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Wednesday, May 29, 2024
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Navigating singleness in Notre Dame

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In this heartfelt reflection, Lara shares her experience of navigating singleness amidst a campus culture saturated with romantic relationships. Following a disillusioning encounter with unrequited love, Lara embarks on a journey of self-discovery guided by her professor's wisdom.



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Shifting the social media blame

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Are social media end users truly to blame for the polarized political climate online? In his op-ed, Cade Czarnecki reframes the manner in which responsibility for modern digital partisanship is attributed. To do so, he delves into the nature of the social media platforms being used as well as the way in which news outlets are incentivized to share stories via social platforms.







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Sick season

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Viewpoint columnist Moira Quinn was hit with the flu outbreak that's making its way around campus. Here's what she has to say.



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Adding insult to injury: The psychological trials of a dislocated shoulder

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Columnist Matt Baird recounts his experience of dislocating their shoulder during an interhall basketball game, reflecting on the inconvenience and attention received due to the injury. Through personal reflection, Baird considers the broader implications of life-altering injuries and illnesses, highlighting the importance of empathy and thoughtful interaction with individuals facing such challenges.