August 11, 2020

Posts from "Opinion"

  • Opinion | Apr.15, 2010

    Editorial: Hope In Assault Aftermath

    On Saturday, April 10, the Providence College community welcomed over 1,000 high school seniors and their families. These students, who have been accepted into the Class of 2014, were given the opportunity to speak with student leaders, attend Mass in St. Dominic Chapel, and take tours of campus

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  • Opinion | Apr.14, 2010

    Students Join Gay Marriage Debate

    by Meredith White ’13Guest CommentaryI was utterly shocked when I read “A Not-So-Sarcastic Take On Gay Marriage” in a recent edition of The Cowl.

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  • Opinion | Mar.25, 2010

    Editorial: Coming Together in Prayer

    The Cowl Editors Campus Ministry sponsored a vigil for Haiti this past Monday. It lasted for nine hours from 12:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Every club and organization was invited to participate in an hour of Eucharistic adoration. The editors…

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    Basketball’s Beauty and Where PC Fits

    Basketball is a beautiful game. Consciously conceived as an alternative to the collision-wracked chaos of football, basketball began with the belief that a player ought not be allowed to run with the ball, and thus extolled grace over grit, finesse over force, the heavens over the earth.

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    A Not-So-Sarcastic Take on Gay Marriage

    My colleague Jayo Miko Macasaquit ’11 wrote a commentary in last week’s Cowl on the subject of homosexuality. Macasaquit gave a sarcastic and humorous appraisal of what he perceives to be the injustices suffered by the gay community in America.

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    Giving It the Old College Try

    Saturday was by far the most college day of the year so far. I know most of you guys college-ed out pretty hard Saturday, as was made obvious by the population of the quad, but I’m positive I was the most college person on campus this weekend. Let me run you through my extremely chill, extremely Dave Matthews Band, extremely college day last Saturday.

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    Tangents & Tirades

    Commentary Staff Thinker’s BlockSometimes the well of ideas runs dry. It’s not like there is a draught or lack of brainstorming, it’s just an issue of overdrawing. A brain can only come up with so many ideas at a time,…

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    Scary Sciences Not the Only Labs at PC

    Back in the good old days, when our parents had to walk to class in the snow uphill both ways, course registration was quick and dirty. Quick in the sense that you generally had to run from table to table to sign up for the classes you desired, and dirty in the sense that people weren’t afraid to get violent when it came to getting the last seat in a section.

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    Sex Differences Should Not Be Ignored

    On March 18, at 7:00 p.m, Providence College was graced with the presence of Dr. Alice Von Hildebrand, a Catholic philosopher, theologian, and former professor. She was married to the late Dietrich Von Hildebrand, also a renowned philosopher of our time. Her lecture was entitled (Man and Woman A Divine Invention) and focused on the complementarity between men and women, which is something that our generation has lost focus of.

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  • Opinion | Mar.18, 2010

    Outing the Gay Agenda

    Friends: one in six women in the United States have reported experiencing an attempted or completed rape. The homicide rate, though substantially decreasing in the U.S., is still among the highest in the world. In the same vein—by far the largest threat to our society— homosexuals are trying to marry.

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