May 24, 2018

Posts from "Opinion"

  • Opinion | May.03, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Fall in Love with Writing  Having been assigned my last opinion piece to be published in The Cowl this week, and having absolutely no clue what topic would be the best way to wrap up my experience as a writer…

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  • Opinion | Apr.26, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Light Up the Great Room Fireplace Maybe this is the wizard in me, but one of my favorite spots on campus is the Fiondella Great Room in the Ruane Center for the Humanities, or what is possibly better known as…

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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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  • 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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  • Opinion | Mar.15, 2018

    Tangents & Tirades

    The Importance of Keeping Cool(ey) If there is one image that exhibits the stress Friar fans experienced watching the Big East Championship game last Saturday, it is Providence College Men’s Basketball Head Coach Ed Cooley ripping his pants. Whether you…

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  • Opinion | Mar.01, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Respect the Ray Staff As college students who eat the majority of their meals in a dining hall, it is easy to take advantage of the fact that we rarely have to make food for ourselves. Even if our parents…

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  • Opinion | Feb.15, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Under the Kardashian Spell The Kardashian-Jenner family has managed to break the internet—again. On Feb. 1, Kylie Jenner and rapper Travis Scott announced the birth of their first daughter, Stormi Webster, in an 11-minute-long YouTube video titled, “To Our Daughter.”…

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  • Opinion | Feb.08, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Keep the Ball “Black and White” The Black and White Ball is making a much anticipated appearance later this month, thanks to the Board of Programmers (BOP). That being said, is it really going to be a Black and White…

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  • Opinion | Feb.02, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Trump: Think Before Speaking During the 45th annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., President Trump completely misspoke before a crowd of pro-life advocates. What began as a standard, run of the mill anti-abortion speech took a turn for the…

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  • Opinion | Jan.25, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Be Open to Learning In light of Dr. Bernice A. King’s address last week, in which she advised students to be open-minded, it is important that we continue to educate ourselves as a community. Last Friday, January 19, a panel…

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