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Opinion Columns

09/27/21 1:18am
Penn Leads The Vote argues that Penn students must register to and regularly vote in order to shape national politics.
09/26/21 7:00pm
Caroline Magdolen encourages us to give back to the local ecosystem, even in urban spaces like Philadelphia, as seemingly harmless inaction can lead to exponential damage in the long run.Columnist Caroline Magdolen argues that we need to pay more attention to Philadelphia's ailing ecosystem and squash lanterflies!
09/26/21 6:58pm
Columnist Taja Mazaj argues that Penn is ignoring the tools it already has to avoid a campus outbreak of COVID-19.
09/26/21 6:55pm
Columnist Emily Chang discusses simple changes to make the dining halls run more efficiently.
09/26/21 6:49pm
Columnist Asaad Manzar discusses his experiences with social anxiety in college, and how he overcame it.
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.