Harvard has long touted the diversity of its student body as an indicator of intellectual rigor, opportunity for personal growth, and the strength of its community. Efforts to broaden the backgrounds of the faculty who teach, mentor, and support these students, however, has lagged significantly behind.
Any infringement on any person’s speech, however odious that speech might be, is a threat to the free expression that has fueled our democracy.
Academic dishonesty is an issue that is always paramount in an institution of higher learning, and we hope CS50 and the Honor Council can work together to better define the limits of the reasonable for students.
We need to give our friends attention before they ask for it in self-destructive ways.
I have coached the track team, laughed with them, cheered for them, and been inspired by them. I beg the administration to ensure that they are treated with the dignity and respect they deserve.
Harvard should take steps to prioritize undergraduate science learning, especially given the current political climate.
Pair this viewpoint with romanticized pictures, books, and movies, and I wanted nothing more than to be in places like London or Paris, not in Michigan or Texas.
I want to hear about all the women who are choosing to continue to pursue politics, and who are succeeding, even when the current state of our nation could not be less in their favor.
When someone claims that they’re “just not attracted to Asian men,” it isn’t a matter of preference. It’s an example of the way Americans reinforce systems of oppression on an individual level.
Sometimes so much more could be said in Spanish than in English, con más sentimiento y menos palabras.
Vegas might be the Entertainment Capital of the World, but northern Nevada deserves more credit for its subtle pleasures.
The same men who argued with me and called me “man-hater” or “feminazi” on Facebook would like my photos on Instagram, write comments about how beautiful I looked, and direct message me to ask me out on dates.
We should encourage open-minded thinking and approach the implementation of a less cash society gradually, cautiously, and with ample planning.
It seems like the most advanced country in the world is planning to fight climate change with patriotic slogans and pretty pictures of the Statue of Liberty.
High school was a place that clutched my youth and kept it close to its chest, was rose-gold in the rearview mirror—but this idea of high school isn’t the version I lived.
So don’t consume black art born of black grief without being down for the cause.