Opinions

Rotenberg ’17: The State of the Union matters, rhetorically speaking

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Rotenberg ’17: The State of the Union matters, rhetorically speaking

January 27, 2015 0 comments

Here is why the State of the Union matters: The president’s language provides a lens through which to gauge the magnitude of polarization in the capital.

Editorials

Editorial: GELT grants offer travel, equality

January 27, 2015 0 comments

The GELT grants represent a long overdue initiative that hopefully signals new attention to including international experience in the curriculum.

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Secondo ’16: Taking steps forward

January 27, 2015 1 comment

When in the course of human events does it become necessary for one people to dissolve the bands that connect them to a corrupt culture? The Founding Fathers listed many grievances in the Declaration of Independence that they believed warranted separating the colonies from Great Britain. How many more incidents […]

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Asker ’17: How sororities can fight derelict frats and rape

January 27, 2015 1 comment

Perhaps most importantly, women would be able to create rules that regulate the scene, and they could fine-tune the balance between fun and safety.

Editorials

Editorial: Police reform can start with DPS

January 26, 2015 1 comment

Giving officers body cameras, increasing interactions with students, and making procedures more transparent would go a long way in building relationships.

Columns

Feldman ’15: Cutting the cost of college

January 26, 2015 0 comments

Though it might make sense financially to attend a community college, students are often repelled by the stigma of a lower quality education.

Editorials

Editorial: A community for mental health

January 26, 2015 2 comments

Despite the excitement of coming back to campus, January is often laden with anxiety and trepidation: Will I become overwhelmed like last semester?

Columns

Khleif ’15: Palestine, the ICC and why I’m ready

January 25, 2015 34 comments

Regardless of political stance, one should view Palestine’s inclusion in the ICC as an improvement on the status quo.

Columns

Al-Salem ’17: Depressed, not homesick

January 25, 2015 3 comments

We often overlook mental disorder because it is an intangible illness. When someone is physically ill, the sympathy comes pouring in.

Columns

Isman ’15: Education should be a given

January 23, 2015 3 comments

The opportunity to attend university should be the same for everybody regardless not only of race but also economic opportunity and time availability.