September 25, 2017

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  • Featured Slider | Sep.21, 2017

    We The Cowl Staff

    by Sarah Kelley ’18 & Hannah Paxton ’19 Opinion Co-Editor & Asst. Opinion Editor “The motto…of Providence College is Veritas, truth, and the College’s deepest mission is to teach its students to love and live in the truth,” said President…

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  • Featured Slider | Sep.21, 2017

    PC Students: Innovators in Fundraising

    by Kelsey Dass ’18 Opinion Staff Just as the population of students at Providence College represents a variety of interests—from musicians and athletes, to scientists and philosophers, to party-goers and homebodies—problem solving also can come in many different forms. The…

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  • Opinion | Sep.21, 2017

    The Fenway Four: Stepping Up and Speaking Out

    by Kevin Copp ’18 Opinion Staff The rather shocking appearance of a banner reading “Racism is as American as Baseball” at Fenway Park last Wednesday not only stunned the onlookers at baseball’s oldest ballpark, but also underscored an important message…

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  • Opinion | Sep.21, 2017

    Under Pressure: Senior Ring Week Stress

    by McKenzie Tavella ’18 Opinion Staff We are now in our fourth week of classes, which is pretty hard to believe. For seniors, though, we are merely days away from Senior Ring Weekend, which involves a lot of preparation. Some…

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  • Opinion | Sep.21, 2017

    Free Speech or Hate Speech?

    by Bridget Blain ’19 Opinion Staff Throughout the election and now several months into the presidency of Donald Trump, the current political climate has often been compared to living in a dystopian novel, such as 1984 or Fahrenheit 451. Trump’s…

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  • Opinion | Sep.21, 2017

    Tangents and Tirades

      Peace Makes The World Go Around We used to speak of the future as something to look forward to, filled with bright and exciting possibilities. Nowadays, conversations surrounding the future are heavy and loaded—filled with rhetoric that incites fear…

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  • Opinion | Sep.14, 2017

    Trump Targets Minority Groups in U.S.

    by Lela Biggus ’18 Opinion Staff Anyone who has been on the Internet lately would know that the Trump administration cut the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Policy, or DACA, on Tuesday, September 5. The policy, which began in 2012,…

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  • Opinion | Sep.14, 2017

    Trump: It’s Time To Talk Climate Change

    by Sarah Kelley ’18 Opinion Co-Editor Over the past weekend, President Trump’s tweet, “Hurricane Irma is of epic proportion, perhaps bigger than we have ever seen…Federal G is ready!” caught my eye. I could not ignore the irony of this…

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  • Opinion | Sep.14, 2017

    Fire and Fury in North Korea

    by Laura Arango ’20 Opinion Staff With two world wars already under our belt, the United States may very well be on the verge of a third one. Our infamous president Donald Trump made headlines on Aug. 9 for his…

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  • Opinion | Sep.14, 2017

    Stop Streaming From Becoming Cable

      by Nicholas Moran ’20 Opinion Staff Frustrated from having to buy expensive cable TV packages filled with unwanted channels, consumers have flocked to Netflix in droves. Media giants watched in horror as thousands of consumers “cut the cord” and…

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