The Suffolk Journal

Suffolk spends more than $9M outside US

Suffolk spends more than $9M outside US

Melissa Hanson November 5, 2014

Suffolk University not only accepts international students to study at its Boston campus, but also sends local students across the globe to study  abroad. In addition to Suffolk’s Madrid campus,...

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Home Away from Home program teaches students about new cultures, helps international students adjust

Dani Marrero February 5, 2014

As Suffolk welcomes new international students every semester, the International Students Services Office (ISSO) is avidly looking for ways to help students with immigration, registering for classes, and...

Opinion: Kony 2012 in retrospect

Opinion: Kony 2012 in retrospect

April 17, 2013

Gareth Jones  Asst. Int'l Editor Kim Jong Un is missing. He has not made a public appearance in two weeks now, which doesn’t necessarily mean anything by itself. However, given the fact that he has...

Secession movements in Europe: in or out?

Secession movements in Europe: in or out?

February 27, 2013

Gareth Jones  Asst. Int'l Editor At some point in middle or high school you were likely, hopefully, made to look at a map of the world. You have probably forgotten most of it beyond the basic shape...

EU Progress Report: The United Kingdom and EU Membership

EU Progress Report: The United Kingdom and EU Membership

January 31, 2013

Gherardo Astaldi Journal Contributor The United Kingdom’s euro-skeptic attitude towards ever increasing turmoil in the European Union’s (EU) financial market has come to a turning point. Prime...

Tactful Efforts in South Korea Initiated by a Suffolk Professor

Tactful Efforts in South Korea Initiated by a Suffolk Professor

Ryan Powell January 31, 2013

Tucked into the corner of the 10th floor of the domineering 73 Tremont building, the government department resides as home to internationally acclaimed professors whose activism, scholarship, and progressive...

The Effects of the Western Arm in Africa

The Effects of the Western Arm in Africa

January 31, 2013

Matt Bacon  Sports Editor The battle against Islamic extremism and terrorism has taken up a new front. For a couple of years, the West has turned a naïve blind eye towards growing Islamic extremism...

Crisis in Mali Hits Home at Suffolk

Crisis in Mali Hits Home at Suffolk

Ryan Powell January 23, 2013

Suffolk University is not heard of as being subject to direct violence, but underlying currents of strife abroad always hit close to home with such a prominent international student body. Suffolk University...

Israel-Gaza Strip Clash Reaches Suffolk Students

Aamina Guidri December 19, 2012

The conflict between Israel and Gaza has affected many Suffolk students who are personally connected with this issue through friends and family. This conflict has been going on for years, with brutal violence...

Arab Cuisine and Culture Presented at Suffolk

Arab Cuisine and Culture Presented at Suffolk

Ryan Powell October 24, 2012

In contrast with ubiquitous tension throughout the Middle East and trying foreign policy debates in the current U.S. presidential election, an opportunity was presented at Suffolk for a more light-hearted...

Former Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Visits Suffolk

Former Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Visits Suffolk

October 11, 2012

Gareth Jones  Journal Staff Gabriella Shalev, the former Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations (2008-2012) spent the last week touring Suffolk University, hosting and guest-speaking in a lecture...

From All Corners: International Opinion – Russian Democracy: Yea or Nay?

Gareth Jones and Doe Sebanakitta October 11, 2012

Using the words “Russia” and “democracy” in a sentence is like going to Fenway Park and looking for a fair price on beer. It’s not there. To recap briefly Russian history in one sentence, there ...

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