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Boston jams out at MixFest

Boston jams out at MixFest

Brigitte Carreiro
September 24
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Music

A top-notch venue, award-winning artists, and an overall good time welcomed Bostonians to Mix 104.1’s annual free concert at the DCR Memorial Hatch Shell on Saturday afternoon. Between pranks among acts and exciting, unique performances, the audience was in for a treat. MixFest 2015’s star-studded...

Panic! discos at Boston City Hall

Panic! discos at Boston City Hall

Katie Dugan
September 24
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Music

The finale of Radio 92.9’s Summer Concert Series celebrated rock, alternative music, and die-hard fans of Panic! At the Disco at Boston City Hall on Thursday. Las Vegas based rock band PATD, fronted by lead singer Brendon Urie, was formed in 2004 when they released the song, “I Write Sins Not...

Band with nostalgic sound appeals to all ages

Band with nostalgic sound appeals to all ages

September 24
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Music

By Gabriella Gaspardi   In the Paradise Rock Club, a small and intimate venue near Brookline, devoted fans crowded the stage Friday to see self-proclaimed garage rock band, Heartless Bastards. A Cincinnati-based band, led by vocalist Erika Wennerstrom, captured the early 30’s crowd clad...

Lawn on D hosts renowned band Passion Pit

Lawn on D hosts renowned band Passion Pit

September 24
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Music

By Sammie Mayaleh   Energy and excitement radiated from the audience at Lawn on D on Wednesday as fans awaited the Boston-based band, Passion Pit, while on tour for their junior album, “Kindred.” Michael Angelakos at Emerson College formed the band, whose second album debuted as 4th...

Living space designs captured and awarded

Living space designs captured and awarded

June 7
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston

By Heather Rutherford and Skot Lindstedt Self-proclaimed magazine of splendid homes and gardens, “Design New England’s” May issue features not one, but two Suffolk graduate students. The publication held the first “Design Showdown,” an annual contest which prompted students to design a live...

The Fashion of Suffolk: Spring 2015 installment

The Fashion of Suffolk: Spring 2015 installment

Jonathan Acosta Abi Hassan
April 22
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus

After surviving the horrible winter, we found ourselves surrounded with beautiful weather once again. What does that means to a city as cold as Boston? We are finally seeing knees and shoulders. People walking around have been changing the way they dress and leaving their homes without big parkas...

Laughter fills Wang Theatre for jester Jerry Seinfeld

Laughter fills Wang Theatre for jester Jerry Seinfeld

Colleen Day
April 15
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Featured Stories

The hit show “Seinfeld” may have been a self-proclaimed show about nothing, but producer and star, Jerry Seinfeld at the sold-out Wang Theater on Friday reassured the audience that there are a lot of laughs about everything still left in his career. During his 70-minute set, Seinfeld’s deadpan...

Exhibit provides a snapshot of summer program

Exhibit provides a snapshot of summer program

April 1
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, World

By Jennifer Usovicz On display on the fourth floor of the Ridgeway building are the photographs shot by Suffolk students across the Atlantic in Spain, work that is a product of Professor Ken Martin’s course, “Lens on Spain: Photojournalism in Madrid.” The class is run exclusively in the summer...

Express meal leaves students hungry and unimpressed

Express meal leaves students hungry and unimpressed

April 1
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus

By Patricia Negron Living in the hub of Boston as a Suffolk student certainly has its advantages. Home to authentic Italian food to the iconic New England clam chowder, it is both a blessing and a curse to be surrounded by such great food. Unfortunately, as college students, while we search for...

Suffolk alum stays true to roots in Boston-based novel

Suffolk alum stays true to roots in Boston-based novel

March 25
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus

By Jenna Collins “Rook to Bishop” is an action-packed, heart-racing novel that captures the audience as soon as protagonist Liam Maguire, and the trouble surrounding him and his sister, is introduced. Paul Garvey, a 2005 graduate of Suffolk, has pushed his Finance degree aside and put his heart into what he enjoys- writing. “Rook to Bis...

Manhattanhenge creates laid-back beats on campus

Manhattanhenge creates laid-back beats on campus

Will Senar
March 25
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus, Featured Stories

Jake Rivers and Ben Rathman discovered their love for music in high school. Now, in the basement of the 150 Tremont building, you can hear them nurture that passion, even though the two attend different colleges and have the typical hectic schedules of collegiate scholars. Rivers, a freshman majoring...

W!CKED calls on local dance troupes to beat rare disease

W!CKED calls on local dance troupes to beat rare disease

Will Senar
March 25
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus

From billiards to business, Suffolk University’s student run organizations stand out not only for their exemplary ability to get students involved on-campus, but also for their outstanding philanthropic efforts. Allocating 60 percent of proceeds, Suffolk's W!CKED hip-hop dance crew teamed up with nearby...

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