This column was published as part of the special Commencement Issue for the Class of 2014.
May 24, 2014
I crouch with my palms and knees on the hardwood floor. A floor to ceiling mirror spans most of one wall, and a few spotlights […]
April 25, 2014
On Tuesday I nabbed a BDD 2014 Bible off an unsuspecting child and spent the day as a prefrosh. And this is what the world looked like.
We all have, or have had, our fair share of friend crushes, some debilitating in their intensity, some more casual and light-hearted.
April 15, 2014
Hunter Polonoli and Andris Skulte stand together on the tarmac of Orange County airport in Montgomery, N.Y. They are both young, handsome, and brunette, with […]
April 11, 2014
When I venture outside the comfort of Yale, I receive reminders that I’m a woman.
March 28, 2014
In your last year of Yale, society provides a unique opportunity to step beyond your comfort zone, temper your judgment of others and understand the internal clockwork that makes humans tick at different rhythms.
February 28, 2014
For those who actively choose not to postpone adventure till senior year, bucket lists will nearly always be irrelevant.
February 14, 2014
Many Yalies I know tend to commit partially, selectively and capriciously.
January 31, 2014
Now and then, Yalies reveal a poor sense of individual orientation.
January 17, 2014
If we are all, in our own particular ways, drafts — that is, works in progress — I’m told that college is a time we’re meant to undergo significant revision.
December 6, 2013