Editorials

Social Alternatives

If the administration truly wants to reimagine social life on campus, it will have to recognize that its negative pressure on unrecognized groups alone cannot remake Harvard’s social scene. Students must have real alternatives to their current options.

Op-Eds

Latinos for Trump

When Latinos are granted equal access into the process, these perspectives can thrive and both parties can begin to see us as not just Latinos for Trump, or Latinos for Clinton, but rather Latinos for Democracy and Latinos for America.​

Editorials

The Need for Nuance

Most significantly, we are troubled by the University’s choice to group male final clubs, female final clubs, fraternities, and sororities.

Caught on Camera

Installing security cameras at dorm entrances certainly makes sense, but in this case, we would prefer to see the UC use its clout to instruct students to help themselves, rather than only focusing on administrative solutions.

On Names at Yale

Yale's recent decisions regarding "masters" and Calhoun College point in opposite directions.

Op-Eds

​Register, Vote, Prevent

Not since the election of 1860 has our choice in president promised so great an impact on our nation’s identity, its safety, and perhaps even its democracy.

That Stinketh Not

By investing in buildings and not people, the message we send to the next generation contradicts every premise of humanist education.

Calling CAMHS to Ask Courageous Questions

And yet, despite this sign of progress, the emailed survey has yet to ask CAMHS end users—students—for feedback promptly and courageously.

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Columns

​Why Wonder?

Wonder—and the beauty and community which bring it about—might not be what Harvard students want, but it is what we need.

Columns

Italian Company for the Night

Just as Mother Nature can bring both destructive hurricanes and drought-ending rains, transformations of societal conventions bring both positive and misguided shifts in cultural normalcy.

Columns

Performing Yellowness

Your yellowness was not what you believed it was. It was not and had never been timidity or ineloquence, inability or servitude. Instead, it was your own unwillingness to look at yourself.

Columns

​Écosse

My patriotism doesn’t match my passport. I may be cosmopolitan, but above that: I’m Scottish.

Columns

Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus

Feminism, therefore, is about empowering people to make their own choices, rather than the choices that society has already made for them.

Columns

​Golden Apples and Chocolate Buttons

Summer Postcards 2016

View from the Fire Escape

Columns

Black and Brown Bodies

Columns

​To Those Who Made Me Cry

Columns

Just Listen

Columns

​We the Meritocracy

In between all the my-god-please-learn-how-to-suck-it-up fits, there were more than enough moments where I couldn’t help thinking bitterly that the expectations being put onto them were unreasonably high.

Columns

The Language of Academia

While we fight to make the language of academia equitable for everyone, we must keep reading, writing, and thriving in the languages we already own.​

Summer Postcards 2016

A Window to the Past

As I admired how the flecks of light from the windows cast a pale blue glow on the limestone walls, I remembered that understanding history is more than simply touring a set of grand monuments and museums carefully cultivated for public consumption this summer.

Columns

Quiet Train and Roaring Earth

Nevertheless, during this politically derisive and hostile season, rescuing the National Park Service may be the moonshot we need to rediscover our common thread as Americans.

Columns

What You Knew

But in all my confidence that privilege would fall, I had forgotten about blood, how it could leave a country in coma. My thoughts were abstracted because I was removed.

Columns

How I Met My Roommate

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Asians, Girls, and Hip-Hop

Summer Postcards 2016

Why

Summer Postcards 2016

Horse Girl

Columns

Lost in Kyoto