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TRAMONTE: Baring it all

December 4, 2014 • 0
Those seeking a spectacle will always find one underneath the Saybrook flag at the end of the third quarter of the Yale-Harvard game. Responding to the rallying cry, “shoeessss!” the students remove their boots and derbies and wave them around in preparation for the Saybrook Strip.

TRAMONTE: Defined by opposition

November 13, 2014 • 0
It doesn’t take the monumentality of a national election to realize we make the majority of our decisions based not on what we want but rather on what we don’t want.
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TRAMONTE: In the eye of the beholder

October 30, 2014 • 0
We become what the eye sees.

TRAMONTE: Pursuing the present

October 9, 2014 • 0
Neither your future nor your success is guaranteed, so depriving yourself of simple pleasures, especially in college, is certainly no way to live.
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TRAMONTE: No place for space

September 25, 2014 • 0
In the pursuit of creating an all-inclusive community, the crafters of the residential college system left out a critical component: The ability to be alone.
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TRAMONTE: Risk, reward and protest

September 11, 2014 • 0
Regardless of how hard students try, it seems that the capacity to inspire outrage on campus and channel it into productive, non-institutionalized activism is gone.
Opinion

TRAMONTE: Keeping (out) the faith

August 28, 2014 • 0
A little while back, in one of those rare moments of intimacy among a large group of friends, a tough question arose: “Do y’all believe in a God, a higher being, a larger power, whatever you want to call it?”
Opinion

TRAMONTE: Great expectations

April 24, 2014 • 0
When you’re forming expectations of a Yale education, you must move completely beyond the tangible.
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TRAMONTE: Lost amid speculation

January 28, 2014 • 0
My heart sank the first time a friend told me, “We’ve all been wondering when you would come out.”