March 24, 2017

Posts from "thecowl.opinion"

  • Opinion | Mar.16, 2017

    Redefining American Values

    by Kelsey Dass ’18 Opinion Staff This land is your land; this land is our land? As President Donald Trump begins his time in office, many new decisions and policies are being made. This includes his decision regarding the Dakota…

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  • Opinion | Mar.16, 2017

    March Madness: Branding Over Talent?

    by Kevin Copp ’18 Opinion Staff The excitement created by March Madness is normally unparalleled on many college campuses. At about 5 p.m. on Selection Sunday, every fan begins to dream of his or her team cutting down the nets.…

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  • Opinion | Mar.16, 2017

    Balancing Protest With Privilege

    by Bridget Blain ’19 Opinion Staff This past Wednesday marked International Women’s Day, a day dedicated to remembering the movement for women’s rights and to celebrate the achievements of women all around the world. It also serves as a reminder…

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  • Featured Slider | Mar.16, 2017

    Nobody’s Perfect (You Gotta Work It)

    By Laura Arango ’20 Opinion Staff Every college student knows the struggle of multiple all-nighters in preparation for midterms week. Too often students put their own mental and physical health aside in striving for a perfection that no one can…

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  • Opinion | Mar.02, 2017

    We Come in Peace

    by Brianna Abbott ’17 Opinion Co-Editor The discovery of alien persons is more theologically complex; however, there is still room for alien persons in the Catholic faith. There is no definite theological basis for human beings as the only persons…

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  • Opinion | Mar.02, 2017

    Clear Skies, Cloudy Future

    by Sarah Kelley ’18 Opinion Staff This past week’s unusually warm weather brought a dramatic change from the frigid forecast of snow and ice that New Englanders are normally accustomed to this time of year. With temperatures holding near 70…

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  • Editor's Column | Mar.02, 2017

    An Apology to the Providence College Community

    by The Cowl‘s Editorial Board Editor’s Column On behalf of The Cowl’s entire staff, we extend our deepest apologies to the Providence College community for a misprint in our Feb. 16 issue. The article, “Panel Discusses Diversity and the Catholic Identity,”…

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  • Opinion | Mar.02, 2017

    Bursting The Partisan Bubble

    by Nicholas Moran ’19 Opinion Staff Weeks of tension between the Trump administration and the press violently exploded on Friday, February 24 as Trump barred CNN, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Politico, and Buzzfeed from an “informal…

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  • Opinion | Mar.02, 2017

    Anti-Semitism In America

    By Hannah Paxton ’19 Opinion Staff While most would like to believe that prejudice towards the Jewish community is a thing of the past, the damaged and disintegrated gravestones in a historic Jewish cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri send a…

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  • Opinion | Feb.20, 2017

    Trump Looks To Trim FDA

    By Kelsey Dass ’18 Opinion Staff Where should we start? With the hustle and bustle under President Trump, there are a lot of administrative changes being made. As Americans watch the evening news during dinnertime, they may be paying more…

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