All posts by Tom Hyde

About Tom Hyde

  • Thanks for the Insights

    I want to dedicate this article to all of the people on this campus who have inspired, unwittingly and otherwise, my intense curiosity with people and government. Because we are at the end of the year, I...

    • Posted May 9, 2003
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  • Hyde’s advice for SGA

    Many students were disappointed by the lack of efficiency in the recent housing lottery. In the past two years, Quinnipiac has revoked senior housing privileges and the right of freshmen students to bring their cars to campus....

    • Posted April 24, 2003
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  • U.S. should lead reconstruction

    To listen to the French, German, Chinese and Russian diplomats discuss the reconstruction of Iraq in a post-war period, one might think that these two countries have made some sort of significant financial investment in the liberation...

    • Posted April 10, 2003
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  • Foreign war and the Quinnipiac community

    Whether or not you agree with the political and social implications of advancing our troops into Iraq, it is obvious that this war underscores many of the central values that lack definition on our campus. I have...

    • Posted March 27, 2003
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  • Hyde makes case for SGA presidency

    People always tell me not to take elections personally. "Tom," they'll say, "just run a decent campaign and don't get too upset if things don't work out." Now, as I run for Student Government President against Melissa...

    • Posted February 27, 2003
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  • SGA elections: politically weak

    Do you know that over $500,000 of your tuition money is given to the Student Government Association (SGA) every year to spend on student organizations? Are you aware that every executive board member of SGA is granted a...

    • Posted February 20, 2003
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  • United States’ obligation in Iraq

    The United States has the right to defend its interests beyond its borders in the interest of national security, even if that means taking a unilateral stance on a war with Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein. The concept of...

    • Posted February 6, 2003
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  • Debate over gay civil unions intensifies

    As one of the 19 Quinnipiac students who attended a recent two-week seminar on the study of the Congress and the media in Washington D.C., I was able to learn first-hand from some of the dominant political...

    • Posted January 30, 2003
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