Every year, on Bulldog Days, when admitted students ask me what I love about Yale, my answer always begins the same way: “Yale is a place that cares a lot about community.”
April 21, 2015
It is well known that the college admissions process gets a little bit more insane every year for the American upper-middle class.
April 14, 2015
A good deal of progressive political activism in the United States today is driven by the conviction that most social problems could be alleviated by taking money from some people and giving it to others.
April 7, 2015
When I listened to the Requiem on Saturday evening, I was thinking, not about the end of my life, but the end of my time at Yale.
March 31, 2015
Far be it from me to deny my fellow students the pleasure of standing up to The Man.
March 24, 2015
What explains Yalies’ commitment to liberalism as a political identity, given their overall political apathy?
March 3, 2015
I was surprised and impressed by how much the readers of my application were able to glean about my personality.
February 24, 2015
It is somewhat disturbing that the Yale administration sees fit to ask more questions about diversity and identity than any other topic besides academics.
February 17, 2015
Have the roles of religion been adequately filled by secular institutions?
February 10, 2015
Our community can work to teach each other how to be more supportive of those with mental health issues.
February 3, 2015
By now, many of us have seen the latest cover of The Economist, featuring a portrait of a man with a powdered wig and a Yale jacket, underneath the headline, “America’s new aristocracy.”
January 27, 2015