Informative Release

Headshot of John Milton from the Providence website.

Headshot of John Milton from the Providence website.

Headshot of Dr. Russ Reeves from the Providence website.

Headshot of Dr. Russ Reeves from the Providence website.

Co-written by Angela Groom and Amy MacArthur

Due to a budget shortfall during the 2015-2016 school year, the board of trustees laid off staff and faculty on Thursday, August 4. Of the six that were laid off, the termination of two full-time faculty, Dr. Russ Reeves and professor John Milton, have been the most sobering for the current student body and alumni.

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Limited Analysis

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Google image depicting long, tedious documents that most people don’t read.

by Angela Groom

Last week there were quite a few posts regarding California’s senate bill (SB 1146) on my Facebook feed. The bill, authored by California State Senator Ricardo Lara and co-authored by California State Senator Mark Leno, seeks to close loopholes for discrimination at post-secondary educational institutions on the basis of sex or sexual preference.

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Living Water

by Amy MacArthur

Jesus said, “When you have done unto the least of these, you have done unto me.” (Matthew 25:40) In Uganda, there are millions of people without water, dying of dehydration and waterborne illnesses. Here there is never a question of whether or not water will come out of the sink when prompted, even given the recent drought in California. In the last two weeks I have seen how dire the need is half a world away.

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Redefining Relationships

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Google image depicting conflict.

 

by Nicole Veldink

Genesis 2:18 reads, “And the LORD God said, ‘It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper comparable to him.’” God created man alone but saw it unfit for him to stay that way, which is why it is in our nature to connect with other people and search for deeper relationships.

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Addressing the Dress

Google image depicting a woman wearing a yellow dress with a cobalt blue cardigan.

Google image depicting a woman wearing a yellow dress with a cobalt blue cardigan.

By Nicole Veldink

In the last twenty years, the hyper-sexualization of men and women has grown to almost unbearable heights. Although men are hyper-sexualized as well as women, women usually take the spotlight in this department. Everywhere we look, there is evidence of this: TV shows, movies, commercials, billboards, books, etc.

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