Category Archives: Editorials

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Thoughts on the Transgender Policy

The Mountaineer provides personal insight into the transgender policy with an exclusive interview with Quinn Michaels.

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Why Poetry Matters

Carina Pizzano ’16 rediscovers her love for poetry.


Letter to My Freshman Self

Clare Glavin ’17 writes what she wishes she could have told her younger self.


Why Are We So Obsessed with College Admissions?

Three students have their own theories as to the cause of college admissions mania (hint: blame capitalism).


2016: An Election Like No Other

Presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump prove that times certainly are a-changing.


Parties, Underage Drinking, and Stupidity

Oleg Yakovets questions the traditions and merit of Greek life.


The Fandom Lives On

Potterheads, rejoice! Read about the much awaited prequel to the famed series.


Editors’ Picks

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The Vacant Seat

Justice Scalia’s death raises the stakes in an already pivotal election.


A Week Without Social Media

Ishani Mehta ‘18 shows us all how it’s done by quitting social media for a week.