The Simmons Voice

Editorial: Domestic Violence Awareness

October 21, 2015

Content warning: this editorial contains descriptions of abusive and unhealthy relationship dynamics, which may be sensitive content for some readers. Please remember to practice good self-care while reading. The month of Oc...

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...

Keeping safe versus victim blaming: where’s the balance?

September 24, 2015

By Claudia Lombaro Contributing Writer The recent crimes that have taken place around the Simmons campus have left some students feeling uneasy. In order to prevent these crimes and keep students safe, the Public Safety Departmen...

Editorial: College Greek Life

March 26, 2015

How many ‘last straws’ can there be? It seems every time Greek life is mentioned in a headline, it’s never good news. At Georgia Tech, a frat brother sent around an email guide called “Luring your rapebait.” Police in ...

No means no, period

No means no, period

October 1, 2014

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