March 23, 2019

Posts from "Andrea Traietti"

  • Campus | Oct.04, 2018

    Student Laptops in Lectures: Professors Should Allow Technology in Class

    by Kelly Wheeler ’21 Opinion Staff Technology dominates today’s modern era. Whether you are a student or a member of the working world, chances are you predominantly rely on technology to access information and communicate with others. However, despite our…

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  • Opinion | Oct.04, 2018

    RISE Up Against Sexual Assault

    by Elizabeth McGinn ’21 Opinion Staff Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s horrifying account of sexual assault allegedly perpetrated by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has reverberated throughout the nation. Now joined by two more accusers, Dr. Ford’s testimony brings to light…

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  • Opinion | Oct.04, 2018

    Underage Drinking Perpetuates Dangerous Cultural Norms

    by Andrea Traietti Assistant Opinion Editor On his 1982 calendar, Brett Kavanaugh scribbled in his plans for July 1: “go to Timmy’s for skis w/ Judge, Tom, PJ, Bernie, Squi.” His yearbook entry is littered with references to beer consumption…

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  • Opinion | Oct.04, 2018

    Exploring Post Grad Options: Going Abroad

    by Bridget Blain ’19 Opinion Staff Last Tuesday afternoon, an informal information session regarding abroad opportunities for Providence College graduates was held by Joseph Stanley, the dean of global education. During the information session, students were informed about the process…

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  • Editor's Column | Oct.04, 2018

    Embracing Uncertainty

    by Taylor Godfrey ’19 Editor-in-Chief For all college students, but especially seniors, there is often a sense that you should have everything figured out. Hearing stories of classmates with jobs or graduate programs already lined up can sometimes make you…

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  • Opinion | Oct.04, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Problematic Public Proposals When Glenn Weiss proposed to his girlfriend, Jan Svendsen, during his Emmys acceptance speech, many people took to social media to describe the act as “adorable”and “cute.” Some even said that Weiss’ public proposal was…

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  • Campus | Sep.13, 2018

    Dare to Be Different: Empowerment in Light of Women’s Studies Vandalism

    by Angela Bueso ’22 Opinion Staff College—what most adults incessantly tell us will be the best four years of our lives—a “safe” space for intellectual and spiritual growth. Moreover, teenagers who struggled to fit in at high school see college…

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  • Campus | Sep.13, 2018

    Accomodate Students With Extended Health Center Hours

    by Laura Arango ’20 Opinion Staff The Personal Counseling Center and Student Health Center at Providence College are two beneficial resources that the College offers to its students. However, their maximum potential is not being reached—a sentiment that a majority…

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  • Campus | Sep.13, 2018

    Keeping it Cool at PC: Traditional Dormitories Need Air Conditioning

    by Alyssa Cohen ’21 Opinion Staff It is difficult to walk around Providence College at any time of year without spotting a few tired eyes and wide array of coffee cups. College tends to be a common time for students…

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  • Opinion | Sep.13, 2018

    Journaling: A Chance for Self-Discovery

    by Joshua Chlebowski ’21 Opinion Staff Writing is an integral part of any college experience, be it a research or textual analysis paper. Many students come to dislike, if not resent, writing assignments of any kind due to the pressure…

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