March 29, 2017

Posts from "Opinion"

  • Opinion | Sep.29, 2016

    MLK Talk: It’s Time For Change

    by Hannah Paxton ’19 Opinion Staff “This is your century,” Professor Carson told a room full of Providence College students during his lecture, “Martin Luther King Jr. and Liberal Arts Education.” For such a short statement, it speaks volumes—not only…

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  • Editor's Column | Sep.29, 2016

    Ringing in Our Senior Year

    by Katherine Puzycki ’17 and Jacquelyn Kelley ’17 Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editor-in-Chief Senior Ring Weekend (SRW) is  one of the long awaited for events that each senior class looks forward to during their time at Providence College. For the Class…

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  • Opinion | Sep.22, 2016

    Take Some Time For Yourself

    by Taylor Godfrey ’19 Asst. Editor of Opinion We’ve finally had a full week of classes here at Providence College, and, at least for me, all of the work I have to do this semester is hitting me full in…

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  • Opinion | Sep.22, 2016

    A Unique Opportunity

    by McKenzie Tavella ’18 Opinion Staff This is my first semester as a junior at Providence College, and although I am beyond thrilled to be an upperclassman, I do not feel like a junior. Here is why—I am one of…

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  • Editor's Column | Sep.22, 2016

    Make Yourself A Peacemaker

    by Jacquelyn Kelley ’17 Associate Editor-in-Chief “You must not treat others with cruelty and that much harshly, you must fight others but through peace and through dialogue and through education.” Malala Yousafzai, a young woman of great significance to the…

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  • Opinion | Sep.15, 2016

    Remember the Good in the World

    by Katherine Puzycki ’17 Editor-in-Chief This week, I’m reminded of the words from the Fleetwood Mac song, “Landslide.” Specifically the part that goes: “But time made you bolder / Even children get older / And I’m getting older too.”  September…

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  • Opinion | Sep.15, 2016

    Snag Your Golden Ticket

    by McKenzie Tavella ’18 Opinion Staff As the third week of the semester comes to a close, the clock continues to tick for purchasing Providence  College basketball season tickets. Perhaps you are a freshman student at PC and no one…

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  • Opinion | Sep.15, 2016

    Colin Kaepernick: The Patriot

    by Kevin Copp ’18 Opinion Staff Colin Kaepernick, a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, has caused a media frenzy for his refusal to stand during the national anthem in his team’s last two preseason games. He chooses not to…

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  • Opinion | Sep.15, 2016

    United We Stand

    by Brianna Abbott ’17 Opinion Co-Editor Two thousand, nine hundred and seventy seven flags stood on Slavin Lawn on Sunday, September 11, reminding us of the 2,977 lives lost on that day 15 years ago. For college students, most of…

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  • Opinion | Sep.15, 2016

    Heroin Addiction in America

    by Carolyn Walsh ’17 Opinion Co-Editor Over the weekend, one of the top trending news stories on Facebook and across the internet highlighted a shocking and disturbing incident of drug abuse and overdose. Last Wednesday, a police officer in the…

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