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Faculty Senate, don’t be foolish

| Thursday, November 5, 2020

At the Oct. 1 meeting of the Notre Dame Student Senate, the body was constitutionally obligated to “consider” (Constitution, XIV.1.a) a petitioned resolution, with just a mere 213 undergraduate signatures, formally asking Fr. Jenkins to resign. At the time, in my capacity as Student Union Parliamentarian, I advised the read more

Bad habits

| Thursday, November 5, 2020

Since the age of 10, I’ve had a bad habit: I bite my nails. Throughout my life, I’ve been told that it’s unprofessional, unladylike and gross. My high school art teacher teased me about it, my grandmother lovingly encouraged me to stop and my aunt shared how she taught read more

Time.

Time.

| Thursday, November 5, 2020

The indescribable undefinable most admirable passage of time The twisting listing constantly persisting reason for my rhyme It slips and slides, an eclipse of tides, holding me beneath the current Its pull provides unwanted guides to things that were or weren’t  Meant for silly little souls with facsimiles of read more

Bring it in 2021/leave it in 2020: ND edition

Bring it in 2021/leave it in 2020: ND edition

| Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Well, this is it. My final column of the semester. What a time it’s been! Between scathing social commentary, genius financial analysis, topical fashion critique and a single actually serious column, I’ve explored so much over the past few months. I’ve even received a couple of rude comments from read more