STEINBERG: Divided and conquered

November 17, 2014 • 0
You don’t need a degree in urban design to realize that the Oak Street Connector did more to disconnect local communities than to reunite them. But LiveWorkLearnPlay’s vision is not a fitting correction for this problem.

GREWAL: Yale’s diversity problem

November 14, 2014 • 0
As chair of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies, I was often one of few women or even the only woman of color in the room during meetings of Faculty of Arts and Sciences department chairs.

KOHRMAN: Not the only place

November 14, 2014 • 0
I decided to postpone my senior year. After three years, I was worn down, like the stones in the courtyard that I fell in love with in high school. I needed some time and space to breath.

MEI: The freedom of Credit/D/Fail

November 14, 2014 • 0
Without the prospect of a concrete reward in the future, I have the occasion to learn about psychology in the present.

SANDRY: A broken system

November 14, 2014 • 0
Until restrictions on voting are relaxed for non-violent drug offenders, a specter of discrimination will continue to mar our democratic system.

AMBROSE: Teaching the untaught

November 14, 2014 • 0
A latent, unspoken burden we’ve taken upon ourselves in agreeing to spend our bright college years in New Haven involves extending the unique privileges of a Yale education across the world.
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TIRUMALA: A course worth having

November 13, 2014 • 0
For Yalies who choose to major in computer science, taking CS50 will prove useful as they progress through upper division courses.

REINKING: Importing Harvard

November 13, 2014 • 0
CS50 manages to water down the material covered in Yale’s Intro Programming and Data Structures courses, while introducing students to the worst aspects of web programming.
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EZE: Forgetting our roots

November 12, 2014 • 0
Yale should be responsible for the moral education of its students. One of the first steps it can take towards that end is instituting a theology requirement.

MEDINA-TAYAC: Reprioritizing cultural centers

November 12, 2014 • 0
Cultural Houses are not Woodbridge Hall’s to take away; they are a standing testament to decades of student activism and perseverance.

LEE: When stories snap back

November 11, 2014 • 0
No one’s successes and contributions should be separated from their demonstrated worldview.

YAMAN: This Monday, go meatless

November 7, 2014 • 0
Reducing meat consumption can seem like a significant lifestyle change. However, the impact that each of us can make is tremendous, and many find that the change is not nearly as difficult as it first seems.