St. John’s women’s basketball team playing in Europe


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The Lady Johnnies are going international. Following in the footsteps of the St. John’s men’s basketball team last summer, the women’s basketball team will travel through Italy and Spain for pre-season games in the program’s first experience traveling abroad. The Red Storm will play four games during the journey from Aug. 16 through Aug. 27, against the Dutch National […]

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Queens College soccer alum to train with Liverpool, Arsenal, AC Milan


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After recovering from six surgeries, former Queens College soccer captain Peter Touros is making strides toward his dream to become a pro. The Astoria native was chosen as one of five grand prize winners in Gatorade’s “Unreal Around the World” contest and will have the opportunity to train with elite football clubs Liverpool, Arsenal, Barcelona, AC Milan and Boca […]

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Robert Morris upsets St. John’s in first round of NIT


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An unsatisfying season for the St. John’s men’s basketball team ended with a sour taste. Despite being a No. 1 seed, the Red Storm were upset by the Robert Morris University Colonials in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament (NIT), 89-78, in front of a small crowd of 1,027 fans at Carnesecca Arena on Tuesday, crushing the Johnnies‘ hopes of making a […]

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Sports Star: Danielle Fabiilli, junior, Hofstra University dance team


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Middle Village resident Danielle Fabiilli helped the Hofstra University dance team to a second place overall finish in the Universal Dance Association national championship last month. In addition to the overall finish, the team also took second place in the Division I Hip Hop and Doubles Jazz competitions. Fabiilli was also a member of the team that was the national champion in 2012 and 2013.

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Touro College Graduate School of Social Work takes part in ninth annual ‘HOPE’ survey


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Sixteen students, faculty, administrators and support staff from the Graduate School of Social Work braved freezing temperatures from midnight until the wee hours of the morning recently to help New York City with its annual count of the numbers of homeless living on the streets, and offering to take them to shelters. The evening marked the fifth consecutive year the graduate school […]

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