Maroon Editorial Board


Two-Year Requirement Won't Make Housing Better

The University should aim to have students choose to stay.


January 29, 2019

Closed Observatory, Open Dialogue

The University has respectfully engaged with those affected by the Yerkes Observatory closure. Undergrads and union organizers deserve the same.


January 10, 2019

Early Decision Unfairly Favors Wealthy Applicants

The binding Early Decision admission plan unfairly disadvantages students who need to take financial aid into consideration when making their college decisions.


December 3, 2018

The Maroon Gives Thanks

What we're thankful for (and what we aren't).


November 19, 2018

Looking for a Better Way to Prevent Sexual Assault

UChicago’s current sexual assault prevention course is unspecific and unhelpful.


November 15, 2018

Liberals, Don’t Intern in the Trump Administration

The prestige of a federal government internship isn’t worth sacrificing your values.


November 8, 2018

U-Pass is Inefficient, So What?

The Editorial Board defends U-Pass, despite its $650k net loss.


May 11, 2018

Endorsement: Unite for Executive Slate

The editorial board endorses Unite for Executive Slate, but we think some of their proposals would benefit from revision.


April 30, 2018


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Student Government's UCPD Resolution is a Common Sense Proposal

SG’s draft resolution on the UCPD is a first step in a larger important conversation about the state of mental health resources.


April 27, 2018

Endorsement: Daniel Biss is a Solid Progressive Pick for Governor

The Maroon Editorial Board endorses Daniel Biss as the strongest democratic candidate in Illinois’s March 20 gubernatorial primary.


March 17, 2018