A day off could pay off: The benefits of switching to four day school weeks

Opinion by AshleyJohanek You get to Friday and all you can think about is the ride home. You are exhausted, overworked, and your mind is elsewhere. I’m the same way. I cannot get through five days without imagining how I will feel at 3 on a Friday.  Fellow sophomores and freshmen, you may not have… Read More A day off could pay off: The benefits of switching to four day school weeks

Solidarity for sale: Big business makes oppression a profit

NetworkStaffEditorial It’s all for the cause, right? That’s what we consumers are led to believe as we buy the tenth item with a BLM fist plastered on the front. But the hard truth is, many of these types of merchandise are sold to boost the image of big businesses and diminish the meaning of the… Read More Solidarity for sale: Big business makes oppression a profit

It’s not liberal versus conservative: finding common ground

Staff Editorial Is Marian predominantly liberal, or is the liberal viewpoint more socially acceptable in this facility? In these past two years of high political tension, students have become more divided, with liberal viewpoints seemingly being the most dominant. But not everyone has the same opinions. Some liberal students feel that they cannot confidently express… Read More It’s not liberal versus conservative: finding common ground

Makeup is for self expression, not first impressions

ClareDegan “Wow, my boyfriend is really going to appreciate this extra line of highlighter on my cheekbone,” said no one ever. The stigma of doing makeup to impress other people has always been around, and it heavily affected me as I began doing makeup at a relatively young age. I felt uncomfortable wearing makeup outside… Read More Makeup is for self expression, not first impressions