Crimson staff writer

Riley K. Carney

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Neural Pathways to the Future

Intrinsically, humans are explorers. It is part of our nature to delve into the unknown, to search for answers and to reach for unseen heights. We should not forsake the future for the present.

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Hit the Books and Ride the Rails

Fundamentally, the governor’s plan is about equality—equality of access to basic services, equality of tax burdens, and ultimately, equality of opportunity for us and for the generations that follow.

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The School Reform Quandry

Over the past decade, politicians have been paying more and more attention to America’s decaying school system. Yet many of our leaders fail to understand the intricacies of education policy.

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Education by Culture

In some ways, those hours spent reading a book or watching a movie are even more impactful on intellectual, moral, and behavioral development than what is traditionally considered “educational.”

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