Category: Opinions

Your Eye Health This Semester

Mariem Girgis ’22 SHAPE Member  Zoom lectures got you tired? How about your eyes? Does attending class and studying make you feel eye strain, headaches, blurred vision, dry eyes, and/or neck and shoulder pain?  If you answered yes to any of these symptoms, it might be due to […]

Zoom Fatigue? Use These Tips

Julia Maher ’23 Opinions Editor Since many people are working virtually during the COVID-19 pandemic, they are heavily relying on technology platforms like Zoom. Using Zoom for extended periods of time will result in something known as “Zoom fatigue.”  Zoom fatigue is the exhaustion that results from using […]

False Hope

Julia Maher ‘23 Opinions Editor On Aug. 7, 2020, after a long period of wishful thinking from students, College of the Holy Cross finally released housing assignments for the fall semester. My friends blew up our group chat, so excited that they would reclaim their traditional, on-campus college […]

So, Trump Knew All Along?

Maggie Connolly ‘21 Chief Opinions Editor Are we surprised to see another Trump slip up? In the last few days, countless news outlets have been covering Trump’s conversation with Washington Post journalist, Bob Woodward in mid-April. So, what exactly did he say this time? “This thing is a […]