Opinions

Reaching our potential

There’s a lot to celebrate at CT, but much more work needs to be done on outreach.

Dealing with mental illness in college

It was a Thursday afternoon in creative writing seminar when I wrote, “we’re all time travelers. Jesus split himself into…

D-Day: 2019’s Fyre Festival?

Bright and early at 8 a.m. on Dandelion Day, UR’s Student Programming Board posted a list of expectations for students…

Dealing with growth, change, and a receding hairline

Change is one of the inevitabilities of life, and how we deal with it defines how we live it. I…

My overwhelming dislike for Peeps

Here is a brief list of things I love: the crunch of a salt and vinegar chip, Bananarama, creepy old…

‘Gender-neutral’ doesn’t mean ‘gay’

Some people have questioned my gender identity and sexual orientation because of the way I dress. I wear quite a…

UR can do ‘ever better’ in honoring Native American land on which it stands

The 17th-century contact with European conquerors, the history of genocide and forced migration, and broken political treaties continues to disadvantage…

We all have a stake in the DPS gun proposal

The DPS gun proposal from last October will be decided on this Monday. Since the proposal was announced, we have…

The ‘Weed Raid’: Truth, lies, and how memes fit in

A healthy amount of skepticism might save you next time from sprinting out of class to your room to hide your bong from dogs that aren’t coming.

Stop body shaming

My body is my most profound confidant and ally. I’ve hurt my body psychologically and emotionally, although not physically, blaming…