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Opinion-Columns

11/08/22 10:16am
Columnist Jesse Zhang discusses the privilege of being able to vote from an international perspective.  
11/07/22 4:31am
Columnist Riane Lumer prompts students to show up to the polls this November while debunking the commonly used myths for abstention.
11/05/22 9:14am
Columnist Annie Bingle debates Penn’s unique regulations regarding NIL, as well as the overall lives of their athletes.
11/03/22 12:52pm
Columnist Fiona Miller encourages first years to embrace failure at Penn.  
11/03/22 12:52pm
Columnist Otto Piasecki urges Penn to invest in modernized student learning spaces with natural light. 
11/02/22 2:24am
Columnist Yomi Abdi argues why Penn students should ditch the trend of quiet quitting. 
11/02/22 2:13am
Columnist Vinay Khosla argues that RAs and GRAs would benefit in a multitude of ways from unionizing, especially in the context of a growing student workers’ union movement in higher education.  
10/31/22 1:50pm
Columnist C.H. Henry argues that "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" should come to Penn’s campus next fall for the benefit of its students and performance groups.
10/30/22 10:31am
Columnist Sose Hovannisian argues that Penn students, especially those from safe states, should take advantage of their ability to vote in Pennsylvania. 
10/30/22 10:31am
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi explains why voting with partisan strategy rather than personal and community experience in mind can be harmful to representation. 
10/29/22 9:09am
Columnist Julu Nwaezeapu highlights why funding of partnership schools does not replace the financial support missing from public schools in the Philadelphia School District.
10/29/22 9:08am
Columnist Keshav Ramesh argues that voting in this election is crucial for preventing an insurrectionist whose extremist right-wing beliefs would threaten the core of democracy in Pennsylvania. 
10/25/22 9:00pm
Columnist Benjamin McAvoy-Bickford argues that the U.S. is hiding its multilingual nature through intentional actions that support English dominance. 
10/24/22 9:15pm
Columnist Keyvan Farmanfarmaian argues that protecting free markets and the American Dream must entail a more passionate defense of large companies. 
10/24/22 1:03pm
Columnist Alex Baxter argues that student groups deserve a legitimate voice on campus — not the sidelining the University presents them with.
10/23/22 11:31pm
Columnist Sangitha Aiyer argues that the field of Classics is Western-centric and must be re-examined. 
10/20/22 2:42pm
Columnist Caroline Magdolen contemplates what it means to be happy and fulfilled as a college student
10/19/22 11:29pm
Columnist Vinay Khosla argues that parasocial relationships insulate public figures, such as celebrities and politicians from necessary criticism and that we must deconstruct this phenomenon. 
10/19/22 1:44am
Columnist Annie Bingle reflects on her first month at Penn, and her lessons learned along the way.
10/16/22 7:00pm
Columnist Allison Santa-Cruz argues that the recent merger between CAPS and Student Health services not only exemplifies the barriers of accessing Penn’s mental health services but also demonstrates that Penn's financial investments are prioritized elsewhere.