This one goes out to our seniors. Since we wouldn’t be millenials if we didn’t complain, let’s start with a complaint. Where was our hundred-days party? Most other universities helped their seniors celebrate this milestone, trust me I know, I scrolled past all the Instagrams. drinking a bottle of wine off the … Continue reading Editorial 2/17/17
By Tower Staff Another year, another tuition hike, is anyone surprised? Well, aside from the freshmen who didn’t realize exactly how much debt they were getting themselves into, most of us saw it coming.
By Tower Staff It’s easy to care about national politics, because that’s what we’re most widely exposed to. It pops up constantly in the form of CNN updates and Facebook videos. We sometimes forget that we live in the hub of it all.
To Whom it May Concern on the Editorial Staff of The Tower: I would address this letter to your readers, but I’m not sure you have many readers now that you no longer print and are clearly in need of a marketing manager.
$47 million is a large sum. Almost twice as large as the donation that ended up becoming the Edward J. Pryzbyla Center, the student hub for the University. This donation was made by a group of people, but the largest contribution is that of the Busch Family, totalling $15 million. The bulk of the money … Continue reading Tower Editorial: Open for Business
Collectively, we at The Tower have spent more time searching for and applying to internships this semester than we care to admit. If you’re in the same boat and internships have you struggling, we feel your pain. If you’re like us, you have applied to an endless list of major companies that have the perfect … Continue reading Tower Editorial: Intern or Die Trying
A recent trend among colleges across the U.S. is the idea of a “Tuition Free Day” acknowledging the date when the money gained from tuition runs out, and the remainder of the semester is funded by donations and endowments. The Catholic University of America, our proud institution, celebrated this day by reminding us each that … Continue reading Tower Editorial – Tuition Free Day: We Get It
Word from the office of the president has leaked: Beyoncé will officially be next year’s Captial Fest headliner! President Garvey himself confirmed that the Queen B will grace us all with her presence this fall for the annual campus concert. He also let on that he and his wife are huge fans of the R&B … Continue reading Tower Editorial: Get in Formation CUA
Another week has come and gone, and the University has yet again failed to communicate with its student body. Same story, old story; and yet, don’t you think the University would take the hint? How many problematic incidents must occur before the University seeks a greater level of transparency? Politicians are criticized for their secretiveness … Continue reading Tower Editorial – 3/18/2016
Isn’t Chastity just not having sex before marriage? “No!” scream our two — no, wait, three — student organizations which focus on the issue. Actually, the headcount is four, four groups on campus are devoted to sexual and gendered theology; Esto Vir, Gratia Plena, Redefined, and the Anscombe Society. Each group claims to provide something … Continue reading Tower Editorial: Sex, Sex, and all that Jazz