Opinions

What is triggering, really?

Michael Haneke made the movie “Funny Games” twice, once in Austria, and then again in America. The latter is a…

There’s a storm coming

Weather has always been a central part of my life. It terrified me at age four, amazed me at age…

An appeal to experts: How to explain hard things easily

What makes a good teacher? At a pre-college level, we’ll often find teachers who don’t like what they teach, who…

The case for white vanguardism

As this semester progresses, the unfolding of the Jaeger case has unquestionably rattled UR to its core. As a Take…

Are we thinking of tomorrow’s student?

The iZone, one of the administration’s latest gimmicks on campus, is hard to explain. It’s supposed to be an “entrepreneurial…

Special Committee’s investigation is too much, too late

To the Special Committee of the Board of Trustees of the University of Rochester I was a Ph.D student in…

Admire the groundhogs safely

No good can come of trying to bait or goad groundhogs into human contact.

We want to work with UR, but our case can’t be compromised

We think working together is by far the best route to fixing the problems our complaint has brought to light.

Give SA the coverage it deserves — not special treatment

Last week’s article, “In constitutional flub, SA Senate erases everything its done this semester,” brought back memories from my time…

Beyond the headlines: opening a discussion about Jaeger

My name is Lauren. I am a fourth-year brain and cognitive sciences major here at UR. I have also been…