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A Look at Our 2020 Autumn

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Sydney Tappan, Assistant Editor-in-Chief / Campus Life Editor There is no denying that this fall looks different than those prior. Nonetheless, there are still safe ways to celebrate the upcoming fall seasons. Here’s a few ideas to get you in the spirit: &n... More »

Life as a Remote Student

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Grace Corbett, Staff Writer Assumption University in the fall is beautiful. The turning foliage, the painted skies, and the fallen leaves that line the campus provide us with our wonderful corner of the world. The air gets crisp and the geese begin to flee, y... More »

The Pandemic’s Pressures on Mental Health

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Maureen Lynch, Staff Writer When the COVID-19 pandemic struck the United States back in January, no one knew what to expect. Since then, this pandemic has wreaked chaos in most Americans’ lives. This upheaval puts strain on the psyche, which has more people... More »

Paused

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Sydney Tappan, Assistant Editor-in-Chief / Campus Life Editor More often than not the last six months we have only been filled with negatives as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. While there is plenty to be saddened about, the fact of the matter is nothing l... More »

To My Seniors

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Sydney Tappan, Assistant Editor-in-Chief / Campus Life Editor Every year for the last three years to date, we have spent our Sunday’s in August moving on to Assumption’s campus. This time around, our fourth time, does not quite meet the expectations we al... More »

Dear First-Year Me,

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Maggie Buckley, Copy Editor Dear First-Year Me, I know you’re nervous.  I know you’re scared.  I know you don’t seem as excited as everyone else.  I know you think everyone already knows everyone else and that no one will have time for you. It’... More »

Change is Progressive

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Sydney Tappan, Assistant Editor-in-Chief / Campus Life Editor First-day-of-school jitters are nothing in comparison to first-day-of-college jitters. Never mind that, it’s the entire month before the first day that is full of not only jitters but never endi... More »

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Thank You

Published 6m ago -

Skyler Hesch, Campus Life Editor I’ve been staring at this blank page for several days now. Filling these two pages with 12 point Times New Roman font means saying goodbye, and saying goodbye has never been one of my strong suits. I prefer to say hello, but... More »

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Who is AC Squirrels?

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Kenneth Allard, Staff Writer One day while I was scrolling through good old Instagram, I came across this Instagram account called “ac_squirrels.” My first thought was “Awww that’s extremely cute that someone made an instagram page for our squirrels,... More »

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Friendship

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Skyler Hesch, Campus Life Editor I always refer to my sister Ryleigh as the best friend God knew I needed. I obviously cannot remember my exact reaction when she was born 18 months after me, but I knew I loved her very much and could not wait for her to grow ... More »

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How Campus Involvement Has Impacted Me

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David Pepin, Editor-In-Chief I’m not really what you would call a stereotypical leader type of person. I’m quiet and introverted, I don’t really like speaking in front of people, and I tend to just go with the flow rather than have any sort of plan. I w... More »

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Best Place to Cry On Campus

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Alicia Burrows, Assistant Editor-In-Chief Maybe you got a really bad grade on a test. Maybe you are beyond stressed about a project you have coming up. Or maybe Chucks is out of Ben & Jerry’s and now your night is completely ruined. Whatever the reason, ... More »