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Substantial crowd for State House protest

Geraldine Vittini, Journal Contributor
December 11
Filed under Boston, News

Hundreds of protesters banded together in front of the looming State House on Friday to decry Gov. Charlie Baker’s recent comments against the Syrian refugee program. Their chants and handmade signs signaled a deep dissatisfaction with the governor’s statements, which he made a few days after the ...

Honorable mention for student presentations

Honorable mention for student presentations

Mary Sellaro, Journal Contributor
December 11
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

Traveling to the windy city of Chicago, seven select Suffolk Honors students from the College of Arts and Sciences showcased their extensive research, whether related to their majors or simply topics of interest, during the National Collegiate Honors Council conference on Nov. 13. Students were able ...

Ford Hall Forum talks ISIS, Syrian migrant crisis and Ukraine

Ford Hall Forum talks ISIS, Syrian migrant crisis and Ukraine

Alexa Gagosz
December 2
Filed under Boston, Campus, News, Politics, World

Due to recent attacks in Paris, the security and strength of Europe is heading toward serious questioning. Mary Yntema, the president and CEO of WorldBoston, introduced Secretary General at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), Italian Ambassador Lamberto Zannier at Suffolk Uni...

Former NSA whistleblower reports unethical behavior

Former NSA whistleblower reports unethical behavior

Jacob Geanous, Journal Staff
November 18
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

By Jacob Geanous Suffolk alum James Bamford demonstrated how his degree enabled him to stand toe-to-toe with our nation’s intelligence-gathering agency on Thursday in front of an audience dominated by current law students. His lecture, “Espionage, Eavesdropping, Edward Snowden, and the Foreign...

From presidents to Twitter, polling counts

Maggie Randall, Journal Staff
November 18
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

With the 2016 presidential election right around the corner, Director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center David Paleologos and Polling Club President and Founder Elainy Mata find that polling at Suffolk is crucial. Paleologos has just finished a poll for the Democratic New Hampshire...

Students forced into distant housing

Students forced into distant housing

Heather Rutherford, Journal Staff
November 18
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

After transferring to Suffolk and applying for housing, many students may believe they would receive the complete experience of living on campus in downtown Boston. However, due to a much higher than anticipated demand for housing, the university was forced to lease residence hall properties at the Massachusetts...

Freshman elected!

Freshman elected!

Colleen Day
November 11
Filed under Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, News

By Colleen Day and Elizabeth Hadley   James V. DeAmicis was elected to Quincy office on Nov. 3 marking a monumental day for the city and Suffolk. Working tirelessly since March, DeAmicis became the youngest elected official in the history of Quincy at age 19 for a seat on the six-person school...

The protection of cyber space and its national implications

The protection of cyber space and its national implications

Patrick Holmes
November 4
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

Two professionals took on the question of what is next in cyber security during Thursday’s Ford Hall Forum, “Balancing Cyber Security with Privacy in the Digital Age.” Sqrrl Enterprise Business Manager Ely Kahn and Northeastern University Visiting Fellow Ryan Maness led the discussion on how far...

Confronting stereotypes: “Whose land are we on?”

Confronting stereotypes: “Whose land are we on?”

Sam Humphrey
November 4
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

How are Native Americans represented in the media? How do fashion companies perpetuate stereotypes of Native people and profit from copying Native designs into their products? And what can be done about the injustices against Native people who persist today? Dr. Adrienne Keene, a postdoctoral fellow...

Admin graduates

Admin graduates

Brigitte Carreiro
November 4
Filed under Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, News

The man who headed student enrollment at Suffolk for the last 12 years is leaving. Assistant Vice President of Student Enrollment John Hamel oversaw undergraduate admissions and the merit awarded to first-year students. Hamel accepted a position with the National Association of College Admission Counselors...

Alumni credit Suffolk to governmental success

October 14
Filed under Boston, Campus, News, Suffolk U News

By Maggie Randall Notable alumni gathered on Thursday to discuss the effect Suffolk had on their current success in government and public service at a Moakley Breakfast Forum, “Changing State Government: What is the Alumni Impact?” Former Massachusetts Senate Majority Leader, and Assistant Professo...

7 Costumes on a Budget + a Bonus

7 Costumes on a Budget + a Bonus

October 13
Filed under Arts & Culture, blog, Boston, Boston, Campus, Campus, InstaRam, Uncategorized

Alright Halloween, is basically around the corner--29 days to be exact.  I put together a list of 7 costumes that you can make if you're on a college budget, literally waited til the last possible minute, or if you're not sure what to be! Alright Costume #1: Lilo, from (Lilo & Stitch) From...

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