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Opinion

STERN: Yale, Inc.

February 19, 2014 • 0
Yale is not in the business of making money; it’s in the business of making educated people.
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AROUTIOUNIAN: Full plates, empty hearts

February 19, 2014 • 0
Something goes unrealized when you go around “questioning everything.” You’re rarely turning the critical eye inward.
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LARSON: Beyond the paper

February 18, 2014 • 0
The question of who makes a good and effective teacher tends to spark one of those vexingly endless debates that plays out like a Rorschach test, telling you more about people’s own priorities than any objective reality.
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TELUSHKIN: Cultivating gratitude

February 18, 2014 • 1
For me, it is simple. Every single one of us here has benefitted from Yale College, and donating to the Senior Class Gift is a gesture of gratitude. A thank you.
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ROSEN: For better withdrawal policy

February 17, 2014 • 0
Strict regulations on withdrawal, although likely well-intentioned, may prevent students from taking time off when it is in their best interest to do so.
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HOLMES: Planned spontaneity

February 14, 2014 • 0
For those who actively choose not to postpone adventure till senior year, bucket lists will nearly always be irrelevant.
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HALL-PALERM: Faux forgetfulness

February 13, 2014 • 0
It is all too common for people at Yale to meet one another and have a real conversation, albeit a superficial one, and then completely forget about that person’s existence.
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POSNER: For NYTimes access, online

February 13, 2014 • 0
It’s nice to have the Times back at Yale, but I’d rather see it on campus in digital form.
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STERN: Booze, drugs and racism

February 12, 2014 • 0
On the first day of my life during which I can drink legally, I find myself wishing that my younger self and my younger friends had known a bit more fear. We are all guilty of complacency.
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GRAVER: Box 63 Blues

February 12, 2014 • 0
ox 63 is a bar that continually shoots itself in the foot. And if trends continue, its cardinal virtue — location — won’t be enough.
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BLACKMON: An apology to Sochi

February 11, 2014 • 0
Last Friday, I secretly wanted nothing more than the opening ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Games to collapse into a complete and utter disaster.
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DEFIESTA: Thinking regionally

February 11, 2014 • 0
If New Haven is to be truly prosperous in the long run, its legislators must encourage planning and policy on a regional scale.