Madeline McInnis

Madeline McInnis

Madeline is a third year film studies and history major and the creative director at The Cord. Madeline was previously the editor of the opinion section and still enjoys writing on top of her design duties. If you wanted to find her on campus, she's the one wearing a history pun, Gryffindor sweater or a Renaissance art print. She also probably forgot about her tea.

Articles by Madeline McInnis

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Investing in back to school essentials

There’s no doubt that back-to-school sales are tempting to the best of us frugal shoppers, and it’s pretty hard to separate the junk from the jewels. What’s worth the splurge? What are the things that a university student should not live without? Protective Laptop Case From the group chat for planning Phil’s nights, to handing in assignments on MyLearningSpace, your […]

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The issue with Taylor Swift’s “squad”

By now, I’m sure everyone who has any access to social media has heard about Taylor Swift’s “squad” of friends. They’re a clique of female celebrities who show up at her concerts, hold massive parties and support each other through drama. The problem is, they are not a squad, nor are they “goals”. It’s the worst thing to happen to […]

by Madeline McInnis· · 1 comment · Opinion ·
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Defense against the dark arts

I am not excited for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. There, I said it. I don’t know if I will see it, and if I do, it’ll probably be in a few years when it goes off Broadway or goes on tour. To me, it’s nothing more than a money grab. We learned about supply and demand in grade […]

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Political ad campaigns are insignificant

This is the time to form your own political opinions, cast a ballot, and make a change.

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