TRAMONTE: Pursuing the present
Neither your future nor your success is guaranteed, so depriving yourself of simple pleasures, especially in college, is certainly no way to live.
QASIM: Let’s show up
When we show up for one another, we cultivate a University-wide sense of spirit.
DANIELS: A taste of hunger
If I was unable to do reading after half a day of fasting, how are children that go hungry for days on end expected to concentrate in school?
SYDNEY: What’s a professor for?
In the past two years and half a semester of college, I’ve decided that a professor is something in between a best friend and a lecturer at the front of a hall who delivers pearls of wisdom to our ears.
KIM: Give hip-hop its due
If we’re going to invite more uncontroversial artists such as Hoodie Allen, then we need to reevaluate what we call the artists we choose to invite. It would be a form of cultural insensitivity to keep on calling them, even in casual conversation, our “hip-hop” acts.
TRAMONTE: No place for space
In the pursuit of creating an all-inclusive community, the crafters of the residential college system left out a critical component: The ability to be alone.
HALL-PALERM: The ultimate test
When we graduate from Yale, our first step, be it a job or be it graduate school, isn’t just a matter of getting on a path that will allow us to feel self-assured.