Articles by James Lee

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?
11/05/17 10:48pm
In general, how can student activist groups lobby Penn's administration effectively in order to promote change? 
11/05/17 10:44pm
As diverse as Penn is, I feel safe in saying that the drive to succeed is one of the few qualities that unite us as a community. 
10/22/17 11:18pm
Inclusion in discussion and class participation is obviously a noble goal, but the notion that race and gender are appropriate criteria to decide who gets a voice is at best a misguided one.
10/22/17 11:16pm
Is Penn filling up too much of its classes through early decision? Should there be any changes to Penn's admissions policies with regards to early decision?
10/04/17 12:38am
When is the last time that we’ve heard from a politician or a public figure challenging the legitimacy of the Second Amendment itself?
09/25/17 12:08am
Do you believe that the task force efforts to combat sexual violence and substance abuse are currently misguided with regards to events monitoring?
09/10/17 10:08pm
I suspect that I will not be the only one who feels that 16 years of schooling has led us to no certain answers.
08/27/17 8:09pm
As I near the end of my Penn education, I can’t help but begin to reflect on my time here and the effects it has had on me as a person and a student.
04/23/17 10:10pm
I’ve only been a columnist for a year and am not graduating, but nonetheless feel that some reflection is in order.
04/09/17 10:10pm
Like thousands of other students, I was added to the ‘Official Unofficial Penn Squirrel Catching Club” group on Facebook recently, and my news feed has since been flooded with memes about all things Penn.
04/09/17 8:55pm
GROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
03/26/17 8:46pm
Who is Michael Zinman? The name might sound somewhat familiar to about half of the Penn population.
03/12/17 9:46pm
I went through a phase growing up when I was really into the saying “Don’t hate the player, hate the game.” I’m not sure where I first picked it up, but it had just the right amounts of flippant attitude and pseudo-profundity that young James was really into.
02/26/17 10:00pm
Much has been said and written about Penn’s pre-professional culture, but to me it seems like an inevitable and natural product of Ben Franklin’s emphasis on a practical education.
02/26/17 6:09pm
GROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
02/14/17 8:37pm
GROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
02/12/17 10:50pm
To fellow PPE majors - have you noticed just how difficult it is to explain the major to non-Penn people?
01/30/17 3:15pm
GROUP THINK is The DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
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Blog Posts by James Lee

11/01/06 9:55am

Quote of the year

This isn't the NFL -- I can't go to free agency and pick [a kicker] off the waiver wire. So we'll have to keep working with the people we have, and hopefully they'll get better.That was Al Bagnoli after the Quakers lost a second straight game on a missed field goal in overtime.So what does Bagnoli do later in the week?
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