September 23, 2018

Posts from "Opinion"

  • Opinion | Sep.20, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Be Aware of Events Outside PC On a small campus like Providence College, it is easy to forget about everything else that is happening in the world. We hear stories and read headlines every day, but most of the time…

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  • Opinion | Sep.13, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

      Give Students More PC Prints Any alternative to buying over $200 worth of textbooks per semester seems worth it. This includes printing out packets of reading for every class. Initially, $40 worth of PC Prints appears to be more…

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  • Opinion | Aug.30, 2018

    Tangents and Tirades

    Outreach Inspires Individual Growth There is something to be said for the naiveté and free-thinking nature of children. The laws of reality that adults have learned to abide by do not stop the young mind’s creativity. Simply spending time around…

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  • 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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