Category: Opinions

Student Voices Disappointment with Administrative Response to Bishop McManus’ Discriminatory Comments

Dear President Boroughs, Dean Freije, and Dean Murray, I am writing to express my frustration and disappointment at the administration’s lack of response to the Bishop’s discriminatory comments against transgender individuals. I appreciate that there was a statement made specifically regarding the writing and missteps of the article, […]

Holy Cross Healing

Britt Axelson ‘21 Guest Writer Our country is polarized, and we need to work on speaking with people we do not agree with. It can be challenging to be empathetic to views other than our own. However, examining our underlying assumptions and making the effort to consider the […]

Our Plastic Planet

Ryen Cinski ’22 Opinions Editor I am currently enrolled in an environmental science class here at Holy Cross, and over its course I’ve learned many things about the environment that we live in. As someone who has never been science-oriented, it’s been nice to learn and understand concepts […]

7 favorite films of the 21st century

Tyler Christiansen ’21 Opinions Editor         Whenever I tell people that I love movies, I am always asked the same, impossible question: “What is your favorite movie?” I could say ten different ones on any given day. The “Star Wars” and “Toy Story” films are always brought up, […]

Is Uber the Enemy?

Grace Manning ’21 Opinions Editor Forwarded the article through Facebook by a concerned aunt, I was urged to read about Samantha Josephson, a senior at the University of South Carolina who was brutally killed by a man Josephson mistook as her Uber driver. This seemingly random crime of […]