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Sargent to stay until 2013

Derek Anderson
November 11, 2009
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Article By: Derek Anderson Suffolk University decided last Wednesday to extend President David Sargent’s contract an extra two years from 2011 to 2013, even after his extremely high salary made headlines nationwide. This was said to be done in order to give the board more time to find a replaceme...

Career Week services students looking for work after college

Derek Anderson
November 4, 2009
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Article By: Derek Anderson Career Week has hit Suffolk once again, and continues with events that cater to all different groups of students until Nov. 6. These events cover the wide variety of topics related to what happens after college. By bringing in professionals and Suffolk alumni, Career Week work...

S.O.U.L.S. fights hunger

Angela Bray
November 4, 2009
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Article By: Angela Bray Worldwide, over 800 million people suffer from hunger, which is why S.O.U.L.S. has a calendar of events and activates planned for November, Hunger and Homelessness Awareness month. Throughout the entire month everyone is encouraged to donate unused clothing and non-perishab...

SGA calls for universal professor evaluations

November 4, 2009
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Article By: Alexander Sessa As the end of the fall semester draws closer, students will begin to fill out evaluations of their teachers' performance and this year the SGA hopes to create Universal evaluations.  While the Suffolk Business School has already established this system, some members of ...

Sargent among highest paid college presidents – again

Jeff Fish
November 4, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

Article By: Jeff Fish Suffolk University President David Sargent made national headlines again this year by earning $1.5 million, making him the second highest paid university president in the country, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education. Sargent was number one on the list last year, earni...

No guests allowed at 150 Tremont

November 4, 2009
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Article By: Ethan Long A controversial memo was slipped under the doors of all students living in the 150 Tremont St. Residence Hall yesterday morning. The memo, sent by Amanda Grazioso, Assistant Director of Residence Life and Summer Programs, stated that “ALL guest priveleges [sic] will be revoked from the entire...

University politics in Lebanon on national stage

Phillip Smyth
October 28, 2009
Filed under Campus, News, World

Henry Kissinger famously quipped that, “university politics are vicious precisely because the stakes are so small.” Often showing up to school dressed in suits and ties, Suffolk University’s student leadership, in the words of Student Government Association (SGA) Member-at-Large, Gaetano Zagami,...

Dean’s Reception 2009

October 28, 2009
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Members of the CJN Department with their families at the Dean's Reception at the Museum of Fine Arts. (Photo by John Gillooly)...

Students discuss alcohol safety

October 28, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

By: Kelly Harvell The Health and Wellness Peer Educators (Supers) spoke to students last Wednesday, educating them on alcohol safety and ways students can have fun and be responsible at gatherings at their apartments. “The main point we want to get across is safety. Students don’t realize ...

Suffolk Diwali night celebrates Indian culture

Ryan Boyle
October 28, 2009
Filed under Campus, News, World

By: Ryan Boyle On the evening of Friday Oct. 25, the Suffolk community celebrated Diwali Night 2009 in the Sawyer Lounge.  Sponsored by the Center for International Education and the Suffolk Indian student community, the event featured Rangoli designing, a Punja pair, and was concluded by some authenti...

Suffolk goes green on Sustainability Day

Marissa Holt
October 28, 2009
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By: Derek Anderson and Marissa Holt Suffolk University is attempting to go green and on Wednesday worked alongside student creators of the “Mug Club” and the Suffolk Recyclers organization to promote Campus Sustainability Day. The day of environmental awareness is celebrated nation-wide by any supportin...

Professors react to new part-time union

Alex Pearlman
October 28, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

By: Alex Pearlman Since 1997, a group of College of Arts and Sciences adjunct faculty have been working toward getting a contract with the Suffolk University administration for a more stable employment situation. Now, over ten years later, their dream has been realized. As the Journal reported in its ...

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