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Your School. Your Paper. Since 1936.

The Suffolk Journal

Your School. Your Paper. Since 1936.

The Suffolk Journal

Romanian students protest at the State House.

Romanian students in Boston stand against Russian aggression

Alex Svenson, Journal Contributor April 20, 2022

Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February, protests have erupted across the world calling for an end to Russian aggression. The invasion hit particularly close to home for many Central and Eastern...

Memorial outside the Polish-American Citizens Club in South Boston dedicated to Gen. Kazimierz “Casimir” Pułaski, a hero of both the Polish and American independence movements.

U.S. officials meet in Poland to express their support against Russia

Alex Svenson, Journal Contributor April 5, 2022

A group of U.S. officials traveled to Poland to express their support of the Polish government and the millions of Ukrainian refugees that fled to Poland after the Russian invasion of Ukraine last month. The...

Dr. Morales introduces his lecture on the Middle Kingdom Theban Project.

A journey back to the Middle Kingdom

Emily Collins, Staff Writer April 5, 2022

The mysteries of the Middle Kingdom Theban Project were revealed on March 31. Exploring Egypt’s Middle Kingdom at the Site of Ancient Thebes was the second lecture in the Egyptological trilogy hosted...

My host parents, Carmen and Mochi, the day we celebrated my host moms birthday.

Experiences of living in a homestay

Caroline Gillis, Contributor March 30, 2022

When students hear the phrase “studying abroad,” everyone pictures something different and everyone goes abroad for their own reasons.  Personally, I wanted to learn and gain insight on a new culture,...

Demonstrator attends a protest in Warsaw, Poland, protesting Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

Suffolk students attend Ukraine protest in Poland

Emily Devlin, Managing Editor March 9, 2022

Cardboard signs donned cries for peace in Polish, Ukrainian, Russian and English. Bright blue and yellow decorated the sidewalk as Ukrainian flags waved in the wind. Chanting, cars honking and motorcycles...

Four Suffolk UNICEF members created signs to spread domestic violence and child marriage awareness.

Suffolk UNICEF raises awareness surrounding domestic violence and child marriage

Grace Dreher, Asst. World News Editor March 9, 2022

Suffolk University UNICEF held an informational event to spread awareness about domestic abuse, child marriage and resources for victims of violence on March 2. The event featured guest speaker Kourou...

Poland accepts nearly a million refugees from Ukraine

Poland accepts nearly a million refugees from Ukraine

Alex Svenson and Ricardo Orphanos March 9, 2022

Thousands of refugees fleeing the war in Ukraine have sought asylum in neighboring Poland, following the Russian invasion of Ukraine last week. After eight years of stalemate war beginning in 2014 when...

Ukraine supporters demonstrate outside of the MA statehouse.

NATO-Russian tensions during the Ukraine crisis

Alec Maskell and Alex Svenson February 26, 2022

Although the Cold War ended 30 years ago, relations between NATO member states and Russia have recently deteriorated, with the threat of a global war once again a possibility. Tensions between NATO...

Conflict escalates between Ukraine and Russia

Conflict escalates between Ukraine and Russia

Alec Maskell and Alex Svenson February 23, 2022

Tensions have risen once again between Ukraine and Russia, after eight years of war between the two Eastern European nations. The ongoing war between Ukraine and Russia began in 2014 when Ukraine experienced...

Peterson captures photos of Madrid from her time abroad.

Suffolk student studies in Spain for second semester

Shealagh Sullivan, Assistant News Editor February 8, 2022

During her freshman year at the Suffolk University Madrid Campus, Maile Petersen has tackled culture shock, world travel and has found herself embracing discomfort and new adventures. From the moment...

Berlin Wall once divided the country for decades

New era, old threats: Neo-nazism on the rise in Germany

Murat Metshin February 26, 2020

Germany, once known to be one of the safest countries in Europe, now painfully awaken by a series of tragic incidents threatening its citizens.    A driver intentionally rammed a car into a crowd during...

Migrants deported to El Salvador targeted by gangs, face violence

Gonzalo Echeverria February 19, 2020

Over 100 migrants that were deported back to El Salvador over the last few years were murdered within a short time of arriving back in their home country. At the beginning of February 2020, the Human...

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