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Monk life: the simplistic spring break

Monday, April 7, 2014 0:27

When Opinions Editor Alex Goering spent time in a monastery over spring break, he realized the value of simplicity in life.

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Flight 370: unveiling the abyss

Friday, March 28, 2014 11:01

With the constant news about the search for Malaysian Flight 370, opinions editor Alex Goering says it's disappointing that our oceans are so underexplored.

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Why do we live here?

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 23:43

In the midst of complaints about Minnesota's bitter cold and snow, Columnist Anne Gaslin asks, why do we live here?

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St. Thomas Perspectives Abroad: Spain

Saturday, February 1, 2014 21:06

If you think the walk from Flynn Hall to South Campus is long, then you haven’t been to Seville, Spain. 

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St. Thomas Perspectives Abroad: London

Sunday, January 26, 2014 22:54

We are officially three weeks into our London journey, and so far every minute has been a wonderful, exciting whirlwind of British culture.

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St. Thomas Perspectives Abroad: Bora Bora

Thursday, January 23, 2014 0:36

I am writing from my over-water bungalow in Raiatea, French Polynesia. It feels as if I have been living in an indescribable dream these past two weeks.

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St. Thomas Perspectives Abroad: Paris, Belgium and London

Friday, January 17, 2014 11:07

It’s still hard for me to grasp that I’ve been in a different continent for nearly 20 days now. It has been a true blessing to travel.

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Holiday gift guide

Thursday, December 19, 2013 21:54

Design Manager Genevieve Cossette went on the hunt for the perfect gift for every person on your list.

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Fat hatred is a money-making industry

Thursday, November 28, 2013 17:30

If you shame fat people or view the word "fat" as an insult, it is something you have been tricked into. It's not about health. It's about getting you to hate yourself enough to try and buy self-love. 

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Paying disabled guests for Disney parks fast-track is morally wrong

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 23:04

Capitalizing on another’s disability is stripping them of their basic human dignity because we all have the same worth and deserve respect no matter what.

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50 years later, JFK’s assassination affects you

Friday, November 22, 2013 12:34

It troubles me to think that two generations can have near identical experiences, but what is worse is that, as young people, we are failing to make the emotional connections.

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The anonymous Casanova: St. Thomas’ secret admirer addiction

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 23:22

On a campus that some days seems to be very “cliquey,” I think this is a tool for people to say something kind to a semi-stranger without feeling ridiculous or out of their league.

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The 4 apps everyone needs

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 23:08

Designer Bailey Jordan highlighted the top four apps that most apply to college students' lives.

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Satire offers valuable critique of news events

Sunday, November 17, 2013 22:34

Part of St. Thomas’ mission is to “think critically,” and learning through satirical news is one way we can do that.

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Accusations against priests don’t define Church

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 23:30

The church is not perfect. While priests lead their parishes, they too are human. Like all people, they sin.

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