The Torch

A father’s fight for health and justice: 15th anniversary of 9/11

Caitlyn McAloon, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016

Fifteen years ago on Sept. 11, many people were going about their day as if it were any other. But it was on that September morning that everything changed when the United States came under attack. Sophomore Emily Thomas had just started preschool...

St. Thomas More Church hosts its first annual carnival

Erin Bola, Social Media Manager, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016

Students gathered on the Great Lawn this Sunday afternoon to enjoy the first annual St. Thomas More Carnival, hosted by Campus Ministry, Red Zone and Student Affairs. The event was held in conjunction with Red Remembers, a program d...

The Aftermath of 9/11: SJU’s role

Father Patrick J. Griffin, CM, Special to the Torch

September 10, 2015

In my room, on the highest shelf above my books, I have a white hard hat and a dark blue air-filter mask. These are reminders of the events of 9/11 for me. Like thousands of other ministers, after the crashing of the planes into...

A Memory That Never Fades

A Memory That Never Fades

Harry Saunders, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2012

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