May 20, 2019

Posts from "Hannah Paxton"

  • Opinion | Sep.20, 2018

    Name-Brand Culture Comes With a Cost

    by Elizabeth McGinn ’21 Opinion Staff It is 11 a.m. on a Saturday in September. Girls stroll by in flashes of neon pinks, blues, greens, and whites, arranged in nautical or animal print dresses or skirts, paired with Jack Rogers…

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  • Opinion | Sep.20, 2018

    Her Voice Matters Too: Female Students Feel Silenced in College Classrooms

    by Bridget Blain ’19 Opinion Staff As the #MeToo movement continues to bring the prevalence of sexual harassment and sexual assault in professional and academic environments to light, women still often find themselves being discouraged from using their voice. The…

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  • Opinion | Sep.20, 2018

    LSAT Fails to Assess Students’ True Abilities: Emphasis on Unnecessary Skills Holds Students Back

    by Nicholas Moran ’19 Opinion Staff All Tasmanian Wombats are endowed with an abnormally productive pituitary gland, reliant on a hyperactive mitochondrial orchestration involving myriad proteins… What is the “main idea” of this passage? Sifting through such gibberish at one’s…

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  • Editor's Column | Sep.20, 2018

    “Us. We. Together. Family. Friars.”

    by Taylor Godfrey ’19 Editor-in-Chief As the Providence College community enters its fourth week of classes, things around campus are beginning to calm down and transition to a regular rhythm. The stress of moving in with roommates, the flurry of…

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  • Opinion | Sep.20, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Be Aware of Events Outside PC On a small campus like Providence College, it is easy to forget about everything else that is happening in the world. We hear stories and read headlines every day, but most of the time…

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  • Campus | Aug.30, 2018

    Staying Politically Engaged on Campus

    by Andrea Traietti ’21 Asst. Opinion Editor While being back inside the “PC Bubble” can be comforting, it is important not to forget the larger world that exists outside of this campus, and the reality that even while we are…

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  • Campus | Aug.30, 2018

    Raysing the Bar: Changes in Dining Hall Improve Campus Atmosphere

    by Bridget Blain ’19 Opinion Staff A quintessential part of being a Providence College student, particularly during freshman year, are the daily meals at Raymond Dining Hall. Ray is one of the few spots on campus that most students visit…

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  • Campus | Aug.30, 2018

    PC’s Common Reading Program Fosters Diversity

    by Hannah Paxton ’19 Opinion Editor “We tell people to follow their dreams, but you can only dream of what you can imagine, and, depending on where you come from, your imagination can be quite limited,” says Trevor Noah in…

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  • Opinion | Aug.30, 2018

    Break the Cycle of Addiction: Learn to Live Without Your Phone

    by Nicholas Moran ’19 Opinion Staff Walking around campus, students’ heads are down with their eyes glued to screens, and  accidentally running into other students on the way to class is all too common. Calls to family members disrupt the…

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  • Editor's Column | Aug.30, 2018

    Striving For Veritas

    by Taylor Godfrey ’19 Editor-in-Chief As we start a new academic year, The Cowl is back for its first issue, exploring issues at Providence College such as new housing programs and head coaches as well as topics ranging farther off…

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