April 27, 2018

Posts from "Campus"

  • Campus | Apr.26, 2018

    What is the Role of Bulletin Boards?

    Due to the controversial nature of the bulletin board posted on the second floor of Saint Joseph Hall in March, Resident Assistants (RAs) have recently been instructed to remove all content from their boards until further notice. Since the underlying…

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  • Campus | Apr.26, 2018

    Extra Credit Does Not Mean Extra Learning

    Final grades. Two words that either inspire a flurry of cramming or signal a reward for hours of hard work. With the semester drawing to a close, many students find themselves rushing to attend one of a variety of lectures…

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  • Campus | Apr.26, 2018

    Ending Victim Blaming: No One Should Have to Explain #WhyTheyStayed

    “Imagine falling in love and being happy, and then something goes terribly wrong,” said Beverly Gooden to a room full of Providence College students in Moore Hall. Understanding the trauma of domestic violence is nearly impossible except if you yourself…

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  • Campus | Apr.19, 2018

    Food Quality Is Bugging Students: PC Needs to Address Dining Hall Issues

    At colleges everywhere, there is a commonly held understanding that dining hall food is simply never going to be that good, and cannot compare to a home cooked meal. Especially at Providence College, most students have come to terms with…

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  • Campus | Apr.19, 2018

    Writer vs. Writer: PC’s Core Curriculum

    The liberal arts core curriculum at Providence College serves as the foundation for students’ education. Between the rigorous Development of Western Civilization program and an abundance of core requirements—which cover topics such as intensive writing, fine arts, diversity, and oral…

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  • Campus | Apr.19, 2018

    Campus Survey Fails to Address Slut-Shaming

    by Lela Biggus ’18 Opinion Staff The campus climate survey on sexual misconduct and relationship violence that was recently distributed to the student body is considerate, thorough, and extensive. However, it misses one key aspect of the sexual…

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  • Campus | Apr.12, 2018

    The Exorbitant Cost of Senior Week

    by Lela Biggus ’18 Opinion Staff The chaos of planning ahead for senior week has begun. Ticket sales are now underway and the unnecessary stress of coordinating a table with exactly nine friends is setting in. One may be looking…

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  • Campus | Apr.12, 2018

    Space Crunch: PC Needs More Study Spaces

      by Nicholas Moran ’19 Opinion Staff Reading on a leather chair in front of a crackling fire, no study-spot on campus trumps the Fiondella Great Room. Far from the crowded echo-chamber that is Phillip’s Memorial Library, the Great Room…

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  • Campus | Mar.15, 2018

    Love Is Love: PC Must Promote Safe Spaces

    by Katherine Torok ’20 A recent bulletin board found in St. Joseph Hall proved that the Providence College community still struggles to fully accept some students’ identities—even though it is 2018. The bulletin board was decorated with the phrase, “Marriage:…

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  • Campus | Mar.15, 2018

    PC Supports Student Walk Out

    by Andrea Traietti ’21 In the wake of the Parkland, Florida shooting that left 17 innocent people dead, one beacon of hope continues to shine through: the work of the student activists from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. As their…

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