The Torch

Nor’Easter Prompts SJU to Close; Damage and Flooding Visible

Nor’Easter Prompts SJU to Close; Damage and Flooding Visible

Isabella Bruni, Co-News Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Home Scroll, News

Due to high winds, rain and some snowfall, all of St. John’s New York campuses will close at 5:00 p.m. Friday, according to the Office of Public Safety. Friday’s nor’easter is wreaking havoc all over New York City and the tri-state area, and the Queens campus is receiving no mercy. Some ...

Biking from Queens to the New York Times

Biking from Queens to the New York Times

Shannon Luibrand, Features Editor

September 11, 2013


Filed under Features, Home Scroll

Looking out his office window on the third floor of Bent Hall, Mark Prendergast can see his entire life laid out before him. To his right is Flushing where he was born and raised, and continues to call home. Just below his office window is the St. John’s campus where he has taught for a decade and...

St. John’s Remembers Sept. 11

St. John’s Remembers Sept. 11

Shannon Luibrand, Features Editor

September 11, 2013


Filed under Features

It was a beautiful September day, not a cloud in the sky, the remnants of summer still lingering in the air. Anita Webb exited the subway station on Murray Street in Manhattan like any other day. She was headed to the St. John’s Manhattan campus where she worked. But as soon as Webb came up from...

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