The Suffolk Journal

Paying it forward: one state at a time

Nathan Espinal and Katherine Yearwood

February 14, 2018


Filed under Campus, Suffolk News, Suffolk U News

Civil rights activist and organizer, Tamika Mallory, addressed the harrowing issues of racial discrimination that have continued to exist in society on Wednesday. What started as a protest against discrimination quickly turned into a large scale movement with millions of participants. Rather than fo...

Secrets of infinite depth: the makings of a poet

Secrets of infinite depth: the makings of a poet

Kaitlin Hahn

February 14, 2018


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Three years of gained silent knowledge in a Buddhist monastery, tireless work as a New York City girl on a farm, jumped into a fire engine red Volkswagen van with multi-color curtains with the dream to move West, all blended together along with what she calls her generation’s “foolish optimism,” ...

Fighting Spirit: Gazzani talks terms’ final stretch

Fighting Spirit: Gazzani talks terms’ final stretch

Alexa Gagosz

February 14, 2018


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With plans and initiatives in hand, Student Government Association (SGA) President Daniel Gazzani headed into the final stage of his term. Ambitious as he is available, Gazzani’s work as the first international student as SGA president so far has been rooted in his deep passion to build a sense of co...

A better model for tomorrow: Inclusion, freedom in dialogue for students in the classroom

A better model for tomorrow: Inclusion, freedom in dialogue for students in the classroom

Morgan Hume

February 7, 2018


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From the University of California, Berkeley to the streets of Charlottesville, VA, the topic of free speech has sparked debate and protest in recent months. Across the country, universities are trying to devise a plan where students can be educated in an orderly, learning environment and have free inq...

85 candidates applied: Suffolk’s president to be named in 2018

85 candidates applied: Suffolk’s president to be named in 2018

Chris DeGusto

February 7, 2018


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Neither Presidential Search Chair John Brooks or university spokesperson Greg Gatlin would confirm logistics Brooks had previously detailed on the ongoing process during a Student Government Association meeting on Nov. 30, 2017 as current, during recent email correspondences. During this Nov. 30 pubic meeting, Bro...

MLK legacy honored; but the fight must go on

Katherine Yearwood

January 31, 2018


Filed under Boston, Campus, News, Suffolk News

From 1963, when Dr. Martin Luther King gave his renowned “I Have a Dream” speech to 2018, there has been continuous brutalities done against people of color. The difference now is that these brutalities are captured on social media and briefly acknowledged with the use of an emotional emoticon, a...

Interviews for next president begin this quarter

Interviews for next president begin this quarter

Chris DeGusto

January 31, 2018


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With a revolving door of presidents and stand-ins having come and gone, Suffolk has allotted resources and time necessary to ensure the search process concludes in a positive and successful manner. A university spokesperson recently told a Suffolk Journal reporter that Chair of the Presidential Search Co...

Marketing graduate program to launch fall 2018

Marketing graduate program to launch fall 2018

Kyle Crozier

January 31, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Suffolk University has established a new graduate program in marketing, one that is designed to give students a greater understanding of the technological changes in the industry over a period of less than 12 months. Students would be able to begin the Masters of Science program in marketing in th...

American myths on slavery in the North exposed to Suffolk

Stiv Mucollari

November 15, 2017


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A false narrative in American history has been that the Northern states were the land of the free and that slavery was confined to the Southern states. Part of the reason for this narrative is because of the geographic differences between the two regions. Unlike the South’s plantations, slavery in th...

Suffolk celebrates first-generation students

Suffolk celebrates first-generation students

Nathan Espinal

November 15, 2017


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First-generation college students have been recognized across the country due to their continued dedication in the pursuit of higher education. Out of the 5,117 undergraduate students at Suffolk University, 34.6 percent are first-generation college students, according to Provost Sebastian Royo. These s...

American history manifests social unrest

American history manifests social unrest

Hannah Arroyo

November 15, 2017


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Monuments have the potential to uncover stories which contrast from today’s society. The riots in Charlottesville this past August shocked the nation and conveyed that these monuments were more than just a work of art, but a question of how America should appropriately appreciate its country’s h...

Life through the eyes of a friend: Remembering Jacob Haseltine

Life through the eyes of a friend: Remembering Jacob Haseltine

Chris DeGusto

November 15, 2017


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“Long live the ‘Lizard King.’ There's no way anyone's ever going to forget that kid.” Twenty-year-old Jacob Haseltine had a knack for making people feel uncomfortable, one of his many artistic talents described by close friend Maxwell Shick. “[He] was like a god at anything art,” said Shick to ...

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