QASIM: Let it snow
We should reconsider our knee-jerk reaction to New Haven winters.
QASIM: Say ‘I love you’
One winter day my sophomore year, a senior on the track team drove me back to campus from practice. As I got out of the car and my friend was about to drive off, he called out the window, “See you later, man. I love you.” Without really thinking I replied, “Yeah, I love you too.”
QASIM: Controversy revisited
Meaningful intellectual discourse can only take place in a space of trust. We are only willing to open ourselves up to other ideas or present our own when we feel we will be respected throughout.
QASIM: Let’s show up
When we show up for one another, we cultivate a University-wide sense of spirit.
QASIM: We’re not selling out
I think the reason so many of us feel vaguely uncomfortable with taking a job in consulting or finance, and why some choose to publicly decry it, is the sense that in doing so we are selling out.