The Suffolk Journal

Restorative Justice Center talks racial justice, schools

John Irizarry

April 6, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Suffolk News

In an attempt to promote dialogue among students and professors on the topic of justice, the sociology department at Suffolk University hosted a panel discussion: “Schools, Advocacy and Racial Justice.”

Suffolk research students thrive on bacteria

Suffolk research students thrive on bacteria

Taylor White

April 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Showcase, Suffolk News

Suffolk biology students have been engrossed in their research on bacteria, aspiring to one day solve the mystery of how these microorganisms have the ability to cause lethal infection. With the ongoing battle to target and terminate antibiotic resistant bacteria, there is an incentive to study the life-threatening features of bacteria and find possible therapeutic interventions.

MLK: Vision alive 55 years later

MLK: Vision alive 55 years later

Kaitlin Hahn

March 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Suffolk News

Nearly 55 years after Martin Luther King Jr. gave a rallying speech in Boston on the benefits of a politically integrated society, Suffolk University’s Ford Hall Forum conducted a re-reading, highlighting how inequality is still prevalent today. In “Moving Toward Justice: Reflections on MLK Jr....

SGA executive election results not yet finalized

SGA executive election results not yet finalized

Chris DeGusto

March 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Politics, Showcase, Suffolk News

Thursday will be the first day of hearings for eight appeals that called into question the transparency, accessibility and integrity of the most recent Student Government Association (SGA) elections. Currently, the results are not solidified.

Marching on: Cities across the US take to the streets in protest against mass shootings

Marching on: Cities across the US take to the streets in protest against mass shootings

Katherine Yearwood

March 28, 2018


Filed under Boston, Campus, News, Politics, Showcase

Like a storm, a crowd of more than 100,000 people marched through the streets of Boston this past Saturday, fighting to protect the lives of students throughout the nation. The movement was hosted by March For Our Lives after 17 high school students were massacred at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. on Feb. 14. 

Marisa Kelly next president of Suffolk

Marisa Kelly next president of Suffolk

Alexa Gagosz

March 8, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Showcase, Suffolk News, Suffolk U News

After a historic and highly anticipated search, Marisa Kelly has been named the permanent president of Suffolk University.

March nor’easter brings tidal surges to flood-prone areas of Boston

March nor’easter brings tidal surges to flood-prone areas of Boston

Jonathan Ng

March 6, 2018


Filed under Boston, Multimedia, News

A major coastal storm brought flooding, rain, snow and high winds to Boston's harbor side, just steps from Suffolk University's main campus from Friday into early Sunday morning.

From Suffolk to Mars

From Suffolk to Mars

Taylor White

March 4, 2018


Filed under Boston, News

Student’s class research project results in cutting-edge exploration, including hands-on experience at Mass General Hospital

Suffolk drops ball on sustainability efforts, looks to recover initiatives

Suffolk drops ball on sustainability efforts, looks to recover initiatives

Hannah Arroyo and Kyle Crozier

March 2, 2018


Filed under Boston, News, Showcase, Suffolk News

Five years and four presidents later, the programs put in place by Suffolk University’s former Sustainability Coordinator Erica Mattison have all but disappeared. Among Mattison’s projects that are no longer active at Suffolk is the Eco Ambassador program that allowed students to work in their...

Slideshow: East Boston residents call for Moratorium

Slideshow: East Boston residents call for Moratorium

March 2, 2018


Filed under Boston, Multimedia, News, Showcase

  Both East Boston residents and representatives from the Boston Climate Action Network gathered outside on the Portside at East Pier at 11 a.m. on Friday. These photos are views that were taken at 50 Lewis Street, where new infrastructure projects, such as new condominiums are on the ris...

Trupiano seeks to bring campus together

Trupiano seeks to bring campus together

Chris DeGusto

February 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

“GRIT.” If Logan Trupiano is elected President of Student Government Association (SGA), this is what Suffolk University students can expect. Running as a team and headed by Trupiano, GRIT will be fighting to mobilize students, to overcome adversity and to make SGA the most involved it has ever b...

Robb seeks to become first female president in years

Robb seeks to become first female president in years

Chris DeGusto

February 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

If the upcoming elections result in her favor, Secretary Morgan Robb would become the first female president of Suffolk’s Student Government Association (SGA) in six years. “To be a female president, and what that would mean for our female students, and for even for students of other marginalized ...

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