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Student creates club for Democratic Socialism to raise awareness about current political climate


Jesse Mullen — Contributor Most people do not start college at 24-years-old and co-form a political organization immediately, but that is exactly what history and education major Jacob Pouliot, a freshman, did with the Southern chapter of Young Democratic Socialists of America. Pouliot said he was inspired by other notable Connecticut socialist groups off campus. “We’re definitely a minority, but the

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Caribbean Student Association at Southern


Ellie Sherry — Reporter A culture full of passion, pride and dance continues at Southern in the Caribbean Student Association.   The Caribbean consists of over 7,000 islands and each brings their own culture to the table. However, the Caribbean styles of dancing that are most commonly seen today, evolved from when Africans were brought to the islands through slave trade. When they were brought over, with

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SISTAS, a club that promotes social justice values


Jessica Guerrucci—Reporter Through promoting social justice and empowering women, Sisters In Schools Together Achieving Success has brought students together and let them know that no matter what they face, they are not alone. SISTAS is a club that promotes female empowerment, diversity and inclusion by educating students on minority female culture. The club meets on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. in

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West Indian Society keeps their Caribbean culture alive


Jamila Young – Arts & Entertainment Editor Whether you are a student of Caribbean descent, or if you just want to learn about the culture, the West Indian Society (WIS) is the organization for you. Freshman Sydney Tyghter joined the club to be around people from her same background. “I’m Jamaican. I came from a white town, so it’s like finally!

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Southern sees the creation of meditation club on campus


Josh Falcone – General Assignment Reporter Recently Southern saw the formation of a new campus club, a club that hopes to discuss along with spread the strong power of meditation. Senior, David Kowal, who said he has had an intense passion for mindfulness meditation for years, created the club. “I have been doing formal meditation for two years,” he said. In

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