Opinion Columns

5 hours ago
Especially at Penn, we’re trying our hardest to cram as much as we possibly can in the four years we’re here, or at least we’re trying to make something of ourselves.
5 hours ago
You should not and do not need to believe that Penn is perfect. You should not love it unconditionally. You only need to love it enough to believe that it is worth saving.
12/05/17 8:37pm
Penn, it might be time to stop saying you love helping minorities, when you actually subdue them once they start to threaten your white domination.
12/03/17 11:07pm
The city can widen our horizons, teach us lessons and help us develop a healthier view on life, society and our goals.
12/06/17 10:30pm
You cannot always repress and ignore grievances you have with certain people. Nor can you avoid becoming close to those same people in the first place.
12/05/17 5:23pm
Our objective should be to reach a space where we can acknowledge the pertinent issues on campus while also leading healthy, full lives. 
12/05/17 5:23pm
If passed, these changes would undermine higher education and would have a negative multi-generational impact on the United States.
12/03/17 11:11pm
Other universities have reformed their grading systems. It’s time for Penn to do the same.
12/02/17 2:00pm
More books aren’t better, and reading isn’t necessarily better than not reading — so let’s stop acting like that’s the case.
11/29/17 8:23pm
Though our food is an integral part of our college experience, the costs of eating should not tie us down and hinder us more than our tuition, housing, and work already do.
11/28/17 7:10pm
We need to save our middle-aged selves from paying for the mistakes of today.
11/28/17 1:00am
We should not automatically assume that just because an owner doesn’t have any physical impairments, a service dog has no use.
11/27/17 7:55pm
Whether one is applying early to Penn or any other college, it is important to recognize and try to avoid the false idealization of particular universities.
11/26/17 10:14pm
Our inherent gratitude for our lives and the people in them should extend beyond a day and should carry into our day-to-day, even if we have to consciously remind ourselves to do so.
11/21/17 9:46pm
Being a freshman at Penn is tough. But being a queer freshman at Penn has made my adjustment to college way more difficult than it should be. 
11/21/17 9:42pm
After the recent revelations of the Paradise Papers, it is obvious that Penn hasn’t been entirely practicing what it preaches.
11/19/17 11:21pm
We should ensure that when we hold ourselves accountable it doesn’t come at the cost of neglecting to have Penn do the same.
11/19/17 11:10pm
There is great education and adventure in taking classes in a subject that is not only foreign to us, but also challenges our fundamental assumptions and beliefs. 
11/19/17 11:08pm
An education not only teaches but molds, and we ought to remember the forces that shape us into ourselves.
11/19/17 6:50pm
Do we need a major overhaul of the UC or does the UC just have a brand problem?