The Torch

School is Over: Now What?


Dana Livingston, Chief Copy Editor

May 18, 2020

#hotgirlsummer to #hotgirlsemester

Christa Calabretta, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

Ladies, I hope you all had a true Hot Girl Summer. If you don’t know what Hot Girl Summer is… let me explain. It’s a song by Megan Thee Stallion that is meant to empower women. The song really enforces that women should live...

A Summer of Research In Paris Senior Christopher Valdes on his overseas internship

Sara Rodia, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

This summer, Christopher Valdes, a senior physics major with a minor in Spanish, became one of only eight undergraduate junior level students across the country to become an intern for Optics in the City of Lights, a summer in...

Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw

Priyanka Gera, Culture Editor

September 11, 2019

The grief-stricken plot of “Fast & Furious 7” (F&F7) in 2015 was a beautiful tribute to the actor and father, Paul Walker. Without him, fans surmised that the decade old franchise had concluded. However, an ei...

National Parks

Bryant Rodriguez, Opinion Editor

April 27, 2016

For the nature lover, a visit to any of the hundreds of national park sites around the country are a must.  2016 marks the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, celebrating the history of the country’s parks and monuments....

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