Archive for Guest columns

Learning from Zika

Learning from Zika

Posted On: February 02, 2016

Last week, Vice President of Student Affairs Ginger Ambler sent out an email warning students that Zika, a [...]

Why Bo Burnham’s show must stay sold-out

Why Bo Burnham’s show must stay sold-out

Posted On: February 02, 2016

Last Monday, tickets for comedian Bo Burnham’s Charter Day show in Phi Beta Kappa Hall sold out after [...]

A charter day to remember

A charter day to remember

Posted On: February 02, 2016

Some of you may have been asking yourselves what you’ll be doing when you’re 323 years old. Well, [...]

An all-inclusive living experience

An all-inclusive living experience

Posted On: February 02, 2016

The administration’s decision to open gender neutral housing represents an important step in creating a more welcoming and [...]

A perfectly imperfect time for students to study in Europe

A perfectly imperfect time for students to study in Europe

Posted On: January 25, 2016

Perhaps the greatest learning opportunities present themselves most candidly in times of unrest. If this is true, then [...]

Two parties, one election and low voter turnout

Two parties, one election and low voter turnout

Posted On: January 25, 2016

When I have asked people around campus how they plan to vote, there exists no clear trend but [...]

Creating dialogue: sticky notes aren’t scary

Creating dialogue: sticky notes aren’t scary

Posted On: December 02, 2015

The statue of Thomas Jefferson in particular has been under significant scrutiny in recent weeks after it was [...]

Fighting the stigma

Fighting the stigma

Posted On: December 02, 2015

It is our responsibility as college students – as consumers of media, sports fans, and human beings – [...]

Sensitivity: striking the right balance

Sensitivity: striking the right balance

Posted On: December 02, 2015

A free yoga class that had been offered at the University of Ottawa for the past seven years [...]

Letter to the Editor: A reflection on my time at the College

Letter to the Editor: A reflection on my time at the College

Posted On: December 02, 2015

I was a student at William and Mary from 1957, when I entered as a freshman, until 1964, [...]