Daily Features

OPINION

The wrong sort of campaign

Never in history have there been as many aggressive, prominent GOP presidential candidates fighting to ban abortion.

OPINION

What's the deal with energy?

Energy is a tricky subject. It warms our houses, fuels our cars and powers innovation. But at the same time, energy production releases pollutants into the atmosphere that ultimately contribute to the upward creep of global temperatures.

OPINION

Turn upward

The start of the school year is a time of sweet renewal. We see now on campus substantial architectural renewal – a beautiful new library entrance and paths, freshly sodded quads and, in due course, a restored chapel, new student union, football stadium, and athletics plaza.

OPINION

​The search for change continues: sexual misconduct

At the end of last semester, the Interfraternity Council announced a student-led taskforce that will investigate the role of Greek life in sexual assault on campus with the goal of making recommendations to prevent and address such misconduct.

OPINION

Winners only

As more Americans open up to Donald Trump’s presidential bid, I too have found myself swept up in the media-fueled Trump frenzy.

OPINION

The language of love

The radio plays out from someone’s iPhone on a bench outside, a top-40 love song: “Girl, you’re the one I want to want me.” The lyrics pester me slightly, and I wonder why it’s so hard to avoid talk of love and romance in a stretch of a couple hours. But for many who find themselves interested in the prospect of romance, media like these love songs deeply influences our identity narratives.