Better Off Here” (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
Java Johnnies: Women’s HerStory Month (Story)
Mar 29, 2017
Trump’s First 100 Days: Week ten (Story)
Mar 22, 2017
SGI changes constitution (Story)
Mar 22, 2017
CPTG’s “Wizard of Oz” keeps an old story feeling fresh (Story)
Mar 16, 2017
Meet SGI’s 2017-18 E-board candidates (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
Java Johnnies: “Black in America Again” (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
Dear World sets up studio at SJU (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
MCU partners with SJU (Story)
Feb 22, 2017
President Trump’s first 100 days: Week three (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
Students attend March for Life (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
MLK display and dinner unites students, faculty (Story)
Jan 25, 2017
Feminists Unite gets recognized by SGI (Story)
Dec 09, 2016
Conversations about diversity and inclusiveness sparked (Story)
Dec 07, 2016
Voices of Victory brings the Gospel back to Christmas (Story)
Nov 30, 2016
SJU becomes one of ten Global CRS Campuses (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Jane Elliott challenges students’ perceptions of race (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
New York’s local election winners (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
SJU hosts Meet the Candidates Night (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
Feminists to unite? (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
Public’s reaction to Trump reveals bigger problem (Story)
Oct 19, 2016
SJU ranked second-to-worst in sexual health study (Story)
Oct 05, 2016
First Lady urges students to vote (Story)
Sep 14, 2016
St. John’s community reacts to recent gun violence (Story)
Sep 07, 2016
Trump visits Mexico (Story)
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Ariana Ortiz