The Suffolk Journal

Living off campus allows for success after college

Living off campus allows for success after college

Ian Kea

April 15, 2015

Suffolk isn’t a typical four year boarding university, most students know that. Boston schools with limited housing, like Suffolk, set their students up for a more prepared future inside and outside the classroom by having the majority of students live off-campus after their first year. A university...

Student training in jiu-jitsu

Student training in jiu-jitsu

Sammy Hurwitz

April 15, 2015

While most athletes at Suffolk can be found on a field, at the rink or on the court, there are a select few who choose to hone their abilities elsewhere. Omar Qusrawi is of the latter. On a typical day, he can be found across the street from the TD Garden, at Combat Sports Boston, wearing a gi ...

Missing playoffs could force Bruins to implode roster

Missing playoffs could force Bruins to implode roster

Jeremy Hayes

April 15, 2015

The Boston Bruins might look like a completely different team next season, and it all depends on when the first domino falls. With the Pittsburgh Penguins clinching the final Wildcard spot in the Eastern Conference, the Bruins will miss the playoffs for the first time in eight seasons. There are...

SGA awards recognizes international students’ excellence

SGA awards recognizes international students’ excellence

Dani Marrero

April 8, 2015

Hosted at the Ritz-Carlton  Tuesday evening, the Student Government Association Awards  glowed with energy from student leaders and administrators ready to celebrate notable events and achievements of the school year. The annual event recognizes outstanding students and faculty on the work they...

College recruiting: Leyden’s never-ending off-season

College recruiting: Leyden’s never-ending off-season

Jeremy Hayes

April 8, 2015

College sports fans love this time of the year because most high school student athletes declare where they will attend college. Things work differently with Suffolk athletics than other collegiate teams since they are a Division III school. Division I and II offer athletic scholarships according...

Baseball bouncing back in recent conference games

Baseball bouncing back in recent conference games

Sammy Hurwitz

April 8, 2015

After an arduous first month of the season, the Rams’ local nine started April off on the right foot, winning two of their first three games. The team swept a doubleheader in Northborough against GNACrivals Anna Maria, and dropped a game to Endicott. In the first game of the doubleheader, a mati...

Brookline man released on charges of trespassing and theft in Ridgeway

Brookline man released on charges of trespassing and theft in Ridgeway

Melissa Hanson

April 2, 2015

A 43-year-old Brookline man was released on personal recognizance after being charged with stealing a cell phone in the Ridgeway building, authorities said. Kerry Jones was found walking around the fourth floor of the Cambridge Street building Monday, according to James Connolly, a captain for the...

Serial entrepreneur and CEO Bettina Hein visits campus

Serial entrepreneur and CEO Bettina Hein visits campus

Brigitte Carreiro

April 1, 2015

Featured by the Inside Leadership Podcast Series on Tuesday was Bettina Hein, founder and CEO of Pixability, Inc. The World Economic Forum’s 2014 Young Global Leader addressed both undergraduate and graduate business students to illustrate her expertise in entrepreneurship and business planning. Pixability,...

Some students felt underprepared for summer internship fair

Some students felt underprepared for summer internship fair

Will Senar

April 1, 2015

Suffolk prides itself as a school that helps to ease students’ transitions into the working world. One way the university is able to do so is by hosting the Summer Internship Fair, where students are able to meet and mingle with potential employers. Hordes of students filled the open space on the...

New cultural dance group to bring African hip-hop

New cultural dance group to bring African hip-hop

Evette Thompson

April 1, 2015

  Suffolk University has new dance group called Trxbe. Trxbe, pronounced "tribe," was founded by Osamede Ogbeifun and had its first meeting on March 26. Ogbeifun, freshman business management major, believes that this is not an ordinary dance group. This dance group “seeks to enlighten people...

Exhibit provides a snapshot of summer program

Exhibit provides a snapshot of summer program

April 1, 2015

By Jennifer Usovicz On display on the fourth floor of the Ridgeway building are the photographs shot by Suffolk students across the Atlantic in Spain, work that is a product of Professor Ken Martin’s course, “Lens on Spain: Photojournalism in Madrid.” The class is run exclusively in the summer...

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