CAYWOOD: Abolish freshman fall grades
The absence of grades would provide valuable space for explorative learning where students could address difficult requirements and learn new subjects.
TSANG: The myth of mutual selection
What struck me was the lack of diversity — and the lack of Asian Americans specifically — within the pledge classes of Kappa Alpha Theta and Pi Beta Phi.
BELO-OSAGIE: Understand the roots of Baga
If Yalies decide to, quite literally, insert images of themselves into the narratives of other peoples’ suffering, we owe them narratives that are respectful, thoughtful and comprehensive.
EZE: Overheard by whom
My concern stems from the fact that the page sensationalizes harmful prejudices without making clear what members of the page are trying to accomplish.
JONES: Is Yale Ferguson?
Had Tahj not been a student and the son of a New York Times columnist, would the University still have seen this moment as an opportunity to “reflect, learn, and grow?” Would we even be talking about how the University’s policies impact people of color on and off campus? Would we even know that it happened?