We are not “only interested in Duke basketball if we are undefeated.” There are several hundreds of students sleeping outside on this crisp thirty-eight-degree night that would be (and have been, trust me) rolling their eyes in response to your letter.
What I’m saying is that the “guilt,” if there is any to be found, lies in many different places.
“In all the time I’ve been doing this work, change feels more on the horizon than ever.”
Being an English major shouldn’t just mean we know how to read Shakespeare—we should be equipped with a deep understanding of the diverse set of human experiences through memoirs, be able to see flaws in our own communities and thought patterns through satire and fictional dystopia.
Dear Ms. Yang, Your recent column made me laugh out loud. In case it was not a spoof of PC culture run amok, please note the following...
It is unacceptable to allow human beings to live in the conditions many individuals have described.
The $280,000 we’ve each paid in tuition is clearly insufficient; students must be more appreciative of the opportunities that Duke gives them.
The Chronicle will publish endorsement letters for the 2020 Young Trustee elections from Monday, Feb. 3 to Monday, Feb. 10.
As it stands, the University has abdicated almost all responsibility for community-building to students, as though independent houses and selective living groups are equally equipped with the resources to rise to the occasion.