Oct. 31, 2014

Archive for Opinions

The bipartisan perspective on Virginia’s 2014 Senate race

The bipartisan perspective on Virginia’s 2014 Senate race

Posted On: October 30, 2014

Contrary to popular wisdom, this race isn’t a surefire Democrat against a lockstep Republican. It’s a race between [...]

Admissions: End the gender divide

Admissions: End the gender divide

Posted On: October 30, 2014

If more women want to attend the College — as numbers indicate — and they are more qualified [...]

Council critiques

Council critiques

Posted On: October 30, 2014

It has been proposed before that the Undergraduate Council be disbanded due to its members’ lack of direction [...]

Admit equally

Admit equally

Posted On: October 27, 2014

By admitting these qualified women, the College would create pivotal connections for women in the workplace and build [...]

Seeking common ground to help graduates pay off loans

Seeking common ground to help graduates pay off loans

Posted On: October 27, 2014

So whether it is reducing the burden of student debt or fulfilling our commitment to our military men, [...]

Weapons in Williamsburg

Weapons in Williamsburg

Posted On: October 23, 2014

There is, simply put, no reason that the police, or anyone excluding the military for that matter, should [...]

Coming out and finding your place when everyone else is straight

Coming out and finding your place when everyone else is straight

Posted On: October 23, 2014

The problem with the closet is that it prevents people from seeing the realest you there is. And [...]

Yes means yes

Yes means yes

Posted On: October 23, 2014

As the College considers what changes it will make to its sexual misconduct policy, it should continually encourage [...]

Courting belongs in the past

Courting belongs in the past

Posted On: October 23, 2014

The financial and social costs associated with Homecoming courting fully outweigh the benefits of free alcohol and men [...]

Londoner embraces the College

Londoner embraces the College

Posted On: October 20, 2014

As a result of these experiences, Williamsburg was as much of a culture shock to me as Kathmandu [...]