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The Suffolk Journal

Lollie pops online clothing biz

Angela Bray
November 11, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus

Article By: Angela Bray Are Hollie MacLennan and Lola Finocchiaro, the founders of the Lollie Clothing t-shirt line, the next Johnny Cupcakes? Lollie is simply a combination of the creators’ first names. “We both like and want to create things you can’t find in the mall,” said Suffo...

Construction Gangs: New documentary shows China’s ever-changing face

November 11, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus, Film

Article By:  Shoshana Akins The Communication and Journalism Department’s Suffolk Cinema Series and the Rosenberg Institute for East Asian Studies teamed up last Thursday to show Demolition: The World of Construction Gangs in China, a documentary by a Harvard graduate student on the constantly e...

Ancient tomb at MFA

Derek Anderson
November 4, 2009
Filed under Boston

Article By: Derek Anderson Governor Djehutynakht was buried 4,000 years ago  along with all his possessions in one of the most famous tombs of the Middle Kingdom. Tomb 10A is now being presented to the public four centuries later at the Museum of Fine Arts. Right now at MFA, Djehutynakht’s tomb and remaini...

Newlyweds share stage and tour

November 4, 2009
Filed under Boston, Music

Article By: Ashley Maceli Say Anything, though only a few years old since their official signing with Doghouse Records, have become enormous in the alternative rock world. From their hilarious catchy single “Wow, I Can Get Sexual Too,” to their utterly ridiculous and loathing-yet uppity-songs, it...

Mash-up artist hits Suffolk annual concert

Marissa Holt
November 4, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus, Music

Article By: Marissa Holt and Derek Anderson Last night at the House of Blues, a Girl Talk/Sean Kingston concert was held exclusively for Suffolk students and their limited guests. Both of the artists provided a contrast to one another and brought in a diverse and lively crowd. Those attending the concert were filled with anti...

The Used back on tour in support of new record

October 28, 2009
Filed under Boston, Music

By: Ashley Maceli A sea of black-dyed hair and black sweatshirts crowded the House of Blues this past Friday to see a completely crazy show given by the ultimate rock band, The Used. The Used did not disappoint in giving an extraordinary show. Drive A, an anarchist Green Day-wannabe band, o...

Abolition in black & white

October 28, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus, Theater

By: Alexander Sessa It is well known that Boston was home to abolitionism for one hundred years before slavery was abolished in the United States.  Those sentiments were returned to the city Friday night when The Underground Railway Theater presented a reading from a new play at the C. Walsh Theater ...

Horror Crap

Derek Anderson
October 21, 2009
Filed under Boston, Music

Article By: Derek Anderson Horror-Rap, also known as Horrorcore or Acid-Rap, has been a recent installment in the musical entertainment world that most don’t understand. Starting in the early 90s, Horror-Rap has been an “underground” genre of music that expresses extreme violence and crime throug...

NESAD Construction: From raw materials to art.

Angela Bray
October 21, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus

Article By: Angela Bray The Suffolk University Art Gallery at NESAD currently exhibits an wide range contemporary art. Construction, which opened last Friday, is an exhibition of new sculpture by six Boston area artists: Laura Evans, Peter Evonuk, Arthur Henderson, Ellen Rich, Isabel Riley, ...

MFA opens it’s doors to students with free College Night

Marissa Holt
September 30, 2009
Filed under Boston, Music

By: Derek Anderson and Marissa Holt Students from all over the greater Boston area crowded into the Museum of Fine Arts last Thursday to experience the free promotional event College Night. With music blasting from its entrance, the museum kicked off the night at 7p.m. and the event lasted to midnig...

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