March 21, 2019

Posts from "Opinion"

  • Opinion | Mar.21, 2019

    Tangents and Tirades

    Maymester: An Alternative Abroad Experience Studying abroad for a whole semester is a big commitment that may not be right for everybody. But at this young age, college students should take any opportunity they can to travel and explore other…

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  • Opinion | Mar.07, 2019

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    You’re Never Alone in Friartown Midterm week is over, and all of the stress that came with it will be long gone in just a few short days when we’re on spring break. However, this past midterm week will be…

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  • Opinion | Feb.28, 2019

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    Extra-Murals: Make Intramurals Casual Again Joining an intramural team is usually a fantastic way to be active, socialize, and try to win the infamous league T-shirt for the sports’ best team or players. While it can be fun and games (excuse…

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  • Opinion | Feb.14, 2019

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    E-Tipping: Compensation for Dunkin’ Nation Dunkin’ holds a special place in the hearts of Providence College students. The New England staple energizes exhausted students with its iced coffee, and employees always serve the much-needed caffeine with a smile. However, since…

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  • Opinion | Feb.07, 2019

    Tangents and Tirades

    I’m Watching ‘You’ The new Netflix series that has secured many binge watchers is “You.” If you tell someone what show you are watching, you will literally say “I’m watching ‘You,’” which may just be the perfect double entendre in…

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  • Opinion | Jan.31, 2019

    Tangents and Tirades

    Wanted: On-Campus Employment for ‘Broke College Students’ The cliché of the “broke college student” has grown hackneyed for a reason. A college degree for most students and their families is typically unaffordable.  However, in today’s society, obtaining a job that…

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  • Opinion | Jan.24, 2019

    Tangents and Tirades

    VenNO: Why I Prefer Paper Money In the last few years, Venmo, a money transferring app, has become increasingly popular. But the rise in the popularity of Venmo has had a tragic consequence: the phasing out of paper money. Admittedly,…

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  • Opinion | Jan.17, 2019

    Tangents and Tirades

    Bring Cash Back to Slavin Ticket Office This past Wednesday, Providence College students received an email regarding a new policy for purchasing tickets at the Slavin Ticket Office.  Starting this semester, students will only be able to purchase tickets with…

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  • Opinion | Dec.06, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Hot Take: Ice Cream Sundays over Nugget Thursdays All Providence College students look forward to lunch at Ray on Thursdays, when heaps of chicken nuggets paired with delectable curly fries grace the main station. Although chicken nugget Thursday is the…

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  • Opinion | Nov.15, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Brands Should Promote Diversity, Inclusivity in Advertising At this point in time, it is hard to believe an event such as the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show still exists in its current form. As more companies have begun to realize the…

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