December 15, 2018

Posts from "Editorials"

  • Editorials | Apr.19, 2018

    Social Media is Skewing Our Relationships

    by Kelsey Dass ’18 Opinion Staff Just about every other person you meet on a college campus is currently in a relationship, has been in one before, dated, or casually hooked up with another person they have come to really…

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  • Opinion | Apr.19, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Technology Allows Socialization Walking around campus between classes, you can often see a sea of students, heads down, staring at the lighted screens of their smartphones. Images like this are often used in newspapers and magazines to bemoan the disconnectedness…

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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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  • Editorials | Apr.12, 2018

    Ending the Stigma

      by Hannah Paxton ’19 Asst. Opinion Editor “Mental illness has nothing to do with if you’ll be successful or not,” said Brown University graduate student, Seth Akers-Campbell. Last Wednesday’s “Inside Mental Illness” event, presented by the National Alliance on…

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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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  • Opinion | Apr.12, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Don’t Judge a Book by Its Cover To some, the phrase “Human Library” might sound more like something out of Beauty and the Beast than an event held at Providence College.  Images of fantasy aside, the Human Library is an…

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  • Editorials | Apr.12, 2018

    The Importance of Being an Ally

    by Taylor Godfrey ’19 Opinion Co-Editor When polarizing events happen on campus, it can be difficult to find a way to move on from the discord to a place of love and respect for all students. For those who are…

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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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  • Opinion | Mar.15, 2018

    The Oscars Join In By Saying #MeToo

    by Gabrielle Bianco ’21 In recent years, the Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, has taken a turn toward the political, with movements such as #OscarsSoWhite causing the event to be not only a source of entertainment, but a…

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