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Purpose of parietals

| Tuesday, November 19, 2019

“Because we are committed to a Christian ideal of community and to the growth and formation of each individual, the ties that bind members of this community are not always the same as those within society at large. The University’s expectations for conduct go beyond what is minimally required read more

Thanksgiving on a park bench

| Tuesday, November 19, 2019

There is a Thanksgiving that my family and I had one blustery November in New Mexico that stands out from others I have experienced. On its face, it might not seem all that different to you, but it is special to me in a way that is hard to read more

Match point

| Tuesday, November 19, 2019

It’s match point. The whole room is roaring because of your team’s incredible come back in the fifth set. Your mom and grandparents are in the stands biting their nails, your dad is keeping score at the official’s table and your sister is sitting on the bench praying you read more

What is liberty?

What is liberty?

| Monday, November 18, 2019

“At the heart of liberty is the right to define one’s own concept of existence, of meaning, of the universe, and of the mystery of human life.” It is quite ironic that this historically momentous yet philosophically preposterous proclamation was made by an American Catholic, the now-retired Justice Anthony read more

A minnow in the lake

| Monday, November 18, 2019

This past fall break I went to my high school football team’s Senior Night game with some friends from home, and we ran into more former classmates. To say this was a weird experience is a huge understatement. Sitting behind the high school student section watching the kids scream read more