Letters To The Editor

04/01/11 9:44am

Your Voice | SPEC already gives students discretion

SPEC president Adam Thompson wrote a letter to the editor responding to Cornelius Range's call to give students greater discretion in choosing Spring Fling artists.
03/31/11 9:04am

Your Voice | The debate on hate

Readers respond to letters to the editor published on Wednesday that condemned a controversial advertisement about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
03/30/11 9:20am

Your Voice | Advertising hate

Readers respond to a full-page advertisement from the David Horowitz Freedom Center about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, printed in Monday’s edition of the DP.
03/25/11 8:59am

Your Voice | Questioning Uribe

Members of the Penn community sent us letters to the editor criticizing former President of Colombia Alvaro Uribe in anticipation of his speech at the University on Friday.
03/24/11 10:46am

Your Voice | Straw purchase laws

Readers respond to an article on a discussion about gun-purchasing loopholes, clarifying the point that straw purchases of guns are illegal.
03/24/11 10:13am

Your Voice | Transgender discrimination

We received several letters to the editor responding to Penn parent Suzette Collins' guest column defense of military discrimination against transgender people.
03/17/11 7:44am

Your Voice | Barnes’s vision

Readers respond to columnist Charles Gray's column criticizing the relocation of the Barnes Foundation from Lower Merion Township to Philadelphia.
03/14/11 8:47am

Your Voice | In suppport of free birth control

Two undergraduate students in the School of Nursing wrote to us explaining the need to support a measure by which women will be able to receive free birth control.
03/14/11 8:38am

Your Voice | Redevelopment, not relocation

Penn's Executive Vice President Craig Carnaroli wrote a letter to the editor explaining that Penn is not participating in the relocation of the McDonald's on 40th and Walnut streets.
03/01/11 12:31pm

Your Voice | An example of Ivy League indulgence

Michael Convente, a graduate student in the School of Medicine, wrote a letter criticizing Penn's efforts to relocate the McDonald's on 40th and Walnut streets.
02/28/11 10:39am

Your Voice | Opportunities for film enthusiasts

Sue Smith, a spokeswoman for the Office of College Houses & Academic Services, wrote a letter detailing ways students can get involved in Penn's film community.
02/24/11 11:29am
We received several letters to the editor in response to the events surrounding Newt Gingrich's speech at Irvine Auditorium on Tuesday night.
02/21/11 10:44am

Your Voice | Challenging a campus smoking ban

Michael McFadden — a past Wharton graduate student and the author of 'Dissecting Antismokers’ Brains' — wrote a letter to the editor outlining three points about smoking bans.
02/21/11 10:19am

Your Voice | The new dining hall is unnecessary

College junior Rachel Cohen wrote a letter to the editor about the superfluousness of a dining hall in the Quad.
01/28/11 11:33am

Your Voice | An unnecessary financial burden

College junior Matthew Correia wrote that increasing the general fee to cover club funding would cause more financial strain for families paying Penn’s tuition.
01/28/11 11:25am

Your Voice | An important educational program

A grassroots movement would be ideal, and we hope that these LGBT workshops will serve as an impetus for individuals and fraternities as a whole to take initiative.
01/28/11 11:15am

Your Voice | A clarification on LGBT workshops

IFC President Harris Heyer wants to shed light on the LGBT workshops referenced in an editorial earlier this week. These workshops are not mandatory.
01/27/11 11:04am

Your Voice | A voice of extremism

Wharton freshman Lisa Felber writes that students should bring controversial author Norman Finkelstein to campus, but they should acknowledge his extremism.
01/27/11 10:58am

Your Voice | A promoter of peace

Penn graduate, doctorate and staff member Seth Kulick believes there is no basis for referring to Norman Finkelstein as 'anti-Israel' in a headline.