All posts tagged "opinion"

  • The “cult” in culture: what draws the line?

    I’ve been hearing a lot about cults lately – most of which being the ones that have made headlines for atrocities against mankind. Yet, among the 5,000 cults in America as of 2005, along with the many...

    • Posted January 20, 2015
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  • Change in (mis)communication

    Technology may encourage people to connect, but how deep are these relationships tailored through screens? Studies show more than 4.75 billion content items are shared on Facebook every day, as well as more than 4.5 billion likes,...

    • Posted April 15, 2014
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  • The Radio Kids

    Not one is the same. There are freshmen, skaters, singers, guitar players, RAs, bio majors, English majors and Greek life members.  But we all have one thing in common: a passion for music. WQAQ 98.1FM is the...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Minor doesn’t need to reflect major

    During my first semester at Quinnipiac in the fall of 2012, I decided to enroll myself in an entry-level history course. Signing up for “The U.S. Since Reconstruction” may have seemed to make little sense at the...

    • Posted March 7, 2014
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  • Make more time for sleep

    Between getting involved, studying for midterms and maintaining social lives, sleep seems to be the last thing on some of our minds. Cutting down on sleep may eliminate the fear of missing out, but it can come...

    • Posted March 5, 2014
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  • Zero is a size

    In response to Urban Outfitters’ “Eat Less” shirt, actress Sophia Bush created her own top which stated “zero is not a size” in September 2013. Though I admire her taking a stand against a shirt promoting eating...

    • Posted February 13, 2014
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  • Make time for free time

    It’s important to give your mind and body a break and enjoy some solitude. By living on campus, you are constantly reminded of school. The thought of studying or completing homework assignments can make your body tense...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Unfair attendance policies

    I love the feeling I get when I open my syllabus at the beginning of the semester and underneath the absence policy it says after three absences, my grade will drop an entire letter. It makes me...

    • Posted November 13, 2013
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  • Dare to ditch your demon roommate

    When I arrived at Quinnipiac my freshman year, I was blissfully optimistic about what the year could hold. There were endless opportunities for clubs I could join, classes I could take and people I could meet. Add...

    • Posted October 4, 2013
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  • Sensationalism is not news

    Questions that allude to the world around us are posed more and more by professors here at Quinnipiac. Are you paying attention to the world around you? Do you watch the news? Most of the time, they...

    • Posted September 29, 2013
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