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The Sentinel

The Student News Site of John Jay College of Criminal Justice

The Sentinel

The Student News Site of John Jay College of Criminal Justice

The Sentinel

Courtesy of Edita Biro
Edita Biro Helps Provide Aid to Her Home Country Ukraine
The John Jay student founded the volunteer organization Donation for Ukraine shortly after the Russian invasion in February.
James Van Bramer, Managing Editor • April 5, 2022

When she sits down and speaks of Ukraine, Edita Biro has a smile on her face but says in her own time, she fights tears and cannot rest knowing her family and country are in danger. "We have really put our lives on hold, whether...

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Graphic Courtesy of Saaif Alam, USS Vice Chair of Disability Affairs.
Pro Student CUNY's Mission Towards Inclusive Learning
The student-led committee advocates for student populations dependent on online courses.
Christian Charles, Writer • April 3, 2022

With fewer online courses available this semester, John Jay student Sophia Kieseheuer found it challenging to register for classes.   She has a two-and-a-half-hour commute to campus and suffers from Crohn's disease. It is...

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John Jay College President Karol V. Mason.
President Mason On How the College Turns the Corner on Covid
John Jay leader also reflects on how her administration managed the start of the pandemic.
James Van Bramer, Managing Editor • March 6, 2022

Nearly two years since the pandemic began, John Jay enters perhaps its most hopeful period. Starting on March 7, CUNY will no longer require mask-wearing on its campuses. I spoke with John Jay President Karol V. Mason about the...

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Students at the Spring Involvement Fair hosted at Hound Square, NB.
CUNY to Lift On-Campus Mask Mandate
James Van Bramer, Managing Editor • March 5, 2022

On March 4, CUNY Chancellor Félix V. Matos Rodríguez announced that CUNY would no longer require mask-wearing on its campuses in response to revised guidance issued by the CDC last week.  The policy change follows the...

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The Unjust Game of Reselling Sneakers
The Unjust Game of Reselling Sneakers
Kayla Ortiz, Writer • February 22, 2022

Imagine missing a sneaker release, where the retail price is about $160. You go online to look for other places to buy the sneaker and come to find out that it's reselling for $300+. The sneaker reselling business is beneficial...

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