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Feminists to unite?

Feminists to unite?

Ariana Ortiz, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Home Scroll, News

A group of about 20 students that call themselves Feminists Unite (F.U.) say they are seeking official status from Student Government Inc. (SGI) for the second straight year to provide a space on campus for education and discussion centered on feminism and gender equality. Junior Stephanie Aliaga said she started the...

St. John’s University has day of service

Nickool Castro, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under News

St. John’s held its annual University Service Day (USD) on Sept. 24, marking its 15th anniversary. The USD usually takes place the third or fourth week of September during Founder’s Week in remembrance of Saint Vincent DePaul, whose teachings emphasize respect for the service to the needy, and h...

St. John’s University has multicultural mixer

Nickool Castro, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under News

The Office of Multicultural Affairs, along with the department of Global Studies, the School of Education, and the Institute of Asian Studies, held its third annual Multicultural Mixer last Friday at 4:00 p.m. on the Great Lawn. More than 54 student organizations were present providing informati...

SJU: Get involved by joining organizations!

Livia Paula, Staff Writer

April 16, 2014


Filed under Lifestyle

“Get involved!” This is probably a repetitive phrase that upcoming St. John’s students have heard constantly during their freshmen orientation. On this big campus with many commuters and residents, people may get tired or even bored of their routine of class and homework. As people around campus...

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