Trump terminates TPS for Nicaraguan immigrants

By Delaney Gagnon Staff Writer The Trump administration has announced that the U.S. will be ending the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) that now shields over 5,000 Nicaraguans in America from deportation. The administration set a January 2019 deadline for the Nicaraguan immigrants currently in the U.S. to either obtain citizenship or leave the country. “This…

Simmons Communications Department hosts IBS East

By Olivia Hart Staff Writer At the International Collegiate Broadcasting System East’s (IBS) annual fall conference on Saturday, guest speakers from various local media outlets such as the Boston Herald and WBUR, Boston’s NPR station, participated in several discussion panels about their careers and gave valuable advice to Simmons students and other guests about working…

“#MeToo” Twitter campaign spreads in scope

By Delaney Gagnon Staff Writer In the wake of disturbing revelations made about Miramax producer Harvey Weinstein and his decades-long history of sexually assaulting women, a movement has taken the twitter world by storm. Women are tweeting #MeToo to signify that they have experienced sexual harassment or assault. According to a report by CNN, approximately…