Editorials

A Kickoff for Change

Compelling all teams to undergo training on diversity and sexual harassment begins a conversation, but preventing “locker room talk” will require a broader cultural shift than five sessions a year.

Op-Eds

When Not Fine is Fine

This is why those two words—“I’m fine”—require a bit of translation. Because “I’m fine” does not mean that I’m fine. It means that you can’t help me.

Editorials

Supporting the New Associate Dean of Diversity and Inclusion

Students seek to feel supported by the University administration, and we are hopeful that Davis will be able to ensure this support through tangible, concrete actions.

Halting Haunted Hall

Though it is unfortunate to see one fewer Harvard-wide, socially inclusive event, the College Events Board’s decision to defund "Haunted Hall" is a reasonable one.

Not One More

In looking at the events that have occurred at Yale, we would push for Harvard to create contingency plans for situations like these.

Op-Eds

If Your Favorite Band Is The Chainsmokers, You’re Doing Something Wrong

Music groups like the Chainsmokers are successful because they produce catchy music, not because they produce good music.

The Watchers of the Charles

Around the time of the regatta, it is easy to appreciate the Charles afresh, to see the river as the center of our community. What we might forget is that the river is always the liquid heart of Boston and Cambridge.

How to Avoid the Well-Trodden Path

Optionality is a dangerous drug. The risk of closing down a door you’ll likely never walk through is the price of discovering something you love.

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Columns

Not Us Too, Not Anymore

The bravery of the women who came out against Harvey Weinstein must not only be commended, but held as an example to all women that they too can speak out against sexual harassment and assault.

Columns

​In Memory of Wainwright Merrill, Class of 1919

Do we really understand, as a generation, how much we’ve been given?

Columns

​Nebraska’s News Feed

Those living in 300-person towns surrounded by 200 miles of farmland with one stoplight are no longer limited to the viewpoints of the people in their small community.

Columns

And Then, Silence

Any life lost is a life worth mourning, remembering, and fighting for. But this lack of empathy has to be acknowledged, because it has very real consequences.

Op-Eds

“I Should Have Gone to Stanford”

The systemic marginalization of Latinx students is a central, albeit forgotten, part of Harvard’s history. The University must take concrete steps to make their experience more equitable.

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Harvard Can—and Must—Do More on Public Service

Editorials

Lobbying for the Next Lobbyist

Editorials

Preserving the Face of Harvard Square

Op-Eds

Innovation Through the Liberal Arts

Editorials

Transparency and the Undergraduate Council

Op-Eds

Acing Rejection 10a

Along with Expos 20 and LS1a, freshman year also seems to offer students an excellent Rejection 10a course in how to handle being cut from clubs.

Columns

In Defense of Thoughts and Prayers

Even if we could not be there in a moment of crisis or tragedy with somebody, “thoughts and prayers” fundamentally orient our heart to theirs, our soul to their suffering, our mind to their pain.

Columns

Come Out, Come Out?

National Coming Out Day should be a day for all LGBTQ+ people, regardless of whether they shout their queerness from the rooftops or haven’t come out to anyone other than themselves.

Editorials

Paying for Free Speech

As long as speaking events remain controversial, Harvard will have to spend its money on security.

Columns

Pleasantly Grim

But amongst close friends, self-deprecating, cynical, dark humor—the language of the morbidly joyful—provides the perfect disruption.

Editorials

Conquering Columbus Day

Columns

The Manic Pixie Dream Girl

Columns

​“Friendly” Competition

Op-Eds

Save Our Time

Columns

Not Latinx Enough