Topic: Columns

Johnson ’20: Don’t overlook the humanities

Columns, Opinions

Johnson ’20: Don’t overlook the humanities

December 4, 2018 0 comments

In 2016, Ugur Cetintemel, a professor of computer science and the department’s chair, described in a Herald article that one in five current undergraduates will have taken a computer science course before graduation. 

Nugent ’21: Manchester City will claim the Premier League crown

Sports

Nugent ’21: Manchester City will claim the Premier League crown

November 25, 2018 0 comments

And then there were two. Chelsea’s 3-1 loss to Tottenham Saturday leaves only Manchester City and Liverpool unbeaten in the Premier League this season. The defeat also puts what seems to be the final nail in the coffin of Chelsea’s title campaign, early in the season though it may be.

Steinman ’19: The Blue Wave needs an agenda

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Steinman ’19: The Blue Wave needs an agenda

November 12, 2018 0 comments

With the Democrats’ long-expected reclamation of the House of Representatives last week, President Trump and his allies certainly anticipate the beginning of a fierce Democratic backlash.

Aman ’20: It’s time to rethink the wage gap

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Aman ’20: It’s time to rethink the wage gap

November 5, 2018 0 comments

If I had 80 cents for every time I saw an infographic with a drawing of a partial dollar bill proclaiming, “Women earn 80 cents for every dollar a man makes!” I would be decently rich.

Simshauser ’20: Can progressive values flip Texas?

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Simshauser ’20: Can progressive values flip Texas?

October 8, 2018 0 comments

With the 2018 midterm elections less than a month away, much of the optimism for Democrats has been focused on the House of Representatives.

Johnson ’20: Charting your way out of the slump

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Johnson ’20: Charting your way out of the slump

September 17, 2018 0 comments

According to a 2012 survey conducted by the consulting firm Ruffalo Noel Levitz, a quarter of college sophomores reported that they are not energized by their classes or do not feel at home on their campus.

Columns, Opinions

Cardoso ’19: Ending legacy admissions will help focus on access

April 6, 2018 0 comments

In his March 5 op-ed, Dean of Admission Logan Powell argues that a fixation on legacy admission is a distraction from the University’s efforts to increase access for underrepresented groups on campus.

Klein ’20: Oklahoma City struggles: growing pains or cause for concern?

Sports

Klein ’20: Oklahoma City struggles: growing pains or cause for concern?

November 30, 2017 0 comments

The Oklahoma City Thunder was widely expected to be a Western Conference contender this season, buoyed by additions Paul George and Carmelo Anthony.

Friedman ’19: Leave the drop deadline where it is

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Friedman ’19: Leave the drop deadline where it is

November 8, 2017 0 comments

On Oct. 16, the College Curriculum Council held a forum to discuss the possibility of moving the drop deadline forward for undergraduate students.

Campanelli ’18: The change our campus needs

Columns

Campanelli ’18: The change our campus needs

October 12, 2017 0 comments

The issue of free speech on college campuses has once again taken center stage.