Opinions & Editorials

Letter from the Editor

December 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Dear Reader, Well, we’ve had a good run, haven’t we? But all things must come to an end. This will be the last time I share this space with you as Editor-in-Chief of The Quadrangle. This year has been a successful year for our publication. We [...]

A Little Known Holiday

November 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

by Haley Burnside Asst. Editor On Nov. 14, the diabetics of the world celebrate World Diabetes Day. This day of recognition is not well known outside of the diabetic community, a community of which I have been a member of since my diagnosis of type [...]

Letter to the Editor

November 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

LOIS HARR writes: Becoming a Lasallian over the past 19 plus years, I think I’ve grown to understand and believe what Br. John Johnston shared a few years before he died: ™Lasallians engaged in higher education are uniquely situated to help [...]

Letters to the Editor

November 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

RABEA ALI writes: To The Editor: My name is Rabea Ali, current President of the Muslim Student Association, and I am writing to you today to give the Muslim students on our campus a voice. Manhattan College has a percentage of Muslim students who [...]

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, [...]