Yale is a living institution shaped by the people within it. Who sparks discourse and introduces new ideas? Read from senior guest and staff columnists, as well as President Salovey for ideas about the future.

SALOVEY: Time ended, time begun

O’DALY: Gray Amsterdam

RIVERA: What endures

WANG: What we take with us

EL SOLH: Live presently

FRIEDMAN: These big moments

TEJADA: Trust the floor

LI: Finding meaning in the mundane