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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

The 2018 Midterm Elections: A Conversation with Carlos Tobon

On October 24, 2018, with elections right around the corner, I talked midterms with State Representative Carlos Tobon. The first election we discussed was the Pawtucket at-large city council race. In the city of Pawtucket, Rhode Island,...

Raising the Dean’s List GPA is a Step in the Right Direction for Bryant

Prior to the start of the fall semester, the Provost’s office announced plans to raise the GPA required to raise the Dean’s List GPA requirement from 3.2 to 3.4. As of now, the change...

#WhyNotDevin

Back in January, 6-year-old Devin Suau went snowboarding with his family and took a fall. After getting checked out for a concussion, Devin’s parents heard the word that no parent should ever hear, “Cancer.”...

Why is There a Stigma Associated with Mental Health in Today’s Society?

By Catherine Ward Mental health is being discussed more than ever before. In fact, many of the top political debates in our country stem back to it, such as gun control and health care. In addition, resources for mental health are readily available. Hotlines are heavily...

Dear Future Intern

Throughout the summer, I interned at WGBH in Boston – a wide-ranging company most known for their radio station and shows like Arthur and Curious George. My internship was in the education department, preparing...

Do Yourself a Favor Next Time and Do Not Hit “Post”

It's not a secret, we all know that our generation relies heavily on social media for almost all aspects of our lives. Apps and websites like Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Facebook account for a...

Is Gary Johnson actually important?

Far below the hustle and bustle of the media’s coverage of Hillary’s next email leak or The Donald’s next vulgar comment about women, there is another candidate who has been drowned out; who has...

Mr. Obama, You Have One More Prisoner to Free

Over the last year or so, President Obama has slowly been commuting the sentences of a number of non-violent criminals and drug offenders. Even if you find yourself criticizing President Obama more than you...

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