The Torch

Priyanka Gera
Priyanka is a junior Spanish and Environmental Science double major on the pre-medical track. She has been a part of the Torch since her freshman year and has held several positions starting as a Staff Writer and then became Assistant Culture Editor and later, Culture Editor. This year she is bringing back the publication’s Digital Editor position and will manage the Torch’s website and create the newsletters our subscribers receive. Her goal is to design an engaging and user-friendly platform that brings the publication’s top stories to the St. John’s community in a convenient and concise manner. A Harry Potter fan, Priyanka is a Slytherin and loves the fourth novel in the series, “Goblet of Fire.”


You can reach Priyanka at [email protected].


Priyanka Gera, Digital Editor

Aug 30, 2020
BTS Smashes YouTube Record With New Single, “Dynamite” (Story)
Aug 17, 2020
His last one: Late Bollywood actor’s film releases a month after his death (Story)
Jul 10, 2020
New Variety Show Captures Breathtaking Views (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
Coffee Conversations: Experience Life Through Colors With Amber C. Borden (Story)
Apr 29, 2020
Adapting to the Crisis to Save Lives (Story)
Apr 09, 2020
Curated Collection: 10 Ways To Pass The Time In Isolation (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Netflix’s “All the Bright Places” : Film Adaptation Fails to Properly Address Mental Health (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Discovering the Diplomacy Art Exhibition (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
All That NYC Has to Offer This ‘Spooky Season’ (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Is the Netflix feature, “Tall Girl,” worth watching? (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
“Are You Happy at St. John’s?” : Survey Results (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
SJU Global Brigades Bring Aid Abroad (Story)
Jun 21, 2019
Netflix’s “Murder Mystery” (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
Priyanka Chopra Jonas’ inspirational Youtube Special (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
Honoring Powerful Women During Women’s History Month (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Disney Aladdin: The Hit Broadway Musical (Story)
Feb 20, 2019
Shared Shelves: Dr. Sue Ford – Toxicology (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
Top Movies of 2018 (Story)
Dec 05, 2018
5 Boroughs, 5 Minutes (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
Interfaith Film Festival Airs First of Three Films (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
“Peppermint:” A Not So Sweet Revenge (Story)
Sep 20, 2018
The Search Through Digital Footprints (Story)
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