OPINION
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BOLES: The generosity killer

Going to Yale has made me a worse person. I would not be surprised if this was true of you, too. Before I explain why, […]

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NDUBISI: On the critical race debate

There is a malicious plot developing in our nation’s schools. This shadowy scheme threatens to destroy the fabric of our society and tear this country […]

| STAFF COLUMNIST
SAPRE: Sad songs say so much

I spent Saturday morning perched on the couch in my common room, listening to my “sad music” playlist. When Spotify rolled around to Everybody Hurts […]

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DOMÍNGUEZ: What in the Yale does diversity mean?

Last fall, I read my Yale admissions file in a Zoom with a frustrated, middle-aged woman from the University Registrar’s Office. She silently shared her […]

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AGASHE: The Hill we die on

When I turned in my last midterm for “Organic Chemistry II,” I was relieved. I had been studying remotely for the entire year, and the […]

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YENILMEZ: Rebrand in progress

Over the last couple of weeks, I don’t remember how many times I heard the sentence “I am rebranding,” or how many times I said […]

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HASSAN: Signal-to-noise ratio

In physics and engineering, the “signal-to-noise ratio” essentially compares the level of meaningful information, signal, to the level of undesired disturbance, noise. The greater your […]

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ZHANG: America, on trial

Among other things, America is the only country in which a 17-year-old can set his hands on an AR-15, shoot three people, shed a few […]

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KREBS: Sustainability blows

In “Nothing Gold Can Stay,” first published in the October 1923 Yale Review, poet Robert Frost perfectly encapsulates the melancholy bliss of autumn in New […]

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FENG: Mirror fragments

On the first day of school, I counted the mirrors around me: a large pane in the bathroom, vanity mirrors on our desks, floor-length mirrors […]

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KING & HORSLEY: LETTER 11.30

In 2009, we arrived at Yale surprised at the few options for childcare on campus. We were junior faculty starting our independent careers and, as […]