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The Suffolk Journal

Students celebrate Holi with vibrant colored powder in Roemer Plaza.

‘Holi Dhamaka’ welcomes spring with colorful culture

Leo Woods, Photo Editor April 11, 2023

Suffolk University’s Bollywood dance team Fusion Dhamaka celebrated the Hindu holiday Holi in the Roemer Plaza with its “Holi Dhamaka” event April 11, featuring dance performances, a food truck and...

SEAA E-board members share information on getting involved with students interested at a meeting. The SEAA meets every other Tuesday from 5-6:30 p.m. in Samia 114.

Southeast Asian Association aims to promote inclusion at Suffolk

Julie Huynh, Journal Contributor February 28, 2023

The Southeast Asian Association began meeting for the first time this semester and is aiming to promote inclusion and highlight Southeast Asian culture on campus.  The SEAA was created with a mission...

Interfaith Center displays altars for Día de Los Muertos

Interfaith Center displays altars for Día de Los Muertos

Nancy Gonzales, Journal Contributor November 9, 2022

Suffolk University’s Interfaith Center set up two altars for students to be able to celebrate Día de Los Muertos.  The Interfaith Center collaborated with Professor Iani del Rosario Moreno, an associate...

Costumed students sing karaoke at second annual Halloween Karaoke night.

Halloween karaoke is eerie-sistable

Emily Collins, Staff Writer November 1, 2022

Suffolk University’s Asian American Association and Rampage Show Choir collaborated to put on their second annual Halloween Karaoke night on Oct. 26, filling the SLI lounge with Halloween decor and lively...

Members of Suffolk UNICEF meet with Rev. Amy Fisher to discuss diversity, equity and inclusion and cultural competence.

Suffolk UNICEF hosts DEI and cultural competency discussion

Maren Halpin, Staff Writer November 1, 2022

Suffolk University UNICEF hosted a Q&A panel discussion about diversity, equity and inclusion and cultural competency on Oct. 27. The event featured speakers Dr. Maritsa Barros, a lecturer at Tufts...

Members of Fusion Dhamaka

Suffolk community celebrates Diwali

Shealagh Sullivan and Maren Halpin October 25, 2022

People around the world celebrated Diwali, otherwise known as the Festival of Lights, on Oct. 24 as part of the days-long festival that reveres “the triumph of good over evil,” according to the Suffolk...

Suffolk welcomes SULSA to campus

Vanessa Cabrera, Journal Contributor October 18, 2022

Being Latinx means being part of a special culture; a culture that radiates celebration and joy, a culture that has many unique customs and traditions, a culture with exquisite food, captivating dances...

Vietnamese hot coffee on table in Dalat, Vietnam.

Café VSA: Culture behind coffee

Paige Barlow, Journal Contributor October 11, 2022

The Suffolk University Vietnamese Student Association hosted Cafe VSA on Oct. 6, an event where the organization gave students the opportunity to experience the rich history behind Vietnamese coffee and...

Suffolk celebrates Latinx Heritage Month

Suffolk celebrates Latinx Heritage Month

Shealagh Sullivan, Editor-in-Chief October 4, 2022

Latinx Heritage Month spans from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, providing an opportunity for Latinx and Hispanic communities across the U.S. to celebrate their culture and honor their roots. From food trucks...

Suffolk UNICEF members enjoy International Food Festival festivities.

Suffolk UNICEF raises money for Palestine at International Food Festival

Olivia Acevedo, World News Editor April 26, 2022

The Suffolk University UNICEF organization held an International Food Festival event, one of their last of the semester. The occasion was held to fundraise money for children in the Gaza Strip.  The...

Pashalis Pascal Galbadis and Lily Faille introduce the HSA at the Suffolk spring club fair.

Hellenic Students Association creates a community for Greek students

Alex Svenson, Journal Contributor April 26, 2022

A new club at Suffolk University was recently established for Greek students and students of Greek descent on campus. The Hellenic Students Association was created this spring by several Greek-American...

Students come together at the Remembering our Roots Gala on April 9.

ASA presents ‘Remembering our Roots’ gala

Ashley Fairchild, Asst. Copy Editor April 12, 2022

Suffolk University’s African Student Association hosted their first annual gala in partnership with the CLICE Foundation Saturday. ASA worked in conjunction with the foundation to raise profits for...

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