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Opinion Columns

09/25/21 1:42pm
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi discusses how vaccine and mask mandates are intertwining politics and public health, which will have drastic consequences for the future of crisis response.
09/23/21 6:00pm
Columnist Andy Yoon discusses the long-term implications of our fossil fuel emissions and how the world will change in the next decades, regardless of our actions.
09/20/21 4:49pm
Columnist Jaden Cloobeck discusses his experiences developing friendship at Penn.
09/19/21 5:47pm
Columnist Isabella Glassman discusses Penn's confusing web of COVID-19 policies and restrictions.
09/11/21 9:30am
Columnist and New Yorker Caroline Magdolen reflects on how her Brooklyn neighborhood comes together each year to remember those who died on and as a result of 9/11.
09/11/21 9:25am
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi looks at how political apathy is already shaping our reactions to 9/11 and how it's imperative that we take "never forget" to heart.
09/11/21 9:22am
Columnist Jaden Cloobeck urges students to learn about family and friends' stories of 9/11 in order to preserve this part of living history.
09/09/21 12:46am
Columnist Emily Chang encourages students to be aware of both Penn's safety resources and the history behind how they got there.
09/07/21 9:58pm
Columnist Daniel Gurevitch encourages Penn students to venture off Locust Walk to enrich their college lives.
09/07/21 2:02am
Columnist Surayya Walters discusses how Penn clubs can build a healthier, more inclusive environment focused on community growth.
09/03/21 12:35am
Columnist Matt Liu urges Penn students eager to partake in community service activities to investigate the true motives of Penn's community service organizations.
08/31/21 1:27pm
Columnist Varun Saraswathula discusses how letting go of expectations can help us better take the pandemic in stride.
08/31/21 1:24pm
Columnist Andy Yoon discusses how we can reduce perfectionism as in-person classes return.
08/26/21 12:11am
Columnist Isabella Glassman discusses how to approach NSO with an open mind, even if you already have a group of friends.
08/24/21 9:58pm
Columnist Jaden Cloobeck speaks to how we can improve mental wellness on campus, such as by keeping a gratitude journal.
08/21/21 9:19pm
Columnist Caroline Magdolen writes about the anxiety surrounding climate change, and how we have more power than we think to enact positive change.
08/18/21 8:53pm
Columnist Jaden Cloobeck writes about failure and how we should embrace it, not fear it.
08/04/21 11:46pm
Columnist Matthew Liu writes about the increase in prices for ridesharing apps like Uber and Lyft, and argues that anticompetitive behavior is partly to blame.
08/01/21 10:46pm
Columnist Daniel Gurevitch argues that MLK Drive should remain closed to cars even after pandemic restrictions lift, citing benefits to Philadelphians' mental and physical health.
07/28/21 11:35pm
Columnist Jaden Cloobeck writes about how he learned to be more mindful and slow down, making his college experience better and more intentional.