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Simmons addresses online threats following protest

November 18, 2015

By Lindsey Stokes Staff Writer In an email sent to students and staff Tuesday evening, Chief Information Officer Debra Orr alerted the college to some “disturbing social media messages” posted after the demonstration in Com...

Ask a Wellness Ambassador: fasting, Uber safety

November 18, 2015

A biweekly column addressing students’ health questions from office of Health, Wellness, and Recreation. Dear Wellness Ambassadors, I heard from my friend that exercising while fasting will help me lose weight faster. Is this...

Editorial: In solidarity with students of color

November 18, 2015

In light of recent events at the University of Missouri, and additionally in response to events here at Simmons College, the Simmons Voice would like to announce that it stands firmly in solidarity with the black students and...

Mass. cracking down on underage campus drinking

October 7, 2015

By Lindsey Stokes Staff Writer Massachusetts is hoping to cut down on underage college campus drinking with a new initiative called Operation Safe Campus. The initiative, launched by Mass. Alcoholic Beverages Control Commis...

Boston Police searching for Dorchester sex assault suspect

September 30, 2015

By Lindsey Stokes Staff Writer Boston Police are searching for a suspect who robbed and sexually assaulted a woman late Sunday night. Officials say the attack occurred around 11 p.m. in the area of Dorchester Avenue and Harbor...

Fenway sex assault suspect arrested

September 24, 2015

By Lindsey Stokes Staff Writer Boston Police have a suspect in custody after a sexual assault at a woman’s home in the Fenway neighborhood. Police say Michael Purpura a 36-year-old man from Westwood, M.A., forced a woman i...

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