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Confronting stereotypes: “Whose land are we on?”

Confronting stereotypes: “Whose land are we on?”

Sam Humphrey
November 4, 2015
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, 2015
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, 2015
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, 2015
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...

Sanders rallies devoted Democrats

Sanders rallies devoted Democrats

October 7, 2015
Filed under Boston, Featured Stories, News

By Maggie Randall The room was electrified. White and blue signs were waving around in the air. 20,000 people were yearning for a political revolution and 20,000 voices were all shouting one name: Bernie Sanders. Sanders began in a raspy voice, “My request of you tonight is not to just help me...

Mixed feelings arise as university begins transition

Mixed feelings arise as university begins transition

Brigitte Carreiro
September 25, 2015
Filed under Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, News

Suffolk University’s Archer and Donahue buildings have been sold as of July 1, prompting students and faculty to express their hopeful yet concerned thoughts on the change. Senior Vice President for External Affairs, John Nucci, said that although the buildings have been sold, the university will...

Margaret McKenna comes to Suffolk with a passion for students and the city

Margaret McKenna comes to Suffolk with a passion for students and the city

Haley Peabody
May 13, 2015
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

On Tuesday evening, Suffolk University announced its next president, Margaret McKenna. McKenna, a native of Rhode Island, is excited to take on the position as the tenth president of Suffolk. “Its a great school I've admired for a long time, and its values are very much ones that I share,” sai...

Margaret McKenna announced as next president of Suffolk University

Margaret McKenna announced as next president of Suffolk University

Brigitte Carreiro
May 12, 2015
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

Chair of the Board of Trustees Andrew Meyer announced Tuesday that Margaret McKenna has been selected as Suffolk University’s new president. As its tenth president, McKenna will be the first woman to lead the university. McKenna was announced as a finalist of the presidential search last week along...

Panel debates governor’s report on MBTA

Panel debates governor’s report on MBTA

Sam Humphrey
May 5, 2015
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

By now, commuters are well aware of the report commissioned by Governor Charlie Baker to identify problems and propose solutions for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. On Tuesday, Suffolk University’s Center for Real Estate partnered with the Greater Boston Real Estate Board and hosted...

Suffolk announces finalists in presidential search

Suffolk announces finalists in presidential search

Brigitte Carreiro
May 4, 2015
Filed under Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, News

Suffolk University on Monday announced the two finalists for presidency of the university. A message to Suffolk employees from Head of the Search Committee Mark Sullivan said that Margaret McKenna and Louis E. Caldera are the finalists. The finalists will visit campus separately next week. On Wedne...

Presidential search narrowed to three finalists

Presidential search narrowed to three finalists

Brigitte Carreiro
April 30, 2015
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

The search for a new university president has been narrowed down to three finalists to be announced on Monday. In a university-wide email sent on Tuesday, Chairman of the Presidential Search Committee Mark Sullivan announced that the committee has found three candidates that they feel can take on...

Suffolk U News – April 22

Suffolk U News – April 22

April 24, 2015
Filed under Boston, Campus, News, Suffolk U News

Check out this edition of Suffolk U News, which covers the Boston Marathon and a sneak peak of our story on adjunct professors' hope to renegotiate their contract.

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