Opinions & Editorials

Letter to the Editor

October 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

KATHLEEN VON EUW writes: To the Editor: Over the next two weeks between Monday, October 16th and Friday, October 27th, Manhattan College will be participating in the National Assessment of Service and Community Engagement (NASCE), a web-based survey [...]

Letter to the Editor

October 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

LOIS HARR writes: To the Editor, Thank you for the story about the work of our Muslim Chaplain, Sheikh Samer Alraey(September 26, 2017).We are fortunate to have him as a part of our campus community working with our Muslim students.  I learned more [...]

On Charlottesville

September 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

In Volume 95, Issue 3 of The Quadrangle, printed on Jan. 31, 2017, I contributed an opinion-editorial article titled “The Punch is Not the Problem”.  Within the piece, I urged Americans to loudly and overwhelmingly reject Nazism, a subject [...]

Notes from the Editor

September 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

Dear Reader, We made a mistake last week. In last week’s issue, on page 11, you probably noticed that we had the article “Introducing the Barbell Club” twice – except the second time, it was under the headline of “Mike Cole Returns to [...]

Letters to the Editor

September 12, 2017 // 1 Comment

Timothy Hamling writes: From daily announcements to occasional promotions and spam, my inbox is constantly being filled with new emails. I don’t like keeping my school email cluttered, so I try to delete old unimportant emails as often as I can, [...]

Notes from the Editor

September 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Dear Reader, It’s been an exciting first week at Manhattan College. By the time you get to where I am in my college career- junior year- most of the excitement of coming to college has gone away. Instead, I’ve just had a lot of homework. In this [...]

Notes from the Editor

August 28, 2017 // 2 Comments

Dear Reader, Welcome back. It’s been a long, hot summer in the United States. News-wise, it was kicked off by President Donald J. Trump’s May 9 firing of former F.B.I. Director James B. Comey. But it did not stop there. Since the summer began, [...]

Letter from the Editor

May 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Dear Reader, I write you this week from the peak of Freytag’s Pyramid. My sophomore year is up, and so is the first semester of my term as Editor-in-Chief. So, in a lot of ways, this particular finals week represents a lot more for me than the [...]

2017 Is But a Number

May 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Rachel Gerard Guest Writer My most vivid college memory is probably how often I had to write down the number “2017” as my year of graduation on various documents, and how surreal this temporal endpoint seemed. Every time my pen traced those [...]

Letter from the Editor

April 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

  Dear Reader: It’s getting hot outside. And while that feels nice, there’s something always hits me around this time of the year, and this year hit me extra hard. A few weeks back, I had to send emails to our senior staff- Kelly Burns, [...]