The Torch

College Dems to Talk GSA with Admin

Anthony O'Reilly, News Editor

March 6, 2013

Members of the University chapter of the College Democrats are preparing to meet with administrators in hopes of convincing them to create a student-run gay-straight alliance on campus. The upcoming meeting comes on the heels...

Flames of the Torch: A Call to Action

Torch Editorial Board

February 22, 2013

This has been an interesting week for us at the Torch. In the wake of publishing a front page article detailing gay students’ dissatisfaction with on campus options, we didn't know what response we would get from the St. John’s...

Boy Scouts Need to Join the Club

Shantavia Thomas, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2013

While gay students at St. John’s are starting to fight for equality at the University, nationally the LGBTQ community’s eyes have been on Boys Scouts of America and the group’s impending decision on whether to allow gays...

College Dems Launch Petition for GSA

Anthony O'Reilly, News Editor

February 21, 2013

The University chapter of the College Democrats launched a petition  for a University recognized Gay Straight Alliance at a general body meeting entitled “Why STJ Needs a GSA.” The petition was launched in preparation...

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GSA. Gay Straight Alliance