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.

DONG: A well-intentioned mistake

November 7, 2014 • 0
SOHO China’s $10 million donation helps Yale, but there are better ways to help low-income Chinese students.
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SIBARIUM: Fear the ballot

November 7, 2014 • 0
Our commonplace vilification of perceived indifference reveals a dangerous attitude toward voting that devalues the responsibility democracy ultimately entails.

CAYWOOD: For intellectual audacity

November 7, 2014 • 0
Too many students have strong opinions but are afraid of publishing them in a semi-public forum, whether on a radio show, in seminar or in one of our many publications.

TAN: The problem with the swipe

November 7, 2014 • 0
The swipe system masks the costs of our excessively luxurious meals and habituates us to a lifestyle where we eat better than even most high-income Americans.
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GOLDBERG: On beginning to unpack

November 6, 2014 • 0
It’s hard, sometimes, to talk about family at Yale. It’s hard to talk about home.

GREENBERG: Against politics as usual

November 5, 2014 • 0
Any congressional nominee could refuse to accept money from special interests; any politician could choose to disaffiliate from both parties; and any 25-year-old could begin a candidacy of his or her own.

KAVATHAS: Inclusion as an explicit goal

November 4, 2014 • 0
In the sciences, there is a glaring lack of women in leadership positions. Our own medical school is an example. There has never been a female dean and today there are two female chairs of departments out of 29.

MCCARTHY AND URRY: A call for leadership

November 4, 2014 • 0
Change happens when leaders recognize unconscious bias and take action. Leaders establish norms. They hold people accountable and reward those who do the right thing.

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.