Point/Counterpoint: The use (or overuse) of sprinklers

Point: Has anyone noticed how green the grass is here at Fairfield? Thanks to the sprinklers, and our landscaping, this is one of the most beautiful campuses I’ve ever seen. Some may argue that this landscaping is too expensive and

Are 8 a.m. classes worth it?

Point: Picture this: It’s Monday morning, 7:30 a.m. and your alarm goes off. Within a half hour, you’re already sitting down for your first class. The last thing students want is to have an 8 a.m. class. So, why do

Scotland: the fight for independence

Nationalism has been the driving force behind the fight for independence for centuries.  It has the ability to start and end wars, initiate the rise of rebellions, and alter the face of politics around the world.  Not only does nationalism

Point/Counterpoint: Study Abroad

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When I was first applying to colleges, I was in search for a school that would allow me to study abroad in England. I even looked at one school that had a study abroad program at a virtually unknown university

Point/Counterpoint: Class Registration

Registration is awesome, and it only gets better as you get older. Instead of taking 8 a.m. classes every day, you’re finally able to take class only two days a week starting at 11 a.m. This year, I accidentally slept

Point/Counterpoint: Jesuit Values

Are the Jesuits visible enough on campus?