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Letter to the editor: Nov. 8 Editorial

November 15, 2017

Dear Editors, In response to your editorial of November 8, 2017: no college wants to receive a complaint filed with the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) or any other governmental oversight agency.  We would prefer that a student con...

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Letter to the Editor

October 25, 2017

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February 14, 2017

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

October 19, 2016

Letter to the Editor

December 2, 2015

Ring leader, conspirator, activist, strategist, visionary. Words matter. They not only convey our thinking, but they frame our thinking. Last week students of color took up one of those roles, depending on where you sit in th...

Letter to the Editor

December 2, 2015

Dear Editors, Microaggressions are a public health problem. The term “microaggression” suggests that they are small things, things that can be shrugged aside. In a 2010 book, Derald Wing Sue defined them as “brief and commonplace...

To be or not to be anonymous

December 2, 2015

By Jessie Kuenzel Staff Writer A longstanding staple found in almost all newspapers across the country, letters to the editors provide an important forum for public comment or debate. Ranging anywhere from responses to recent...

Letter to the Editor

November 18, 2015

To the Editor, In the op-ed “Simmons website needs a makeover” (Nov. 4, 2015), it is clear Kate Joseph has a strong opinion about the new Simmons website. I’d like to provide some important performance data so readers will...

Letter to the Editor

February 4, 2015

To the Editor, I’m writing today to express my frustration and concern about Simmons’ decision to have a full day of school today. Undoubtedly, the last couple of snow days have really messed up the schedule of many classe...

Until you live the life we live

December 3, 2014

To The Editor, This academic year has been very different for me. As a senior I have been very vocal about my thoughts and emotions regarding race, Simmons on race, and the ignorant and disrespectful comments that I have heard and ...

A response from the Comm. Department

December 3, 2014

Dear Simmons Voice, I am writing on behalf of the Communications Department in order to clear up some inaccuracies found in a letter to the Voice, posted in Issue 9, 2014-15. The anonymous student complained that a required cour...

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