American rock band Paramore recently released their new album, “This is Why.” This is why, according to music columnist Rowan Gray CM ‘26, the album is so good.
Author: Rowan Gray
OPINION: Professor Koonin’s climate talk was misleading nonsense — here’s why
When theoretical physicist Steven Koonin spoke at CMC last week, Rowan Gray CM ‘26 and Gabriel Konar-Steenberg PO ‘23 weren’t impressed — they were appalled.
‘Sworn to secrecy’: Professor Angela Davis’ Teaching at the 5Cs
Some faculty, students and staff might recall Angela Davis’ recent visit in 2021 for a talk at Pomona College or her 2016 visit to Scripps College as a guest speaker, but few remember her as a lecturer at the 5Cs.
Review Zone: Donny Hathaway’s ‘Extension of a Man’
Donny Hathaway is an often underlooked artist despite his exceptional talent and undeniable influence, argues music columnist Rowan Gray CM ’26.
OPINION: The 5Cs need to teach emotional intelligence
“The 5Cs bill themselves as places where leaders come to learn foundational tools … it’s time we actually teach them,” argues Rowan Gray CM ‘26.
Review Zone: Lil Yachty’s risk pays off with new album ‘Let’s Start Here.’
Lil Yachty is moving to the big leagues. With a new, inter-genre album, the music artist is redefining his reputation, argues music columnist Rowan Gray CM ’26.
OPINION: CMC, it’s time to renounce the Claremont Institute
What is the Claremont Institute? And what do they have to do with you? Rowan Gray CM ‘26 has the answers.
OPINION: TSL won’t let me use the Oxford comma — and that’s a problem
Nearly all American newspapers – from The New York Times to our very own The Student Life – prohibit the use of the Oxford comma. Rowan Gray CM ‘26 is lobbying to change that.