ABEL-BEY: No review needed

October 31, 2014 • 0
Yale has recently announced a decision to review its cultural centers. But there are more pressing concerns for minority students and there are no apparent problems with the centers.

AMBROSE: Let Maher speak

October 31, 2014 • 0
Bill Maher’s views on Islam reveal his ignorance. But he should still be allowed to speak at universities where he can be confronted with true scholarship and expertise on the issues.

WANG: Delusion about academic dishonesty

October 31, 2014 • 0
Cheating occurs too frequently at Yale. There are simple measures that we can take to arrest this insidious problem.

EKEN: Embrace the slump

October 31, 2014 • 0
I started this year expecting the sophomore slump, the pseudo-depression that comes after the fast pace of freshman year.
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LEE: Say no to early voting

October 31, 2014 • 0
As democrats (lower case “d”), we should support policies that encourage more meaningful voter participation. Because of this, evidence suggests Connecticut should leave its Constitution be.

GREENBERG: Improve academic advising

October 30, 2014 • 0
Yale’s faculty are willing to sit down and discuss our papers and problem sets. But we need to do a better job of talking about the big intellectual questions.

STEINBERG: For fewer adjuncts

October 30, 2014 • 0
University administrations must understand that replacing tenured positions with adjunct appointments is harmful to academic freedom, student learning and professor well-being.
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SCHICK: Working to work

October 29, 2014 • 0
This is a case of Yale searching for that extra penny at the cost of the pound.

CAVERO: Stem the tide of Ebola

October 29, 2014 • 0
What we need is a travel ban. Without it, people will continue traveling to West Africa and returning travelers will contaminate commercial airlines.

SIBARIUM: Why affirmative consent matters

October 28, 2014 • 0
There is a long institutional history of colleges failing to provide swift and adequate services to victims of sexual assault. Now we have a law disincentivizing such behavior.

HALIKIAS: No to yes-means-yes

October 28, 2014 • 0
California's new legislation, yes-means-yes, sounds good but uncontrollably expands the definition of sexual assault and rape.

KOHRMAN: Volume politics

October 27, 2014 • 0
Nobody wins.