The Suffolk Journal

Editor’s word: New trustees elected

October 26, 2016

Larry Smith and Patricia J. Gannon were recently introduced into the Board of Trustees. As alumni of the university, both individuals should have a sense of how to effectively influence Suffolk in a positive way. In looking forward to the future, both individuals possess qualities and skills that could...

Editor’s word: Oct. 19, 2016

Alexa Gagosz

October 19, 2016

The Presidential Search Committee has taken on the vigorous task of redirecting the public image of the university after a turbulent past year. Newly appointed Chairman Robert Lamb has excelled at creating a transparent and open partnership between the Board and Suffolk community through communication...

Editor’s word: Oct. 5, 2016

Alexa Gagosz

October 5, 2016

Directly following the events of 9/11, the United States announced that they were going to strike areas of Afghanistan in a number of attacks in order to attempt their reach to Al Qaeda, the group responsible for innocent American lives. The advancements, which were said to have been carefully targeted by t...

Editor’s word: Sept. 28, 2016

Alexa Gagosz

September 28, 2016

Similarly to the rest of the nation, Suffolk University’s global community has turned their eyes onto the current campaign trails here in the United States. This election year though, is unlike any other. Concern grows as the world looks on to see who will take the position as commander-in-chief of the “fre...

Editor’s word: Sept. 21, 2016

Editor’s word: Sept. 21, 2016

September 21, 2016

The Suffolk Journal has been so busy reporting on the news that we didn’t realize until this year that we have been around for 80 years! In September of 1936, a group of Suffolk students began the steps to creating the established newspaper we have today. The current team, as well as past members, ...

Editor’s word: Orientation 2016

Alexa Gagosz

June 1, 2016

On behalf of The Suffolk Journal, we are very pleased to welcome in an incoming class. In a time when representing and advocating for student voice could not be more important, we’ve had the distinguished pleasure of being at the forefront of Suffolk University affairs for nearly 77 years.  As we embark...

Editor’s word: Nov. 18, 2015

November 18, 2015

After recent terror attacks in Paris and Lebanon, it is a scary realization that we may not be as safe as we think. After the 9/11 attacks, the United States strengthened its national security and questioned who we were letting into our borders. Today, France may be experiencing the same realizations....

Editor’s word: Oct. 28, 2015

October 28, 2015

Every Halloween, complaints over outrageous costumes are almost as much of a tradition as the holiday itself. While most people who put on a costume for the night want to have fun and look silly, others use the holiday as an opportunity to degrade others. Consider the “Call Me Caitlyn” outfit...

Editor’s word: Oct. 22, 2015

October 22, 2015

On Friday and Saturday, Suffolk will welcome students and families to explore the Suffolk campus and give back to the school during Family Weekend. From bidding in silent auctions to learning about graduate programs, the schedule offers families and friends many opportunities to get engage with students,...

Editor’s word: Oct. 7, 2015

October 7, 2015

During the daytime, students are used to walking into Suffolk’s buildings and seeing a campus police officer or security guard keeping watch from the lobby. But what happens when the students leave for the day, and the city gets dark? Suffolk’s police keep watch over the dormitories every minute...

Editor’s word: How can Suffolk stop students from transferring?

October 2, 2015

Over the course of the last year, Suffolk has made outstanding strides to streamline major aspects of the university. The obvious move away from Beacon Hill, the addition of the new athletic fields in East Boston and the seemingly endless discussions about what will happen next initially come to mind. With...

Editor’s word: Survey reveals graduates financial outlook

September 24, 2015

As students, we enter college to ultimately build a foundation for our lives as distinguished members of society when we graduate. Whether it’s taking classes that aid in our pursuit of landing a future job at a company that aligns with our particular skill sets or simply learning for the sake of learning,...

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