The Cost of Prestige

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This thirst for prestige becomes dangerous when you forget there are more important factors in valuing people other than just status.

The Necessity of Student Journalism

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Student journalism, much like professional journalism, is essential not only to inform the community but also to hold those in power accountable for their actions.

The Legitimacy Crisis of the Ivy League

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Meritocracy, in its simultaneous immeasurability and ubiquity, has also come to justify social inequalities that ought to be attributed to structural issues.

The Liberal Arts Need More STEM

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The key is that we should not be funneling undergraduates into more “practical” or “employable” majors, but rather equipping all students with an education that’s practical and employable.