Opinion

NGARMBOONANANT: The end of big things

September 25, 2013 • 0
Big ponds are drying up all around us. Small ponds are burgeoning. We instead choose what particular small pond we want to plunge into.
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NGARMBOONANANT: Stay in, Ella

September 18, 2013 • 0
If Wood stays, the residents of Ward 7 will be given that chance to reflect. If she drops out of the race, these residents will be deprived of any direct instrument to express themselves.
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NGARMBOONANANT: Salovey, speak out on drinking

September 11, 2013 • 0
An 18-year-old drinking age — or 19-year-old, in order to avoid legal drinking by high school seniors — would complete the circuit in our “safety first” alcohol strategy.
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NGARMBOONANANT: Nudging Yale

September 4, 2013 • 0
Harnessing inertia, or “nudging,” can help us promote better policy outcomes.
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NGARMBOONANANT: Boycott G-Heav

August 28, 2013 • 0
If you can stomach complicity in G-Heav’s exploitation, go on and continue to buy from them. But if you feel like I feel — upset, betrayed or unable to look squarely into a G-Heav worker’s eyes knowing the abuse — then help stop it.
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NGARMBOONANANT: How Boston makes us feel

April 17, 2013 • 0
If there is one thing we can learn from this tragedy, it is that we can stop pretending we can do it all on our own.
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NGARMBOONANANT: Abolish the rooming lottery

April 3, 2013 • 0
Americans love equality of opportunity and are wary of equality of outcome — and for good reason. But there are some instances when equality of outcome is desirable. The same is true for housing.
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NGARMBOONANANT: Admissions’ coffee test

March 7, 2013 • 0
I remain firm that understanding a candidate’s personality is worth risking a slight increase in subjectivity.
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NGARMBOONANANT: For mandatory P.E.

February 20, 2013 • 0
My proposal is this: bring back the P.E. requirement.
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NGARMBOONANANT: The city and us

February 6, 2013 • 0
Try walking to Chipotle alone.
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NGARMBOONANANT: Inaugural flaws

January 23, 2013 • 0
That people even care enough to drop what they are doing in order to join their fellow citizens on a freezing Monday morning to celebrate and contribute to their democracy — that too is very special.
Opinion

NGARMBOONANANT: What football can do

November 26, 2012 • 0
Athletics give the entire student body a chance to reflect, to experience raw emotions, to get in touch with what it means to be proud, to appreciate a single moment.