The Suffolk Journal

Maintenance struggles to keep up

April 12, 2017

Many students living on campus come to a university with the idea of creating roots and developing a home away from home. While dorm living for many is an opportunity to experience a type of independence...

Some bathrooms on campus are gender inclusive, but dorms lack options for genderqueer and trans students

Some bathrooms on campus are gender inclusive, but dorms lack options for genderqueer and trans students
April 22, 2015

While many people have been conditioned to use pronouns including he, she, his, and hers to identify others, such terms do not encompass a wide range of people. For those who do not identify as a certain...

Suffolk offers special housing rate for commuters in need of lodging

By Victoria Davis
February 25, 2015

Suffolk University, in a push to accommodate commuter students whose schedules have been disrupted by periods of harsh winter weather and delayed public transportation, has started an initiative to allow...

Washers not emptying students pockets

Haley Peabody/ Arts editor
October 15, 2014

Some students question whether the washing machines in the university basements are worth it, and where the money goes. The financial string of the washers and dryers goes far beyond a student pushing...

Students place blame for maintenance woes

(Photo by Heather Rutherford)
February 26, 2014

After a recent slew of maintenance malfunctions in the Miller Hall dorm, on-campus students have been left to wonder who they can blame for the supposed lack of the presence of maintenance in the residence...

Editor’s word: Feb. 26, 2014

February 26, 2014

On the front page of this edition of the Journal, one of our staff writers looked into ongoing maintenance issues in the dorms around campus. This staff editorial is not going to point fingers at anyone,...

Residence halls conserve energy in national competition

September 29, 2010

Bianca Saunders Journal Contributor It’s time for Suffolk to take place in the Campus Conservation Nationals Competition, an energy consumption reduction competition for campus residence halls....

Students impressed by new Modern Theatre dorms

September 22, 2010

Gianna Carchia Journal Contributor Rising ten stories above the Modern Theatre is Suffolk’s newest residence hall, featuring a beautifully restored façade and housing for 197 students. The...

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