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Boston Community Church talks democracy in the age of Trump

Pulitzer prize winning journalist David Cay Johnston speaks to the Boston Community Church on Friday Night
October 24, 2018

The Boston Community Church held an event last Thursday called, “Democracy in the Age of Trump,” in which journalist David Cay Johnston spoke about how American Democracy is directly at risk due to...

Correia indicted on charges of fraud

October 18, 2018

The mayor of Fall River was indicted last Thursday on charges that he misled investors in the funding of a mobile application and then falsified tax documents to cover up the fraud. Mayor Jasiel F. Correia...

Suffolk University’s Ford Hall Forum discusses: “Are Our Democracies Endangered?”

(From Left) Suffolk University Acting Provost Sebastian Royo and author Daniel Ziblatt, speak at the Ford Hall Forum event about threats to America’s democracy
October 17, 2018

Harvard professor Daniel Ziblatt co-authored the book “How Democracies Die” and discussed his findings on identifying changing governments around the world at a Ford Hall Forum event on Thursday. The...

Suffolk residence hall named after Smith brothers

(From left) Michael Smith, Marisa Kelly and Larry Smith pose in front of the renamed residence hall
October 17, 2018

Just hours before the inauguration of Suffolk’s 11th president on Friday, a coach bus wrapped in the university’s logo rolled up to the entrance of the 150 Tremont residential building. The bus was...

QSU celebrates National Coming Out Day with “Milk” screening

Harvey Milk in front of Castro Camera on Castro Street, San Francisco 1977
October 17, 2018

On Thursday night, the Queer Student Union (QSU) hosted a screening of the film “Milk” to celebrate National Coming Out Day. “Milk,” starring Sean Penn, tells the story of Harvey Milk’s rise...

Marisa Kelly inaugurated as Suffolk’s 11th president

Marisa Kelly inaugurated as Suffolk's 11th president
October 17, 2018

Suffolk University welcomed its 11th president on Friday in the Tremont Temple as Marisa Kelly was inaugurated in front of family, faculty and staff, students, alumni, as well as elected officials and...

Countdown to Kelly’s Inauguration

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Kelly says Suffolk community will chart the course for university's future
October 10, 2018

As she prepares to be inaugurated on Friday as Suffolk’s 11th president, Dr. Marisa Kelly said she is looking forward to developing a long-term vision of the university with significant input from the...

Supreme Court Justice confirmed

October 10, 2018

This article contains a graphic description of sexual assault. Please read at your discretion. In a close, nearly party-line vote held Saturday, Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh was confirmed to replace retired...

Economics and the environment: Finding the balance

October 3, 2018

Last Wednesday, Suffolk University students gathered in the Sawyer building to explore a question that humans have asked for centuries: What is the relationship between economics and the environment, and...

MA health leaders discuss Title X

October 3, 2018

On September 25th, Health advocates and state officials gathered to panel at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute of the Senate to discuss the Trump administration’s efforts to cut Title X and overturn Roe...

Ford Hall Forum talks voter importance

October 3, 2018

David Paleologos, the Director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center (SUPRC) and acclaimed pollster, spoke to students and faculty this past Thursday about his newest poll of unregistered...

A W!cked decade on stage, at Suffolk and around Boston

A W!cked decade on stage, at Suffolk and around Boston
September 27, 2018

Suffolk’s competitive hip-hop dance team W!cked is gearing up for their tenth season of long rehearsals, competitions and lively performances in their pursuit of another successful year. Since forming...

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