March 29, 2017

Posts from "Opinion"

  • Opinion | Nov.12, 2015

    Update Our Dilapidated Dorm

    by Daniel Barton ’18 Opinion Staff Here at Providence College, the on-campus housing is something that both the students and the administration take great pride in. The gender-separated traditional style dorms on upper campus and the spacious apartments on the…

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  • Opinion | Nov.12, 2015

    Pick Up a Book for Pleasure

    by Taylor Godfrey ’19 Opinion Staff As any Providence College student could tell you, DWC is a lot of reading, and that is not even mentioning other classes that involve reading. For many students, a majority of their homework is…

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  • Opinion | Nov.12, 2015

    Tangents & Tirades

    See Hunger Games Before Thanksgiving Now I know that everyone has been busy making the transition from Halloween to Christmas, trading in their costumes for reindeer fuzzy socks with Michael Buble’s Christmas album on repeat. Also, on a side note,…

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  • Opinion | Nov.12, 2015

    Ridiculous Fun at a Ridiculous Cost

    by Brianna Abbott ’17 Opinion Staff Shoppers and other mall-goers were confused beyond belief this weekend as they saw stormtroopers and other oddities walking around in full costume. It was Rhode Island Comic Convention, and the entire weekend was filled…

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  • Opinion | Nov.12, 2015

    Letter to the Editor: A Response to “Make Midterm Madness End”

      To The Cowl, The author of the “Make Midterm Madness End” opinion piece in the October 29, 2015 edition of The Cowl made a heartfelt plea for professors to reevaluate the role of midterm exams in their assessment of…

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  • Opinion | Nov.12, 2015

    Leveraging Tradition for the Future

    by Kathleen McGinty ’16 Editor-in-Chief Within the next year at Providence College, we have much to celebrate and be thankful for. Just this past weekend, a jubilee Mass held in St. Dominic Chapel celebrated the 800th anniversary of the founding…

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  • Opinion | Nov.05, 2015

    There Is Value in This Newspaper

    by Carolyn Walsh ’17 Asst. Opinion Editor November is a special month, not only because it means the semester is nearly over or that Thanksgiving is just around the corner, but because it marks the anniversary of The Cowl.  Providence…

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  • Opinion | Nov.05, 2015

    Encourage Others to Speak Up

    by Jacquelyn Kelley ’17 Opinion Editor My fellow Opinion writers and I are always reaching out to other students on campus in an attempt to include their voices in our own articles. Recently, however, it has become difficult to incorporate…

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  • Opinion | Nov.05, 2015

    Let’s Hear it for the Girls

    by Taylor Godfrey ’19 Opinion Staff “Hey, are you going to the hockey game?” is a question heard many times on campus. Hockey games, and other sports games and events, are fun activities that let students show school spirit and…

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  • Opinion | Nov.05, 2015

    A Godless Education Leaves Students Cold

    by Matthew Tinsley ’16 Opinion Staff In a recent video posted on his “Word On Fire” website, Bishop Robert Barron draws a connection between two current topics: atheism in Harvard University’s freshman class and the Right-To-Die law passed last month…

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