The Suffolk Journal

Lack of tabling may pique student interest

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Patrick Holmes

June 1, 2016

As a school that is centrally focused on its students to make a difference, succeed and tell a story, Suffolk has backtracked on its way to creating a more involved student university. For many years, Suffolk has allowed its clubs to showcase their mission at orientation. But, for the upcoming freshmen,...

Acting Out gears up for 15th orientation

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Haley Peabody

June 5, 2014

As incoming freshman and orientation leaders fill the Miller Residence Hall and orientation sessions begin, one student group has been working to put on a show for Suffolk’s summer community. Acting Out, Suffolk’s peer education theatre group, has been rehearsing for the past several weeks to perform...

Early orientations unhelpful for new students

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June 5, 2014

By Heather Rutherford One of the hardest transitions for young adults is leaving the comfort of their homes and high school routines and entering the college world. Everyone experiences their freshman year of college differently, whether it is whom they decide to room with, what classes they tak...

Editor’s word: Orientation 2014

June 5, 2014

Welcome to Suffolk University, class of 2018 and transfer students. You are about to embark on four very important years of your life, so take in your surroundings, and get excited about what this university has to offer. Unlike the strict and often confining walls of high school, here at Suffolk...

Meet the OLs: Shane Walsh ’13

Meet the OLs: Shane Walsh '13

Soleil Barros

June 6, 2011

Orientation Leader Shane Walsh has maintained a positive attitude and energy while welcoming incoming freshman to the Suffolk University community during a series of summer orientation sessions. Walsh is about to enter his junior year at Suffolk as a broadcast journalism major, and has notable experience...

Meet the OLs: Allison Duchacek ’12

Meet the OLs: Allison Duchacek '12

Soleil Barros

June 6, 2011

Fresh out of her junior year, Allison Duchacek is returning as an orientation leader for this summer’s orientation sessions.  On her third and final summer as an orientation leader, Duchacek has now received the honor of becoming the Family Orientation Scholar, which allows her to select new orientation...

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