VIEWPOINTS

Emily Xue

Passing the Buck

Jake Eberts

The administration leaves the job of stopping hateful rhetoric to its students.

May 18, 2017

COLUMNS

Forget Happiness

Dylan Stafford

Striving for constant happiness is a common goal, but we must experience a fuller array of emotions to ever feel truly fulfilled.

May 30, 2017

Model Behavior

Annie Geng

Underlying the Asian “model minority” myth is a little-known history of marginalization.

May 29, 2017

A Worthwhile Investment

Soulet Ali

The SG Emergency Fund is a good step toward supporting campus minorities.

May 25, 2017

No More Secrets

Fred Kardos

UChicago Secrets normalizes hate speech and serious mental illness.

May 25, 2017

The Possibilities of Privilege

Ashton Hashemipour

Dismissing arguments on the basis of someone’s privilege hinders productive dialogue.

May 15, 2017

Ex-Stream Entertainment

Fred Kardos

Netflix exploits and distorts serious issues to create binge-worthy shows.

May 11, 2017

A Political Education

Andrew Nicotra Reilly

Attending college is a fundamentally political act.

May 8, 2017

Down in Suburbia

Natalie Denby

Those who live in commuter suburbs are often engaging with the wrong community.

May 4, 2017

Recreational Studies

Jasmine Wu

The lines between our academic and social lives are becoming increasingly blurred.

May 4, 2017

The Misogyny Factor

Annie Geng

Bill O’Reilly’s dismissal points to larger problems of sexism within journalism.

May 4, 2017

Speak of the Devil

Jake Eberts

College Republicans’ invitation to Ann Coulter is a pointless publicity stunt.

May 1, 2017

A House Divided

Soulet Ali

College Housing's well-intentioned plan to degender bathrooms might actually hinder inclusivity.

May 1, 2017

Casual, yet Coded, Conversations

Dylan Stafford

Common words and phrases often reflect unconscious prejudices.

April 30, 2017

Au Revoir, Madame Le Pen

Ashton Hashemipour

Marine Le Pen will not be the next president of France.

April 27, 2017

Uncommonly Fun

Brian Dong

Student Government’s plan to dissolve the Uncommon Fund lacks common sense.

April 24, 2017

OP-EDS

All Bark, No Bite

By Anonymous

Modifying Title IX disciplinary procedures could force universities to comply.

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June 7, 2017

More Than a Token

By Elizabeth Adetiba

Parting reflections on being black at UChicago.

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June 6, 2017

Chinese America: In Between

By Anne Wang

Student narratives weave together in an exploration of the Chinese-American identity.

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June 4, 2017

Something's Rotten

By Sarah Zimmerman

Banning fraternities would be one step toward combating racism and sexism on campus.

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June 1, 2017

Amelia Frank

A Farewell to Em-dashes

By Sophie Downes

Parting reflections from the desk of a copy editor.

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May 26, 2017

Waiting for Action

By Alex Shams

The University still refuses to acknowledge Islamophobia on campus.

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May 18, 2017

Brook Who's Talking

By Jake Bittle

UChicago chose a Class Day speaker in line with its own hollow ideals.

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May 17, 2017

MURALxMaroon: Insincerely Yours

By Jasmin Pizano

FIJI has yet to recognize the concerns of marginalized students.

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May 11, 2017

Courtesy of Josh Cruz

U Mad, Bro?

By Henry Saroyan

Memes might not be the best way to address FIJI’s racism.

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May 11, 2017

Picture-Perfect?

By Magdalena Glotzer

Social media models perpetuate unattainable body standards but do little to atone for the damage they cause.

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May 8, 2017

LETTERS

STEM Departments Should Think Twice Before Voting in Favor of Unionization

By UnJin Lee

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June 1, 2017

Graduate Students in STEM Departments Affirm Their Support for Student Unionization

By Letter to the Editor

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May 29, 2017

Graduate Student Parents Write in Favor of Unionization

By Letter to the Editor

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May 26, 2017

AAUP Supports Student Unions

By Letter to the Editor

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May 22, 2017

Divinity School Students Call for More Inclusive Environment in Light of Fulton Brown Controversy

By Letter to the Editor

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May 11, 2017

Student Library Workers Formally Announce Plans to Unionize

By Katie McPolin

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May 8, 2017

How UChicago Students Can Work to End Chechnya's Gay Concentration Camps

By Rajiv Hurhangee

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April 17, 2017

Adam Thorp

D.C. Must Fight for Statehood

By Sarah Manhardt

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April 16, 2017

EDITORIALS

Stephanie Dorris

South Side With You

By Maroon Editorial Board

The Obama Foundation can prove it cares about the South Side through a community benefits agreement.

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May 22, 2017

A More Perfect Union

By Maroon Editorial Board

Library and graduate student workers deserve to be represented by a union.

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May 18, 2017

Fraternities Committed to... Something

By Maroon Editorial Board

Fraternities Committed to Safety (FCS) should either be replaced by an Interfraternity Council or at least majorly overhauled.

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April 14, 2017

Begin at Home

By Maroon Editorial Board

President Zimmer continues to advertise the University's support for freedom of speech in a variety of off-campus forums; an invitation to do the same on-campus has gone unanswered.

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April 4, 2017

Constitutionally Yours

By Maroon Editorial Board

SG’s referendum makes slight, but necessary changes.

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February 23, 2017

Stay the Course

By Maroon Editorial Board

Federal pressure on Title IX may ebb; University commitment to strong sexual assault policies should not.

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February 21, 2017

Just for the Record

By Maroon Editorial Board

Campus speakers—like former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski—ought to be accountable and on the record.

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February 6, 2017

Don't Desist to Resist

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University and its students should continue to fight Trump’s unethical policies.

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February 2, 2017

A Launch-Pad for the University

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University should fund SG’s efforts to supply free tampons and pads to all students.

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January 19, 2017

Fraternizing With The Maroon

By Maroon Editorial Board

We sat down with fraternity presidents to talk about FCS. These were our takeaways.

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January 17, 2017

What We're Thankful For

By Maroon Editorial Board

A brief and incomplete list of things UChicago students can be thankful for this Thanksgiving.

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November 22, 2016

Wei Yi Ow

Tricks, Treats, and UCPD

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University should have sent students a warning before the Halloween “purge.”

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November 3, 2016

Back to the Drawing Board for Convocation Changes

By Maroon Editorial Board

As we go on/ We remember/ All the times/ We had together?

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November 1, 2016

DJ Turn It Up

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University should allow WHPK to continue its tradition of 24-hour broadcasting.

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October 24, 2016

Katie Akin

A Jury of Peers

By Maroon Editorial Board

A disciplinary system devoted to dissent is essential, as is student representation among those deciding punishments.

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October 18, 2016

Fitting the Bill

By Maroon Editorial Board

It’s time the Office of College Aid give us all some answers.

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October 4, 2016

A Note to Readers

By

Regarding our pilot editor payment program.

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October 3, 2016

In Case You Missed It

By Maroon Editorial Board

The Maroon looks back on some of the notable news stories of the past year.

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May 26, 2016

SUBMISSIONS

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