The Torch

President announces Wile replacements

Edward M. Kull has been named acting vice president of Institutional Advancement.

Kieran Lynch, Editor-in-Chief

October 2, 2013

Faculty Still in Search of Transparency

Mitchell Petit-Frere, Managing Editor

May 8, 2013

Rev. Donald J. Harrington’s decision to retire as President of the University has not diminished the University faculty’s pursuit for transparency concerning the Board of Trustees’ ongoing investigation involving the roles...

Adminstrators quiet on Rev. Harrington situation

Christopher Brito, News Editor

April 16, 2013

The University held an organizational congress meeting on Monday, where administrators came to field questions from students without mentioning the ongoing issues regarding Rev. Donald J. Harrington, C.M., President of the University. After...

Harrington staying silent as Trustees continue investigation

Michael E. Cunniff and Nicole Valente, Editor-in-Chief and Managing Editor

March 13, 2013

Rev. Donald J. Harrington, C.M., President of the University looked at ease Saturday at the men’s basketball team’s game at Madison Square Garden, fist-bumping with athletics officials as rumors swirled about his job security. Facing...

Students upset with misuse of tuition

Anthony O'Reilly and Kieran Lynch, News Editor and Features Editor

March 13, 2013

Students have been up in arms recently about reports of Robert Wile, chief of staff to Rev. Donald J. Harrington, C.M., President of the University, receiving $350,000 in reportedly interest-free loans during his tenure at St....

Robert Wile’s Wild Ride

Shannon Luibrand, Assistant Features Editor

March 13, 2013

Rob Wile walked off the pitch during the 1996 NCAA soccer championship game with tears welling in his eyes. What should have been his moment of glory quickly turned into a moment of despair for the then-sophomore defender’s...

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