The Suffolk Journal

Scaffolding on Sawyer up as safety precaution for missing mortar between bricks

Scaffolding on Sawyer up as safety precaution for missing mortar between bricks

Melissa Hanson

March 19, 2015

During a routine building façade inspection, the company Wiss, Janney, Elstner, Associates discovered mortar was missing from a section of bricks on the Sawyer building, officials said. Mortar was missing in an area near the seventh floor area of the building, which likely happened because of the...

In a time of change, SGA needs to know what the students want

In a time of change, SGA needs to know what the students want

Melissa Hanson

September 17, 2014

The Student Government Association has begun making plans for the year, but in the midst of change at Suffolk and on top of their immediate goals, SGA needs to know what the students want. First on the docket for SGA this year is getting a fresh selection of New England School of Art and Design ...

SGA asks students to smoke across street as snow piled up Tuesday

SGA asks students to smoke across street as snow piled up Tuesday

Will Senar

February 19, 2014

“Take Your Butts across the Street” SGA's new campaign that asks students to move their smoking to the designated smoking area across the street from the Sawyer building. “This isn’t a smoking cessation campaign,” said Billy Cerullo, president of SGA, “we just want to ask students to move...

Business School Offers New Inventing Curriculum

January 31, 2013

Lauren Spencer  Journal Staff Sawyer Business School Executive-in-Residence Sushil Bhatia is on a mission to get young entrepreneurs on the right track. Bhatia recently teamed up with George Davison of Davison Inventing to create a new step-by-step curriculum, Idea Teacher, providing innovative stude...

SBS Students Impress At National Collegiate Honor Council Conference

SBS Students Impress At National  Collegiate Honor Council Conference

December 19, 2012

Melissa Hanson  Asst. news Editor Suffolk Universitie's Sawyer Business School’s honors program travelled to the conference of the National Collegiate Honors Council (NCHC) in November in order to bring back ideas and techniques to strengthen their honors program. The SBS honors program has been...

Suffolk library leaves more to be desired

Suffolk library leaves more to be desired

October 24, 2012

Ellie Hawkins  Journal Staff The library on college campuses can be one of the busiest buildings during the day. It is the place where people come to hangout between classes and for people to escape from loud distractions to study. For me, it is the place I always go to do my homework. There are many t...

Town Hall outlines five-year Strategic Plan

Town Hall outlines five-year Strategic Plan

Alex Hall

October 17, 2012

Suffolk University President James McCarthy unveiled the school’s strategic plan for the next five years this past week, revealing several changes on the horizon. A 15-member committee of current faculty and students developed the entire plan. The president voiced his approval of the plan at the...

Scaffolding at Sawyer to improve efficiency of windows

October 17, 2012

Melissa Hanson  Asst. News Editor Scaffolding has been on the Sawyer building since July, and according to Senior Director of Facilities Planning and Management Gordon King, it has been part of a much needed renovation. The scaffolding is in place so the windows of the building could be replace...

Poets hype Poetry Center with readings

Poets hype Poetry Center with readings

Ally Thibault

February 8, 2012

Suffolk’s Poetry Center, located on the third floor of the Sawyer library, was packed with students and the general public last Thursday night. In addition to all seats being full before the 7 p.m. start time of the poetry reading event, attendees lined the walls and occupied carpet seating. Read More »...

Sawyer Business School curriculum improves, develops

Louis Dapilma

September 22, 2011

Led by Dean and Professor of Management William O’Neill, the Sawyer Business School (SBS) has grown its efforts to improve and develop the curriculum to meet the demands of current employers, industries and markets. Courses at the school of management now feature a focus and emphasis on leadership,...

Mix N’ Match on the Board of Trustees

Alex Pearlman

March 3, 2010

Carol Sawyer Parks takes a seat as Interim Chairwoman while other Trustees resign Article by: Alex Pearlman Carol Sawyer Parks, vice chairwoman of the Suffolk Board of Trustees and Boston socialite and philanthropist, will step in as interim chairwoman for the rest of the semester, until the Board can app...

Green plans for the Environmental Club

Derek Anderson

February 3, 2010

Article by: Derek Anderson With a lot planned for the upcoming semester, Suffolk’s Environmental Club is taking action to make the university eco-friendly and aware. To start off the new month, as well as Recycle Mania, a 10-week competition between schools country-wide to promote the act of recyc...

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