Oct. 21, 2014

Archive for Columns

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 [...]

Ebola hysteria harms the intellect rather than the body

Ebola hysteria harms the intellect rather than the body

Posted On: October 20, 2014

There’s a sad irony in the fact that an individual with so much first-hand experience with Ebola was [...]

No Shway, SA: Health and wellness cannot be an afterthought

No Shway, SA: Health and wellness cannot be an afterthought

Posted On: October 16, 2014

As far as we know, Shwayze does not advocate for mental health awareness, and he does not advocate [...]

Opening dialogue: Let us reconcile faith and personal values

Opening dialogue: Let us reconcile faith and personal values

Posted On: October 16, 2014

If being accepting and loving was the written rule for Christians rather than the broken one, the [...]

Brief flashes of bipartisanship

Brief flashes of bipartisanship

Posted On: October 16, 2014

However, while bipartisanship seems hard to pinpoint, it’s still kicking in the 1st district. [...]

Making mental health services a priority

Making mental health services a priority

Posted On: October 06, 2014

The Class of 2015 has lost two classmates to suicide and must begin holding the College’s administration accountable [...]

More than just an SAT score

More than just an SAT score

Posted On: October 02, 2014

Plus, some students simply aren’t good test takers and will perform poorly on tests despite being bright. Standardized [...]

Orientation should increase campus safety education

Orientation should increase campus safety education

Posted On: October 02, 2014

I don’t deny the importance of such discussion, but in light of recent events, I wonder if it [...]

Learning to respect the body you have

Learning to respect the body you have

Posted On: September 29, 2014

To start loving our bodies, we need to acknowledge some universal truths. [...]

The language of mental illness: A diagnosis does not define a person

The language of mental illness: A diagnosis does not define a person

Posted On: September 29, 2014

It is in our nature to want to make complicated things easier to understand. We like to categorize [...]