Category: Op-Eds

European Monetary Union should prove a boon to all nations involved

Next month, 11 European nations will venture into the unknown. Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Ireland, Finland and Austria will inaugurate the European Monetary Union (EMU) in just a few weeks.

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Republicans repeating impeachment mistake

I bounced a check last week. Do you know how stupid you feel when you hear from the bank about bouncing a check?

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Our campus, our community?

Through the academic work that we do, and the millions of organizations in which we invest our talents, we isolate ourselves more and more each day within our own sheltered community, the College community.

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School violence sensationalized by media

ALARMING ESCALATION IN MEDIA HYPE PORTENDS DEMISE OF REPUTABLE JOURNALISM Well, that may be an overstatement.

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Changes needed at Goodrich Student Center

While it would be ideal for Goodrich to be an entirely student-run operation, the realities of the rigorous academic demands on a Williams student make that ideal unattainable.

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Constitutional claims override common sense

I doubt that anyone has ever heard of Zachary Hood. Zachary, now eight years old, is in third grade and is a good reader.

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True honor always stronger than dishonor

When I first arrived at Williams, I did not think too much about the Honor Code. It seemed like sort of a neat idea, but not a big deal.

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Better enforcement needed for Honor Code to work well

Cheaters. They pass off other people’s work as their own. And they are on campus. Contrary to what some people may think, this is not an argument for changing the Honor Code.

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Honor code guidelines need to be discussed, not changed

I am a senior, with three years of large, introductory premed science classes behind me, and I can honestly say that I have never been witness to any foul play in the context of midterm examinations.

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Writing at Williams needs to be re-visioned

At Williams, as at other similar academic institutions across the country, the analytical essay has long been vaunted as the primary tool of evaluation and expression.

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