Articles by Jaden Cloobeck
Jaden Cloobeck | How to make friends in a new placeGuest columnist Jaden Cloobeck details actionable advice for how to build your community in a new area.
Jaden Cloobeck | Consider taking a gap year before applying to graduate schoolGuest columnist Jaden Cloobeck offers advice for those aspiring to graduate school who are unsure about applying during their final year at Penn.
Jaden Cloobeck | We are storytellersColumnist Jaden Cloobeck reflects upon his experience as a storyteller at Penn and encourages students to find an avenue to share their stories.
Jaden Cloobeck | How journaling helps me cope with uncertaintyColumnist Jaden Cloobeck describes the personal benefits of journaling, especially during uncertain periods in his life
Jaden Cloobeck | Senior societies should become more inclusive and transparentColumnist Jaden Cloobeck argues that senior societies need to improve in social inclusivity and financial transparency by reflecting on his personal rush experience and by interviewing current senior society members.
Jaden Cloobeck | Use Penn’s alumni network. It may change your life.Columnist Jaden Cloobeck encourages students to reach out to Penn alumni using the MyPenn database because doing so may lead to informative lessons and connections.
Jaden Cloobeck | College does not have to be the best years of our livesColumnist Jaden Cloobeck advocates that we let go of the popular mantra “college is the best four years of your life” because it reinforces a counterproductive mindset
Jaden Cloobeck | Stories to Stop HazingColumnist Jaden Cloobeck encourages students to openly talk about hazing in order to change the narrative and put an end to hazing on campus.
Jaden Cloobeck | Let’s discuss Jan. 6, not avoid itColumnist Jaden Cloobeck encourages students to expand their perspectives by engaging in difficult conversations with people of different political beliefs.
Jaden Cloobeck | Let’s archive our COVID-19 experiencesColumnist Jaden Cloobeck discusses how and why we should archive our COVID-19 stories in the Penn Archives.
Jaden Cloobeck | Let’s rethink how we label class yearsColumnist Jaden Cloobeck argues that we must change how we to refer to class years to build a more inclusive community.
Jaden Cloobeck | Public transportation is the way to goIn light of the increasing prices of ridesharing services, Jaden Cloobeck argues for public transportation as an alternative way to travel.
Jaden Cloobeck | Take your time to learn your housing optionsColumnist Jaden Cloobeck discusses how to navigate the maze that is finding new housing for a school year.
Jaden Cloobeck | Why people don't intervene to prevent harm, and what can be done to change thatColumnist Jaden Cloobeck explores bystanderism, offering an analysis of why so many turned a blind eye when a Penn student was beaten at a Castle fraternity party.
Jaden Cloobeck | Some college friendships don't last a lifetimeColumnist Jaden Cloobeck discusses his experiences developing friendship at Penn.
Jaden Cloobeck | Why commemorating 9/11 matters more than everColumnist Jaden Cloobeck urges students to learn about family and friends' stories of 9/11 in order to preserve this part of living history.
Jaden Cloobeck | This semester, let’s add gratitude to our routineColumnist Jaden Cloobeck speaks to how we can improve mental wellness on campus, such as by keeping a gratitude journal.
Jaden Cloobeck | I don’t know about you, but I’m looking forward to failColumnist Jaden Cloobeck writes about failure and how we should embrace it, not fear it.
Jaden Cloobeck | “Slow Down” is my mantra. What’s yours?Columnist Jaden Cloobeck writes about how he learned to be more mindful and slow down, making his college experience better and more intentional.