August 18, 2017

Posts from "Letters to the Editor"

  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Chris Slavin ’12

    Editor-in-Chief 2011-2012 Part of what I loved about being on The Cowl was knowing I was part of a long-standing pillar of Friartown. Never did I feel more part of The Cowl‘s tradition than during our 75th year celebration in…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Kerry Ryan McManus ’90

    Editor-in-Chief 1989-1990 I absolutely loved being the Editor-in-Chief of The Cowl! I have so many happy memories of that part of my time at Providence College. Looking back now, holding that job while at the same time being a senior…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Carrie Spiros ’00

    Editor-in-Chief 1999-2000 Being part of putting out the newspaper each week defined my time at Providence College. I am still proud of the work we did which included quality writing and “real” reporting on stories that were important to students.…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Dave Holman ’03

    Editor-in-Chief 2002-2003 My experience on The Cowl taught me many lessons that are still valuable to this day, such as how to gather facts into a story, attention to detail, and the quiet reward of an all-nighter. But the most…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Judy McNamara Murphy ’83

    Editor-in-Chief 1982-1983 One of the first extra-curricular activities I signed up for in the fall of 1979 was to write for the “Features” section of The Cowl. It was a great way to meet new people and be informed about…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Theresa Edo Freeman ’96

    Editor-in-Chief 1995-1996 Blind Melon’s iconic ‘90s video, “No Rain,” featured this girl in a bumblebee costume tap-dancing her way through a bland little town, never happy until she finds a field of other bees joyously dancing. The Cowl was my…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Steve Maurano ’78

    Feature Staff I came to Providence College as a wide-eyed freshman in the fall of 1974. The country was still reeling from the Watergate scandal and President Nixon’s resignation one month earlier. I was enthralled with the idea of becoming…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Noelle Debes ’94

    Editor-in-Chief 1993-1994 The first time I was published in The Cowl, I wasn’t on the staff. After receiving my first phone bill freshman year, I sent a Letter to the Editor about the importance (and low cost) of writing letters.…

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  • Letters to the Editor | Jan.14, 2016

    Greg Winsper ’86

    Editor-in-Chief 1985-1986 When Kathleen McGinty ’16 contacted me to write a reflective essay for The Cowl’s 80th anniversary I was immediately flooded with wonderful memories. I had the distinctive opportunity of celebrating The Cowl’s 50th anniversary while I was Editor-in-Chief…

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