The Wood Word

Patrick Kernan
Patrick Kernan is the Opinion editor at the Wood Word, and is a junior at Marywood University, where he is a double major, studying both Broadcast Journalism and English. Patrick hopes to someday write either music reviews or political commentary for a large news organization, but is currently accepting any means of payment for his work.

Patrick Kernan, Opinion Editor

Mar 02, 2016
NEWS BRIEF UPDATE: Council of Chairs reviews next steps after non-renewals (Story)
Feb 24, 2016
Pat’s Picks: Messy album releases an unfortunate part of today’s music industry (Story)
Feb 23, 2016
Minor Thirds Podcast: Season 2.1 Young Thug, Elton John, Foxes (Story)
Feb 14, 2016
SGA discusses housing changes, constitutional amendments (Story)
Feb 08, 2016
Pat’s Picks: Hate has no place in metal (Story)
Feb 01, 2016
NEWS BRIEF: Faculty Senate and board members discuss future, administration (Story)
Jan 20, 2016
BREAKING NEWS: Dr. Alan Levine to leave post as Vice President of Academic Affairs (Story)
Jan 12, 2016
Board chair praises Sr. Anne’s tenure, says presidential search to begin shortly (Story)
Jan 06, 2016
Sr. Anne Munley to end nine year tenure as Marywood’s President (Story)
Jan 04, 2016
BREAKING NEWS: Sr Anne Munley announces upcoming retirement (Story)
Dec 01, 2015
Admins say readiness survey showed campus is “moderately prepared” for SRA process (Story)
Nov 20, 2015
Representative Matt Cartwright hears presentations from class (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
Editor’s Note: No more print, but we’re still here (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
Readiness survey design called into question (Story)
Nov 15, 2015
Pat’s Picks: McGraw’s “Damn Country Music” enjoyable, not life-changing (Story)
Nov 12, 2015
Episode 4 – Beach Slang, The Neighbourhood, Petal (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
Episode 3 – Coheed & Cambria, Wavves, Deafheaven (Story)
Oct 18, 2015
A closer look: Goldstein’s Strategic Resource Allocation process (Story)
Oct 18, 2015
The Game almost impresses with “Documentary” follow-up (Story)
Oct 03, 2015
Episode 2 – The World Is…, CHVRCHES, Fetty Wap (Story)
Sep 24, 2015
Students return to dorms, threat still under investigation (Story)
Sep 21, 2015
Board of trustees committee meets with faculty (Story)
Sep 21, 2015
Episode 1 – Travis Scott, The Wonder Years, FIDLAR (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
PA-AAUP president speaks to Marywood chapter (Story)
Sep 20, 2015
Meetings inform campus of restructuring process (Story)
Sep 11, 2015
NEWS BRIEF: Fulbright Student Deadline Sept. 20 (Story)
Sep 08, 2015
Student group begins petition requesting open meetings with university President (Story)
Sep 02, 2015
101st Opening Liturgy starts the year on a historical note (Story)
Sep 01, 2015
PA-AAUP president speaks to Marywood chapter (Story)
Apr 19, 2015
Pat’s Picks: Matt and Kim’s “New Glow” a new low for the group (Story)
Apr 19, 2015
Marywood better off without large-scale Greek life (Story)
Apr 19, 2015
Women on the $20 bill: It’s time for a change (Story)
Apr 19, 2015
He said, she said: Rolling Stone article fails in more ways than one (Story)
Mar 29, 2015
First Battle of the Bands a big success (Story)
Mar 29, 2015
College Dance Night offers an alternative night out (Story)
Mar 28, 2015
College Dance Night offers an alternative night out (Story)
Mar 22, 2015
Pipeline veto is not a clear victory (Story)
Mar 22, 2015
Pat’s Picks: Kendrick Lamar changes his sound; scores another classic (Story)
Mar 22, 2015
He said, she said: Should Colosseum vandals be punished? (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
King Abdullah provides an example of how to deal with extremism (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
Wearable tech: The way of the future, or future shock? (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
He said, she said: Free education? (Story)
Feb 22, 2015
Pat’s Picks: Drake offers surprises on multiple levels (Story)
Dec 09, 2014
Winter weather poses a hassle for finals week (Story)
Nov 26, 2014
Crowley Park’s gates to remain open in the day; won’t open for locked-in cars at night (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
NEPA achieving national fame for all the wrong reasons (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
He said, she said: Are drone strikes worth the risk? (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Marywood should better represent other religious holidays (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Activities on campus of 100 years ago similar to those of today (Story)
Nov 16, 2014
Ebola and You: And why the two are likely never to meet (Story)
Nov 10, 2014
Three singles this week represent a wide variety of tastes (Story)
Nov 03, 2014
The Flaming Lips and “Fwends” mess with the Beatles’ perfection (Story)
Oct 26, 2014
Panda Bear gives a delicious taste of what’s to come with “Mr. Noah.” (Story)
Oct 24, 2014
Net neutrality, and why it matters (Story)
Oct 24, 2014
Time capsule to preserve the memories of Marywood for next hundred years (Story)
Oct 24, 2014
A brief history of Marywood (Story)
Oct 21, 2014
He said, she said: Does Homeschooling have benefits? (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Striking-down of Commuter Tax both good and bad (Story)
Oct 19, 2014
Gerard Way releases best work with first solo album “Hesitant Alien” (Story)
Oct 18, 2014
Sir Sly writes the perfect album … for a commercial (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
Vance Joy delivers fall soundtrack with “Dream Your Life Away” (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
He said, she said: Should slang terms be added to dictionaries? (Story)
Sep 21, 2014
“Big” discoveries in Paleontology bring out inner 8-year-old (Story)
Apr 13, 2014
C.A.S.U.A.L. Day benefits colon cancer awareness (Story)
Apr 13, 2014
3D printing: The next step in technology (Story)
Mar 27, 2014
Flea market raises money for service trips (Story)