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Suffolk MBA program ranked in top ninety-five

October 28, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

By: Shoshana Akins and Eleanor Kaufman Financial Times recently ranked the Sawyer Business School in the top ninety-five best Executive Master Business Association programs worldwide. The Financial Times (FT) is a UK-based business newspaper that is known as one of the world’s leading business...

Modern Theatre project topped off

October 28, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

Boston Mayor, Thomas Menino (left), John Nucci, Vice-President of External Affairs (middle) and David Sargent, Suffolk President (right) speak at a recently held topping-off ceremony for the Modern Theatre resident halls. The halls is located on 525 Washington St. providing 197 suite style student room...

SGA Amendment fuels conflict

Alex Pearlman
October 28, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

By: Matt Altieri and Alex Pearlman An SGA amendment was passed last year that would appoint new Senator-at-Large seats for several different student groups across campus. Now, the amendment faces tremendous controversy from a number of Senators, and another proposed amendment by SGA Senators Jim Wil...

Business student owns skate shop

Ethan M. Long
October 21, 2009
Filed under Boston, Campus, News

Article By: Delia Mooney Sawyer Business School entrepreneur, Matt Polianites, has turned his ten year passion for skateboarding into a growing business. At age 20, Polianites owns and manages his own skate board shop named The Board Walk Skate Shop. Growing up just outside Boston in the town of W...

New ResLife Director hired

Ethan M. Long
October 21, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

Article By: Kelly Harvell This fall, Suffolk got a new Residence Life Director, Rod Waters, who is adjusting to the new community with comfort and ease, describing his experience thus far as “delightful.” Waters was born in Washington D.C., and has since lived in Philadelphia, Seattle, and, mo...

New real estate club at Suffolk

Angela Bray
October 21, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

Article By: Angela Bray Future Investors in Real Estate (F.I.R.E.), a new club at Suffolk, is an organization aimed to educate students about making real life real estate decisions both professionally and personally. Student participation is encouraged to form ideas regarding Suffolk University’s p...

Suffolk business student meets Obama

Jeff Fish
October 21, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

Article By: Jeff Fish Suffolk freshman Scott Paiva met President Obama in the Oval Office yesterday after being one of three finalists out of 24,000 in a business model competition for the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE). “I was shocked and totally surprised, excited to say the...

Journey kicks off new year at Suffolk

Jeff Fish
October 9, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

Article by: Jeff Fish and Kelly Harvell The Office of Student Leadership and Involvement, formerly known as Student Activities, has made an impression on Suffolk’s young leaders with the formation of an experimental program. The Journey, which was created last year, aims to help students gain an...

Sorority founded at Suffolk

Angela Bray
October 7, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

Article by: Angela Bray Suffolk University, freshmen Jessica Meana, Amber Bellon, and sophomore Jaden Nazarian are embarking on the task of developing a new sorority; Zeta Tau Alpha (ZTA). There is currently only one sorority at Suffolk, Theta Phi Alpha. The idea of adding another sorority arose a...

Panel discusses the future of newspapers

Derek Anderson
October 7, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

Article by: Derek Anderson The present and future survival of Print Journalism was discussed at a Ford Hall Forum event hosted at the Suffolk University Law School Thursday night. The night began with an introduction by Alasdair Roberts, a professor at Suffolk Law, who summarized the discussion, ...

Students trapped in elevator

Matthew Altieri
October 7, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

Article by: Matt Altieri Seniors Caitlin Milley, Courtney Crocker, Carolyn Milley and Brittany McKallagat waited 45 minutes until the Boston Fire Department freed them from the left elevator on the fourth floor of Ridgeway yesterday evening. Professor Ken Martin’s photojournalism class was in session from 5:30 to 8:10 p.m. on the fourth floor. Read More &ra...

SGA fills Senate seats

Jeff Fish
October 7, 2009
Filed under Campus, News

Article by: Jeff Fish The Student Government Association (SGA) held its fall elections last week to fill the nine senate seats for the class of 2013 as well as three vacant seats for the class of 2010 and two for 2011. “I’m really proud that the SGA is close to having a full board for the fi...

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