The Torch

JSA Celebrates Opening of New Prayer Room

Eduardo Alfonzo, Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

Thursday, Feb. 28 was special day for members of the Jewish Student Association (JSA) and all students of St. John’s University. A new prayer room was opened in the basement of the Peter J. Tobin College of Business. For thi...

Mary Cascio Gives A Few Words On Fifth Annual SHinE Awards

Mary Cascio, Student Employment Manager

April 3, 2019

Today we hosted the Fifth annual “Students Honored in Employment” SHinE recognition event. We were honored to have the interim Provost, Simon Moller and some college deans present. Especially Yvonne Pratt Johnson, Diana...

Students Encounter Issues With University Website

Angelica Acevedo, Editor-in-Chief

April 3, 2019

The recent launch of the new website has caused some of the links to redirect to a “page not found.” Some of the links affected by the launch are the “Report a Bias-Related Incident” and “Public Safety” when clicki...

Consumer Identities & Social Change Symposium

Sofia Altamura, Contributing Writer

March 27, 2019

St. John’s University hosted the Consumer Identities and Social Change Symposium at the D’Angelo Center on Friday, March 22, where panelists covered thought-provoking topics that are relevant to new media and the idea of co...

New Sustainability Major To Be Available This Fall

Morgan C. Mullings, Outreach Manager

March 27, 2019

When undecided freshmen arrived at the St. John’s College Majors Fair, they encountered an entirely new major: Global Development and Sustainability. After the graduate program for Global Development and Social Justice was app...

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