Richey: Fire doors are a hassle

February 24, 2009
Fire doors are more trouble than they are worth. Sure, I believe in fire safety and prevention — who doesn’t? But I also believe that sectioning off suites destroys the community that residential colleges are trying to foster. Open fire doors allow much easier access to all points in a dorm. Students traveling to see »

Richey: Help me dress for winter

February 3, 2009
I have trouble dressing myself, especially for the winter, and I think the problem is my mother’s fault. Don’t get me wrong: My mother is an excellent dresser. She teaches at a high school just south of Boca Raton, Fla., where the girls in her class consistently compliment her fashion sense. Undoubtedly, my mother is »