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Opinion Columns

04/21/23 10:18am
Columnist Victor Dubeux argues in favor of an ESG-focused Wharton requirement as a way to change Wharton students’ legacy and boost the Wharton brand. 
04/20/23 10:06pm
Columnists Vinay Khosla and Lexi Boccuzzi introduce the potential candidates running for president in 2024, and debate who has the best chance at attaining the office.
04/19/23 10:52pm
Columnist Spencer Gibbs reflects on carbon emissions, climate action, and what living sustainably means as a Penn student.
04/19/23 9:09pm
Columnist Taja Mazaj argues that fraud is at the center of the modern corporatized university, and Penn's 4% increase in tuition is indicative of this.
04/18/23 8:46pm
Columnist Alex Baxter explores the intersection between individuality and style at Penn and in Europe. 
04/16/23 8:29pm
Columnist C.H. Henry lays out how to best publicize club events and shows on Locust Walk.
04/13/23 12:24pm
Columnist Allison Santa-Cruz contends that because of the lack of separation between work and personal life, we have little freedom to pursue leisure for the sake of leisure, a necessary component of a happy life. 
04/11/23 11:46pm
Columnist Benjamin McAvoy-Bickford argues for creating an environment at Penn where being on social media platforms is truly optional. 
04/11/23 8:48am
Columnist Julu Nwaezeapu encourages students to educate themselves on the carceral system in Philadelphia and to support prison reform groups. 
04/06/23 10:38pm
Columnist Riane Lumer responds to the study that Liz Magill reposted about university happiness rankings.
04/06/23 7:51pm
Columnist Sangitha Aiyer argues that Penn must begin financially investing in its international students. 
04/05/23 11:02pm
Columnist Aksa Choudhry critiques Penn’s refusal to pay PILOT’s and highlights the need for financial contributions to Philadelphia’s schools. 
04/05/23 8:05pm
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi concludes that Penn’s removal of the dean’s list is indicative of a larger problem in our culture of devaluing merit and not recognizing achievement. 
03/31/23 12:37am
Columnist Anni Paradise argues that the American GPA system hinders students’ ability to develop genuine passion for their work and hobbies during college, through this intense and not necessarily useful way of measuring academic progress.  
03/30/23 1:49am
Columnist Fiona Miller reminds students, new and old, of the importance of gratitude in aligning Penn expectations with reality. 
03/29/23 10:54pm
Columnist Liala Sofi argues for Penn to conduct worker satisfaction surveys that guarantee anonymity to effectively tackle issues surrounding its relationship with dissatisfied workers 
03/29/23 12:11am
Columnist Keshav Ramesh asserts that Penn students should pay attention to this year’s Philadelphia mayoral race prior to the primary in May. 
03/27/23 11:13pm
Columnist Riane Lumer critiques the prioritization of research over teaching among Penn’s faculty. 
03/21/23 1:44pm
Columnist C.H. Henry critiques the current flurry of construction which prioritizes erecting new buildings over enhancing the old ones.
03/20/23 12:45pm
Columnist Benjamin McAvoy-Bickford argues that Penn should expand its minors and language certificates to cover more languages.