Archive for Opinions

Micromanaging discourse

Micromanaging discourse

Posted On: April 23, 2015

The administration’s attempt to meticulously audit its image fits with a default strategy of “press releases, damage control, [...]

A campaign for support and acceptance

A campaign for support and acceptance

Posted On: April 23, 2015

The No H8 Campaign matters so that LGBT students and allies on college campuses are visible. My fears [...]

In response to “Less than half of Counseling Center appointments are with licensed psychologists”

In response to “Less than half of Counseling Center appointments are with licensed psychologists”

Posted On: April 23, 2015

The process of determining the optimal size of a training program takes several years and we are currently [...]

Mental health: progress over platitudes

Mental health: progress over platitudes

Posted On: April 20, 2015

Grounds crews whitewashed fences outside the Wren Building before Day for Admitted Students earlier this month, weaving in [...]

Counsel for counseling

Counsel for counseling

Posted On: April 20, 2015

A fully-trained staff should be the primary concern of the center to ensure that it is providing students [...]

Giving every student a say

Giving every student a say

Posted On: April 20, 2015

In the recent 2015 SA elections, voter turnout was 28 percent of the student body, including undergraduate and [...]

It is on us

It is on us

Posted On: April 20, 2015

It is on us. It is not on our professors for challenging us in the classroom. We come [...]

In response to the Washington Post

In response to the Washington Post

Posted On: April 16, 2015

Capitalizing on one professor’s response to a very curt email is upsetting and unfounded. The College was there [...]

In light of Paul Soutter’s suicide

In light of Paul Soutter’s suicide

Posted On: April 16, 2015

It is the administration’s responsibility to straddle the line between being a school of excellence and being a [...]

An open letter to the College of William and Mary

An open letter to the College of William and Mary

Posted On: April 16, 2015

I'm usually proud of my university and what we stand for. I'm never proud, however, of the lack [...]