Wednesday, August 16, 2017

REILLY: Private prisons, (y)our contributions and the need to divest

Private prisons are symbolic of wider, systemic problems; and we must divest

SCHMIDT: Forgetting the freshman 15

I wake up 20 minutes before I have to leave for class, showering so frantically that I almost forget my shower shoes (a cardinal...

WHEAT: I’m Asian, I don’t use the n-word and neither should...

Confronting microaggressive behavior

BRUCE: A better objective for a Vanderbilt education

For your consideration, by a class of 2016 graduate

HINSON: Counting your spoons with an invisible illness

There’s a great article on the internet about this thing called Spoon Theory by Christine Miserandino. Now imagine you were handed a fistful of...

BRADSHAW: Kissam — too big to succeed

I had no idea how miserable I was in Kissam until I lived in Towers. I spent a year and a half in Warren —...

MCKINLEY: Marketing baseball cards

Why Cosmopolitan wants to buy your browser history

LETTER: Looking to the future

As a woman, you are constantly doubted, patronized or marginalized almost daily — Secretary Clinton gave us hope, because she is a woman that dares to think herself the equal of the men in the room.

PRIHODA: Decoding veganism

For some people who care about animals, why is vegetarian not enough?

PRIHODA: Putting responsibility for climate change onto our own plates

How to do good for the environment when recycling, voting and calling aren’t enough