The Torch

University Sponsors Fair Trade Conference

Rakesh Singh, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

Fair Trade is a movement to ensure that the farmers and workers of the world are paid fairly and are provided with safe, humane working conditions. This movement is global, and it is one that has garnered a lot of traction in r...

Fair Trade Food Guide

Fair Trade Food Guide

March 16, 2017

Flames of the Torch

April 20, 2016

This past Saturday, the University hosted its first ever Solidarity Festival. The event was held both on the Great Lawn in front of St. Thomas More Church, and inside the church. The event aimed to bring students, faculty and...

Behind the importance of fair trade coffee

Cheyanne Gonzales, General Manager Emeritus

April 13, 2016

Go back five years ago, where the topic of fair trade was not as prominent as it is today. Go back 10 years ago and the topic of fair trade was barely even mentioned in schools across the U.S. Today, schools all over the country...

St. John’s for Fair Trade to host screening of Dukale’s Dream

Suzanne Ciechalski, Editor-in-Chief

April 10, 2016

St. John’s for Fair Trade will be hosting a screening of "Dukale’s Dream" and a Q&A with the documentary’s director, Josh Rothstein, on Monday, April 11 during common hour. The event will be held in the D’Angelo Center...

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