Contributing opinion writer

Emilee A. Hackney

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The Value of Education

Giving students greater accessibility to formally exploring education, especially as an intersection to their respective concentrations, is a wonderful decision.


Fast Food for the Summer

I know it sounds crazy, but if you’re still trying to decide how to spend your summer, I recommend fast food.

Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton for Commencement

Harvard, Dolly Parton is the whole package, and I think we could learn a few important lessons from her life. I hope you’ll consider her for Commencement.


From Community College to Harvard

Would the pride of coming to Harvard be worth the struggle of transferring?


In Defense of the South

The American South is saturated by mostly unfounded negative stereotypes. In a place as vividly conscious of political correctness as Harvard, I didn’t expect those stereotypes to be so blatantly perpetuated.


Y'all and Drawl

What I did not expect was how my accent would become my identifier, how it would make me so boldly stand out when up until that point in my life it had made me belong.