Articles by James Lee

12/12/17 1:05am
The fall semester is just about to end and a lot has happened that has left lasting impressions and changes on this campus.
12/11/17 2:14am
You should not and do not need to believe that Penn is perfect. You should not love it unconditionally. You only need to love it enough to believe that it is worth saving.
11/20/17 4:08am
An education not only teaches but molds, and we ought to remember the forces that shape us into ourselves.
11/19/17 11:50pm
Do we need a major overhaul of the UC or does the UC just have a brand problem?
11/06/17 3:48am
In general, how can student activist groups lobby Penn's administration effectively in order to promote change? 
11/06/17 3:44am
As diverse as Penn is, I feel safe in saying that the drive to succeed is one of the few qualities that unite us as a community. 
10/23/17 3:18am
Inclusion in discussion and class participation is obviously a noble goal, but the notion that race and gender are appropriate criteria to decide who gets a voice is at best a misguided one.
10/23/17 3:16am
Is Penn filling up too much of its classes through early decision? Should there be any changes to Penn's admissions policies with regards to early decision?
10/04/17 4:38am
When is the last time that we’ve heard from a politician or a public figure challenging the legitimacy of the Second Amendment itself?
09/25/17 4:08am
Do you believe that the task force efforts to combat sexual violence and substance abuse are currently misguided with regards to events monitoring?
09/11/17 2:08am
I suspect that I will not be the only one who feels that 16 years of schooling has led us to no certain answers.
08/28/17 12:09am
As I near the end of my Penn education, I can’t help but begin to reflect on my time here and the effects it has had on me as a person and a student.
04/24/17 2:10am
I’ve only been a columnist for a year and am not graduating, but nonetheless feel that some reflection is in order.
04/10/17 2:10am
Like thousands of other students, I was added to the ‘Official Unofficial Penn Squirrel Catching Club” group on Facebook recently, and my news feed has since been flooded with memes about all things Penn.
04/10/17 12:55am
GROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
03/27/17 12:46am
Who is Michael Zinman? The name might sound somewhat familiar to about half of the Penn population.
03/13/17 1:46am
I went through a phase growing up when I was really into the saying “Don’t hate the player, hate the game.” I’m not sure where I first picked it up, but it had just the right amounts of flippant attitude and pseudo-profundity that young James was really into.
02/27/17 3:00am
Much has been said and written about Penn’s pre-professional culture, but to me it seems like an inevitable and natural product of Ben Franklin’s emphasis on a practical education.
02/26/17 11:09pm
GROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
02/15/17 1:37am
GROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
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Blog Posts by James Lee

11/01/06 2:55pm

Quote of the year

This isn't the NFL -- I can't go to free agency and pick [a kicker] off the waiver wire. So we'll have to keep working with the people we have, and hopefully they'll get better.That was Al Bagnoli after the Quakers lost a second straight game on a missed field goal in overtime.So what does Bagnoli do later in the week?
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