Columnist Sose Hovannisian describes the process of petitioning for a new language course with a persuadable and willing Penn.
Columnist Jack Lakis explores the implications of how a small number of high schools dominate American educational opportunities.
Columnist Zara Tena explores the need for elderly leaders to step down, and allow a new generation of politicians to step in.
Columnist Akiva Berkowitz addresses the recent terrorist attacks by Hamas on Israel, explains why we all should rally behind Israel, and considers how students can try to make a difference.
Columnist Izzy Feinfeld calls on clubs at Penn to have a more open application process and prioritize building community.
Columnist Sangitha Aiyer calls for Penn to assist in combating the chronic underfunding of Philadelphia’s public school libraries.
Columnist Gladys Smith discusses whether Penn is truly giving back to the greater Philadelphia area through its current distribution of attention amongst local high schools.
Columnist Akiva Berkowitz calls for a "Penn 101" introductory course to foster class-wide unity.
Columnist Clever Earth proposes the implementation of mandatory mental health sessions to address the detrimental impact of Penn’s pre-med culture on student wellbeing.
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi advocates for lowering the stakes of dating in order to create stronger, more meaningful connections.
Columnist Franklin Li shares his experience of and reflection on living in Gregory College House.
Columnist Hanadi Abdulkadir explores how sites like Sidechat can impact the broader Philadelphia community.
Columnist Jessey Shin writes about the hidden perks of living in an “unpopular” College House.
Columnist Andrew Stratton discusses how Penn should have a greater range of room rates when it comes to on-campus housing.
Columnist Noor Chafouk explores the socio-political dynamics of natural catastrophe, and how Morocco’s decision to assert its autonomy challenged the normative narrative that seeps into humanitarian crisis response.
Columnist Sose Hovannisian demands that the global community open its eyes to Azeri and Turkish atrocities and take action before more Armenians are wiped off the Earth.
Columnist Brett Seaton discusses how an aging political class impacts government spending and the future solvency of our country.
Columnist Chloe Chen criticizes the act of justifying overconsumption by shopping second-hand.
Columnist Spencer Gibbs decries the careless, incomplete sharing of news that is increasingly prevalent on campus and beyond.
Columnist Noor Chafouk details fallacies of freedom of speech arguments in the context of Amy Wax and the Palestine Writes Literature Festival.