November 20, 2018

Posts from "Letters to the Editor"

  • Letters to the Editor | Oct.25, 2018

    Letter to the Editor: Formation in Science as a Liberal Art

    by Dr. Seann Mulcahy Guest Writer In 1947, exactly 30 years after its founding, Providence College broke ground on its second academic building, Albertus Magnus Hall. Dedicated in honor of the medieval scholar and Dominican Friar, “Al Mag” was built…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Sep.27, 2018

    Letter to the Editor

    by Rakeb Max ’22 Guest Writer I’m Rakeb Max and I’m from Minnesota. Currently, I am an economics major with zero intentions of going on to Wall Street. Instead, my fascinations lie in domestic economic policy, specifically socioeconomic disparities in…

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  • Letters to the Editor | May.03, 2018

    Letter to the Editor

    Dear Editor, My time at Providence College is coming to a close. I write to you to discuss one of the clubs I currently lead at PC, the College Republicans, and the path forward I hope it paves for our…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Apr.26, 2018

    Letter to the Editor

    Dear Father Shanley, I hope you are well during this Easter season. I am now writing to you in the open forum after having tried to reach you privately in two letters dated March 17 and April 5 that have…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Mar.26, 2018

    Letter to the Editor

    by Mattie Henry ’16 “Providence College has lost its way.” This is a sentiment often invoked by rabidly conservative professors, religious third parties, and zealous students looking to force its hand. These actors would like to see the school return…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Mar.22, 2018

    Letter to the Editor

    Dear Editor, We are faculty at Providence College. We would like to make the following statement in response to events at the College since March 1, when Michael Smalanskas, a senior and a Resident Assistant, posted a bulletin board in…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Mar.20, 2018

    Letter to the Editor

    Dear Editor, The unfortunate reality evident in our discourse about sexuality is that we have all bought into the lie that human worth and dignity is pendant upon our ability to have others approve of our sex life. I write…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Nov.09, 2017

    Letter to the Editor

    Dear Editor, Last Monday, October 30, everything going wrong in my life built up to this huge weight I couldn’t carry anymore, and I was having dark thoughts. Around midnight, I went to the chapel in hopes of getting rid…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Apr.27, 2017

    Letter to the Seniors: Advice for the Graduates

    Dear Class of 2017 Friars, In the words of Adele, “Hello from the other side.” It is hard to believe that only two years ago I was sitting in your shoes. I can recall  feeling a sea  of  mixed emotions…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Apr.06, 2017

    Letter to the Editor: Presidential Apology

    Since I am still walking on top of the ground and will be 92 next month, I wish to express my opinion concerning President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama’s false wiretapping of his residence at the Trump Towers…

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