We believe that, moving forward, students and administrators alike must engage with fighting the cultural elements of the issue.
While the university’s safety-centered response to this year’s record-breaking snow was the right one in all respects, it has also revealed the need to develop policies to counter the academic challenges that snow days present.
This is why, upon receiving the last of his reports, President Obama should make a decision on whether or not to build the pipeline as quickly as possible, in a manner uncolored by political ideology.
The events of the past two months have been regrettable at essentially every step of the way. WLA and LIDS were mistaken to honor Steinberg while her organization was under scrutiny, and were also wrong to withdraw their award simply because of public pressure and with an inadequate explanation.
There can be no doubt that the voices of these prisoners deserve to be heard when their rights are being compromised, regardless of the means.
The systematic exclusion of those who rely on wheelchairs for transportation runs counter to the goals of promoting class unity, even if the exclusion is unintentional.
The UC has the power and the resources to act as a real liaison between the student population and the administration, but as the midterm elections have helped to demonstrate, many on this campus do not take that responsibility very seriously.
Given the “act of God” proportions of recent weather, it is wrongheaded to punish Scott for latent deficiencies that preceded her tenure at the MBTA and exceeded her economic wherewithal.
Williams’s failure to uphold his journalistic integrity is a sign that news outlets need to return to the basic principles of journalism.
Divest Harvard’s latest tactics only prevent open discussion and impede Harvard’s important educational and social mission.
All these areas of murkiness mean that the U.S. must develop a more comprehensive strategic framework.
The sort of community fostered by Housing Day is a vital component of any Harvard education.
In order to most effectively reduce smoking rates, efforts must hit smokers where it hurts: their wallets.
Simply lending Greece another seven billion euros rather than devising the new policies necessary to strengthen the European economy is unwise.
From promoting education to working towards revitalizing America’s infrastructure, the Obama budget aims to strengthen American communities and the country's economic competitiveness.