“It is so easy to take what we see and hear as the truth, allow it to take root, and grow in our minds until it becomes a fully formed opinion or belief. These are the seeds of prejudice, the beginnings of immigration bans.”
“In truth, writing should not be a source of fear. Though it might seem daunting, taking a creative writing class at BC can help alleviate this fear.”
“Boston College has recently announced a series of commendable investments and innovations.”
“But around junior year, all of these Jesuit ideals get cast aside as internship frenzy sets in—the psychotic scramble to find a temporary position that will pave the way for a (hopefully) lucrative career.”
“There could be many more Joycesticks, but nothing can grow in a desert. The future of the creativity of BC students rests on the willingness of the administration to plant some seed money.”
“The idea of comparing ‘calories in’ to ‘calories out’ has been entirely oversimplified to the point of misunderstanding.”
The Heights Editorial Board believes that LOM BC is a promising alternative to an overbooked counseling system.
Opinions columnist Rachel Loos explains her personal qualms and concerns about the prospect of donating to Boston College after graduating.
“The international community should persuade Maduro’s government to accept humanitarian aid for the Venezuelan people,” argues Rebecca Moretti.
Joseph Staruski discusses “sanctuary cities” and suggests these metropolitan areas revise their mission statements.