Alexa Perlmutter

CONTRIBUTIONS

Beyond "How to Get Away With Murder"

A columnist reflects on her internship with the U.S. Attorney's Office in the sexual violence division.

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October 15, 2018

Escaping the Campus Bubble (or For Starters, The Reg)

A second-year student urges incoming students to escape the UChicago bubble and immerse themselves in politics.

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September 20, 2018

In Defense of Criticizing UChicago

Criticism directed at the University shows that the student body is socially and politically engaged and committed to change.

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May 3, 2018

Planned Parenthood Misses the Intersectional Mark

Information about healthcare is just not accessible enough to low-income women of color.

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April 19, 2018

#NeverAgain, But at What Cost?

The recent dialogue around gun violence needs to be far more inclusive.

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April 9, 2018

A Lesson in Free Speech

Backlash to a professor’s immigration plan shows that free speech is a thornier issue than the University will admit.

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February 22, 2018

Sustaining Sustainability

UChicago needs to make a more concerted effort to engage its students in sustainability programs.

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February 5, 2018

Winfrey Wouldn't Win

An Oprah presidential run would do little to excite potential millennial voters.

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January 24, 2018

Sleepless on the South Side

UChicago students need to prioritize sleep in order to lead balanced lives.

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November 28, 2017

Many Secrets, No Accountability

UChicago Secrets easily lends itself to hateful rhetoric.

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November 6, 2017