The Suffolk Journal

Ford Hall Forum talks ISIS, Syrian migrant crisis and Ukraine

Alexa Gagosz/ Journal Staff

Alexa Gagosz

December 2, 2015

Due to recent attacks in Paris, the security and strength of Europe is heading toward serious questioning. Mary Yntema, the president and CEO of WorldBoston, introduced Secretary General at the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), Italian Ambassador Lamberto Zannier at Suffolk Uni...

HeForShe: pioneering gender equality on campus

Both President Sofia Lesko (left) and Heidi Dumesich (right) 
hope to bring representatives from U.N. Women to Suffolk to speak about the core values of HeForShe.
Courtesy of Heidi Dumesich

Dani Marrero

February 18, 2015

Through an initiative known as HeForShe by the United Nations Women, an agency of the U.N. promoting women’s empowerment and gender equality, students across the U.S. have started adopting chapters on their campuses to fight gender inequality. At Suffolk, freshmen Sofia Lesko and Heidi Dumesich reached...

Slovenian President Turk talks about his vision of U.N. with students

Slovenian President Danilo Turk
(Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

Ally Thibault

September 25, 2013

For its 6th annual senior lecture series, the United Nations study program at Suffolk University invited former Slovenian President Danilo Turk to speak to students about his work with the international governing body. Held on Tuesday afternoon, the lecture coincided with the first day of the 68th annual...

Ahmadinejad presents an U.N.-impresive Speech

David Frederick

October 3, 2012

The United Nations General Assembly is a wonderful thing in theory. It is a place where every nation can be respected and represented equally. This year, Iran’s president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (who is in his last year of office) delivered an interesting speech. Many feel that he was planning something...

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