The Suffolk Journal

Helpful hints to succeed in online school

Torre's organized desk that is used for online classes and schoolwork.

Morgan Torre, Assistant Copy Editor

September 22, 2020

Every college student who is living off-campus or back in their parents’ house can agree that this is not an ideal situation. In fact, getting your college education through a computer screen seems like a horror movie.  By now, however, we’ve developed some sort of a routine and accepted this as...

A solid foundation, student work displayed at NESAD

Portrait illustrated by Lydia Tourtellotte.
Felicity Otterbein / Arts Editor

Felicity Otterbein

April 5, 2017

In an end of the year celebration of talent and learning, the New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University (NESAD) displayed work done by foundation studies students. Serving as a week-long exhibit, the walls were splashed with an array of student work that varied in both color and dim...

The year of the rooster

By Facebook user Suffolk University Law School APALSA

Nick Viveiros

February 15, 2017

Members of the Suffolk Law Asian Pacific American Law Student Association gathered in the function room of Sargent Hall on Feb. 10 to ring in the Lunar New Year. Students and their friends celebrated the occasion with food, academic speakers, a live martial arts performance and a traditional dragon dance....

Search for next leader still at starting gate

Courtesy of Suffolk University

Alexa Gagosz

February 15, 2017

In the search for the seventh leader of Suffolk University since 2010, the university launched an official global Presidential Search Committee last summer without a deadline or timeline to the project led by Board of Trustees member and Chair of the Presidential Search Committee John Brooks. As of early t...

Shaun King draws parallels to civil rights’ past

Nathan Espinal/ Journal Staff

Nathan Espinal

February 15, 2017

On Wednesday, as part of Black Her/History month, keynote speaker Shaun King took the opportunity to share with the audience stories of his life as an advocate as well as the injustices he fights against. King spoke about the moments in his life that have made him into the person that he is today. Hi...

Crampton assists courtside

Patrick Holmes

February 15, 2017

From making assists playing basketball to becoming a graduate assistant in the athletics department at Suffolk University, Carolyn Crampton has a passion for sports. She currently holds a position as a manager within the Michael and Larry Smith Fitness Center, an assistant coach to the women’s bas...

Disguising food prices with different payment systems

By Facebook page Sodexo USA

Amy Koczera

February 15, 2017

Upon touring Suffolk as a prospective student just last year, my tour guide briefly mentioned that Sodexo provides all food services at Suffolk. I did not have high expectations for the food once I arrived, but what shocked me was not the food itself, rather the price of the food. Most universities re...

Student productions lighten the black box

Courtesy of Stratton McCrady

Felicity Otterbein

February 15, 2017

When presented with an empty and barren black box, some fail to see beyond the potential it holds. Some may look at it merely as a container to store things, others may not even give it a second glance. On the other hand, some may look at it like a blank canvas anxiously awaiting a new masterpiece to b...

“Title TBA” springs into second semester as first Suffolk stage performance

Courtesy of Facebook user Erica Irka Wisor

Elvira Mora

February 1, 2017

Kicking off the spring semester in the Suffolk University theater department was the return of the Spotlight Series, "Title TBA.” The Spotlight series is an entirely student run series showcasing developing work that is written and directed solely by students. Supposedly, "Title TBA" gained a large amou...

Living for tomorrow

Courtesy of Kseniia Kamalova

Felicity Otterbein

February 1, 2017

With the hype that surrounds the natural environment and the growing concept of climate change, it’s difficult to bring people together in a serious way to discuss the issues that affect the immediate future. Some would rather turn a blind eye and refuse to commit to the existence - or lack thereof ...

The 11 Stages of Going Home for the Holidays

The 11 Stages of Going Home for the Holidays

December 11, 2015

  1.  A Week Before You Go Home: You're finishing up writing essays & studying for your finals; and you just want the madness to be over:                 2.  You're OVER the Sodexo food (especially pizza) that you've been eating...

Red Sox hold Student 9’s discussion with students

Adam Grossman (above/right), Senior Vice President/Marketing and Brand Development leader, and Brian Sullivan, (above/left) Director of Marketing, lead the discussion on the Student 9's program.
Sammy Hurwtiz/Journal Staff

Sammy Hurwitz

April 22, 2015

If you were told that the price of a ticket to a Red Sox game was lower than the price of a meal from the 150 Tremont Café, would you believe it? Well, allow me to clear up the confusion, with the “Red Sox Student 9’s” program, high school and college students can purchase standing room only...

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