In the last issue of The Quindecim, we published an article in the opinion section expressing our feelings regarding the flooding in Welsh Hall. We would like to individually express our thoughts and concerns.
Christopher Riley: I would like to take this opportunity to explain my reasons for publishing the article. In the midst of editing articles for The Quindecim, we were informed of the flooding. As residents of the T, we were both immensely frustrated. In a rage, we wrote this opinion piece. The article was purely our opinion of the situation; it was not intended as a news piece. Though we may have come off strong in our opinions of the matter, we were not in anyway out to shun or degrade any member of the Goucher community. I believe in the Goucher community, which is why I have worked over the last three years to support and thrive. I don’t tolerate blatant discrimination or bullying; with that said, I admit that my comment stating the student “lacked common sense” was harsh. If I caused emotional harm or distress, this was not my intention.
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