The Simmons Voice

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  • October 3Dean Judy Beal to retire at the end of 2018-2019 academic year
  • September 27Simmons postpones Gwen Ifill ceremony until next year

Hope, humor and Hawking: ‘The Theory of Everything’

February 4, 2015

By Alison Berstein Staff Writer There are those stories that are so heart-tugging, so moving, that you do not soon forget them. These stories are even more powerful when they’re true. Before winter break, my roommate and I trek...

Marvel’s ‘Agent Carter’: fabulous, feminist, fearless female lead

February 4, 2015

By Jennifer Ives Contributing Writer Agent Margaret “Peggy” Carter was first introduced to the big screen in 2011, in “Captain America: The First Avenger,” and portrayed by Hayley Atwell. Capable and confident, Atwell p...

It’s worth a shot

It’s worth a shot

February 4, 2015

Snow place like Simmons

Snow place like Simmons

February 4, 2015

Letter to the Editor

February 4, 2015

To the Editor, I’m writing today to express my frustration and concern about Simmons’ decision to have a full day of school today. Undoubtedly, the last couple of snow days have really messed up the schedule of many classe...

Why Group Projects Are Not Okay

February 4, 2015

By Kaylie-Ann Flannigan Staff Writer Teachers always insist that we make an effort to learn in new and exciting ways. They often go back and forth between papers and projects (if you don’t have a science major). It seems as t...

Wait, how much is it?!

February 4, 2015

Why you should care about the national debt By Alyssa Conley Staff Writer Ask an average citizen how much our national debt is, and you will get varied answers. I’ve gotten answers ranging from $4 million to $3 trillion. The unfo...

Clinton to deliver keynote at 35th Annual Simmons Leadership Conference

January 30, 2014

By Simmons College Pressroom BOSTON (December 11, 2013) — Simmons College has announced that Hillary Rodham Clinton, Former Secretary of State and Former U.S. Senator from New York, will deliver the closing keynote addres...

Students join Newton Sister City project to volunteer in Nicaragua

January 29, 2014

By Sarah Kinney Staff Writer In March, during spring break, six students from Simmons and Emmanuel College will be joining forces with the Newton Sister City project to build BioSand filters and EcoStoves in Nicaragua. Since...

Massachusetts ‘buffer zone’ law is still undecided after Supreme Court hearing

January 29, 2014

By Haley Cotsen Staff Writer On Wednesday, Jan. 15, the Supreme Court heard the argument against a 35-foot “buffer zone” outside Massachusetts abortion clinics. The court remains undecided on the argument, which has raised...

State of the Commonwealth focuses on economics, education

January 29, 2014

By Taylor Rapalyea Staff Writer After being forced to reschedule due to a snowstorm last week, Governor Deval Patrick delivered his final State of the Commonwealth speech on Monday night, preceding President Obama’s State of...

Sharks come close on Sat. against Suffolk

January 29, 2014

By Nafeesa Connolly Staff Writer The Sharks Basketball team powered through a close first half against Suffolk University on Saturday, Jan. 25, but fell to the Rams, 56-47. Senior guard Leah Davis earned a season high of 16...

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