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HERBERT: A new YCC for everyone

April 11, 2014 • 0
I am calling for a YCC that is not only accessible but also engaging, a YCC that leads on important issues and effects meaningful changes, a YCC that is a magnet not just for student government enthusiasts but also for student leaders.
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BACKER: Save Battle of the Bands

April 11, 2014 • 0
Canceling Battle of the Bands has made the process of choosing the Spring Fling openers into a popularity contest. Save the Battle of the Bands!
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HENDEL & LOUNSBURY: An inconvenient truth

April 10, 2014 • 0
For those of you unlucky enough not to be tapped tonight, here’s an idea of what next year holds in store.
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ADAMS: Democracy can’t be retweeted

April 10, 2014 • 0
The United States Agency for International Development’s attempt to promote subversion in Cuba by pushing a Twitter-like social media platform into the country does nothing to advance democratic values.
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NICOLAS: Don’t roast the pig

April 9, 2014 • 0
On April 11, 2014 a pig will be roasted in Ezra Stiles College as part of the Medieval (K)night Celebration: Its flesh will be eaten, students will revel over its corpse, and the carcass will feature prominently in the Stiles courtyard.
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CALAGIOVANNI & JENNINGS: Just one day’s swipes

April 9, 2014 • 0
You’ve seen our fliers; you’ve gotten our emails. This week, YHHAP asks you to donate your Friday meal swipes.
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WU: Save Yale sciences

April 8, 2014 • 0
There are incredible courses at Yale that should continue to be offered, regardless of budget deficits.
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GOLDSTEIN: Tell me yours, I’ll tell you mine

April 8, 2014 • 0
Last week, I attended my first Mellon Forum. I was expecting a serious evening of academic presentations; I left completely overwhelmed by the experience.
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GONZALEZ: Keep it crispy

April 7, 2014 • 0
Let’s keep it crispy — do simple, small things to freshen up our springtime.
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METTER: A just housing policy

April 7, 2014 • 0
To all those in the administration who put considerable emphasis on Yale’s performance in relation to our peer institutions, I would like to point out that we are behind every other Ivy League university with regard to gender-neutral housing.
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CLARK: Developing engineering clubs

April 4, 2014 • 0
A few big student-engineering groups like Engineers without Borders, Bulldogs Racing and Aerospace can draw about 20 committed members each, but considering that Yale graduates approximately 60 engineers each year, there is significant room for improvement.
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BARLOWE: Fossil Free Yale’s mistake

April 4, 2014 • 0
Although FFY has made a great deal of progress with the administration by gaining influential allies, this seems to be the extent of the tactics FFY is willing to take.