STERN: Rethinking Johnson’s gift
The story I keep hearing seems too easy. I have always been taught — by some of the best professors in the world, no less — to challenge simple, one-sided narratives.
STERN: Fix the Corporation
We are a university governed by an unelected, unrepresentative, unconnected and unknown body, meeting in private. This has to change.
STERN: You only major once
No major can guarantee you a job, but no major defines your job either. What you want to learn and what you want to do are not inextricably linked. Go major in whatever excites you.
STERN: We are the 79 percent
We need to demand a greater voice in making decisions that will have a profound impact on our lives and the school we all love.
STERN: Yale’s white walls
In the fall of 1980, several students at Yale Law School noticed something disturbing. There was something off about the portraits on the walls of their building. After careful examination, the students realized that they all depicted men. All of them. These students, now outraged, strongly urged the Law School to recognize the contributions of »
STERN: End legacy now
At the end of this academic year, Dean of Undergraduate Admissions Jeffrey Brenzel will return to the classroom. Brenzel’s tenure has been marked by a number of successes, including an effort to yield more applicants interested in science and engineering and more effective international recruitment. But as we usher in a new face to guide »