Daily Features

OPINION

A culture of alcohol expectation

So long as the student body sees binge drinking as acceptable, admirable or desirable, it will persevere on campus.

OPINION

Using what you know

In an era when information is abundant, our greatest successes will not be the discoveries we make or the new knowledge we acquire, but the systems we develop to take what we already know and put it to use—for everyone.

OPINION

Non-novel ideas on fiction

As the specter of midterms looms ever closer, the last thing on many students’ minds is putting away notes, sitting down and spending some quality time with a novel.

OPINION

Duke and dope

As midterm season looms, so does the familiar set of “hell week” studying rituals that accompany it: late nights in Perkins, frantic read-throughs of textbooks, high-dose coffee binges and, for some students, the abuse of prescription ADHD drugs.