July 4, 2020

Posts from "Hannah Paxton"

  • Editor's Column | Nov.30, 2017

    Giving Yourself This Holiday Season

    by Marla Gagne ’18 Editor-in-Chief After five days of eating copious amounts of food, going to war at malls across America, and catching up on much-needed sleep, it is time to say goodbye to Thanksgiving and hello to the Christmas…

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  • Opinion | Nov.30, 2017

    Tangents and Tirades

    Be Conscious of Our History We should all take advantage of the Thanksgiving holiday, but first we need to change it. Thanksgiving commemorates a fictionalized meal shared by the first Pilgrims and the Wampanoag people of North America. There may…

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  • Campus | Nov.16, 2017

    More On-Campus Basketball: The Benefits of Having Men’s Basketball Games in Mullaney Gym

    by Kevin Copp ’18 Opinion Staff Friday night’s opening game for the Providence College Men’s Basketball Team demonstrated the need for more games to take place on campus. The Friars played in front of a raucous crowd and resulted in…

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  • Opinion | Nov.16, 2017

    What Major Democratic Wins Could Mean For the U.S.

    by Andrea Traietti ’21 Opinion Staff Tuesday, November 7, marked the first regularly scheduled election day since Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 presidential race, and the results overwhelmingly showed that America is ready for change. Democrats took key victories…

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  • Campus | Nov.16, 2017

    Countdown to Graduation: “218 Night” Incites Stress For Seniors

    by Kelsey Dass ’18 Opinion Staff Two hundred and eighteen days until the Providence College Class of 2018 steps into the great scary world. The question is: are we ready? The biggest concern about leaving PC is the fear of…

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  • Campus | Nov.16, 2017

    Trethewey’s Poetry Inspires Inclusivity

    by Hannah Paxton ’19 Assistant Opinion Editor “Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world,” said Jane Lunin Perel, a professor emeritus of creative writing at Providence College, quoting English poet Percy Bysshe Shelley at the College’s second annual Poetry…

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  • Opinion | Nov.16, 2017

    Hope in Light of Tragedy: Sutherland Springs Church Holds First Mass Since Shooting

    by Sarah Kelley ’18 Opinion Co-Editor This past Sunday, the surviving members of the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs held their first service since the shooting that took the lives of 26 of their fellow worshippers just over a…

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  • Opinion | Nov.16, 2017

    Trump Spreading Anti-American Sentiment

    by Lela Biggus ’18 Opinion Staff Last November’s resolve of grieving Democrats, “it’s only four years,” is not so comforting anymore. In the era of Trump, the United States will see its global economic dominance in sharp decline, with China…

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  • Editor's Column | Nov.16, 2017

    Be Appreciative of Time We Have

    by Paige Calabrese ’18 Associate Editor-in-Chief With Thanksgiving break quickly approaching, many of us here at Providence College are asking ourselves the same question: Where did the time go? Looking back on the semester, it feels as though Senior Ring…

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  • Opinion | Nov.16, 2017

    Tangents and Tirades

    Is Thanksgiving Really a Break? With bumper-to-bumper traffic on I-95 stretching endlessly into the horizon, last year’s Thanksgiving break was already off to a poor start. A symphony of car horns and angry New York drivers blared outside my car…

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