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African Student Association continues to educate Suffolk community on Africa, despite COVID-19 challenges

ASA President, Oluwatumininu Akinyombo (left) and Vice President, Patricia Mudogo continue to educate Suffolk about Africa
December 8, 2020

Suffolk University’s African Student Association (ASA) continues to work to educate and bring together the Suffolk community through African culture during an unprecedented fall semester.  Suffolk...

Third annual Black Excellence award ceremony honors 11 who make an impact on racial inequality

Third annual Black Excellence award ceremony honors 11 who make an impact on racial inequality
November 3, 2020

Suffolk University honored 11 students and alumni at the third annual Black Excellence event on Oct. 22. While this year’s event was held over Zoom, instead of in a grand ballroom with hundreds of...

Fundamental Sisterhood Society: a club for empowering women

Fundamental Sisterhood Society: a club for empowering women
October 27, 2020

Suffolk University’s Fundamental Sisterhood Society club (FFS) provides women on campus a diverse and empowering place to create relationships and meet other  women. President and co-founder Khadija...

Suffolk panel honors Black Studies

The presentation of the panel for The 1619 Project
December 11, 2019

The Black Student Union and the History Club co-hosted a panel discussion on the 1619 Project by The New York Times with professors Robert Bellinger, Lester Lee and Quentin Miller. The photo...

Caribbean Student Network to raise $20,200 for Bahamas relief in “Dressing with Purpose” event

Suffolk alumna Rebecca Zama opens for
October 16, 2019

Student groups from all across campus collaborated last Thursday in Sargent Hall with music, food and unyielding hope to help raise $20,200 for those impacted by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas through...

Suffolk University celebrates second Black Excellence Dinner

(From left) Suffolk University Dean of Students Shawn Newton, Suffolk Law School alumnus Damian Wilmot, Suffolk Law Dean of Students Office Coordinator Rosa Urena and Suffolk Alumnus Roxann Cooke – all honorees at Friday night's celebration– stand with Suffolk University President Marisa Kelly
October 9, 2019

Suffolk University's second Celebration of Black Excellence Dinner Friday night showcased those who exemplify Black excellence in the Suffolk community, and what this term really means. “Black excellence...

Black Studies program ushers in 25th year at Suffolk

Museum of African American History, which affiliates with the Black Studies program
October 9, 2019

This year, Suffolk celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Black Studies program. The anniversary will come with a year-long celebration, which started at the Celebration of Black Excellence Dinner on Friday. “The...

Caribbean Student Network cultivates culture and color at annual fashion show

Caribbean Student Network cultivates culture and color at annual fashion show
April 17, 2019

Bright colors and lively rhythms filled the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Saturday night as members of the Caribbean Student Network (CSN) took the runway in the group’s 30th annual fashion show, “Elements.”...

Fifth Africaribana signals new era for Caribbean Student Network

Members of the Caribbean Student Network celebrate caribbean culture and diversity in Sargent Hall’s Function Room
December 5, 2018

The Caribbean Student Network (CSN)  held its 5th annual Africaribana last Friday night at Sargent Hall. On par with this year’s theme “Switching Lanes,” CSN partnered with other universities for...

CSN: Bringing Caribbean culture to Boston

Courtesy of Malik Richard
September 27, 2018

Finding a home can be an important part of going to college, especially if you are going to school in a foreign country. The members of the Caribbean Student Network (CSN) believe they have found their...

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