November 23, 2017

Posts from "Campus"

  • 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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  • 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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  • Opinion | Nov.09, 2017

    Time to Take Climate Change Seriously

    by Bridget Blain ’19 Opinion Staff Climate change has quickly become one of the most significant and pressing world issues. The impacts of climate change are becoming more and more obvious and destructive. On Friday, a report released by the…

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  • Opinion | Nov.09, 2017

    The Other Side of America’s Favorite Sport

      by Katherine Torok ’20 Opinion Staff Fall is arguably the most beautiful season to experience in New England. Vibrant fire-colored trees line the sides of small backroads, crisp air stirs some fallen leaves around, and the cheers of football…

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  • Opinion | Nov.09, 2017

    Gerrymandering Distances Officials From Voters

        Photo Courtesy of VPAP.ORG by Nicholas Moran ’19 Opinion Staff Every year, as Rhode Islanders rush to their voting centers for elections, incumbent politicians’ victory parties have already started. Sipping on celebratory champagne in their plush…

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