Opinion Columns

10/09/17 12:38am
Instead of always spending time agonizing over how to boost the number of people attending our club’s next event, we should perhaps take some time to go to a friend’s concert or activity.
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?
10/04/17 12:20am
I implore students to get to know their resident advisors or graduate associates on their dorm floors better. They are the hidden gems of support beneath the craziness of being a freshman at college.
10/03/17 1:20am
If college administrators want their students to pursue careers in STEM, they should encourage, rather than dissuade their students through accessible courses for underclassmen that actively engage them.
10/02/17 12:23am
Where are the rallying cries for the dying Asian-American Studies Department? More importantly, what is the Penn administration doing to save it? 
10/02/17 12:22am
Few topics in national politics are as long, complicated and dull as the United States Federal Tax Code. Equally few topics, however, are as important to the lives of all Americans.
10/02/17 12:20am
To say that this proposed tax plan does not benefit the wealthiest Americans is one of the grandest lies of the Trump administration this week.
10/02/17 12:19am
Gratefulness is a bit like a muscle — you have to use it or you lose it.  It’s something you get better at with practice.
10/02/17 12:17am
Should Penn change course requirements so that students in Wharton, Nursing and Engineering can take more classes in their home schools or is the system fine as it currently is?
09/28/17 12:04am
Like most people, I always believed happiness was a fleeting emotion. And, like most people, I believed that though we cannot create happiness, we can still somehow tame the slippery creature. 
09/27/17 12:58am
Within our college experiences, we often limit ourselves to what we are already a part of and the social circles we are comfortable with.
09/26/17 6:59pm
It’s crucial to know what causes Penn Face at its root. Are the forces simply too strong to be overcome?
09/26/17 6:16pm
This election does matter as it represents the continuation of Germany being the clear leader among liberal Western democracies, in a time when many countries are shifting significantly towards nationalism and authoritarianism.
09/25/17 9:49pm
Penn must do a better job of educating freshmen on the less overt aspects of rape culture that infiltrate the social scene.
09/25/17 12:14am
I refuse to dress my words up anymore, or play mind games with words. I want my words to be true.
09/25/17 12:09am
By shifting its focus from sexual assault to alcohol abuse and hazing, the administration has unfortunately redirected our attention away from the issue that matters most.
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?
09/21/17 12:09am
The petition at issue is poorly-argued and out of touch, but the idea that we are entitled to this kind of social life didn’t start with those who wrote and supported its message.
09/20/17 2:19am
Hooking up is perpetuated throughout campus as a part of Penn life, and as a Penn student, you are physically stuck here. 
09/19/17 1:15am
If we continue to major shame on a larger scale, we’ll most likely study subjects we don’t care for and will perform poorly in our studies. If we don’t enjoy what we’re doing, it will be much harder for us to succeed in the long run.