The Michigan Daily

Written by me

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Immunizing Michigan“,  The Michigan Daily, January 15, 2014.

B Belmont. “Why we feel cold“, The Michigan Daily, November 14, 2013.

B Belmont. “The problem with ghosts“, The Michigan Daily, October 31, 2013.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “(Over)protecting student privacy“,  The Michigan Daily, October 17, 2013.

B Belmont. “Scalia and his devil“, The Michigan Daily, October 17, 2013.

B Belmont. “Asking the right questions“, The Michigan Daily, October 3, 2013.

B Belmont and I Dillingham. “Quiet giant: How the University of Michigan Health System tackles a changing landscape”, The Michigan Daily, October 2, 2013.

B Belmont. “Our bodies, our donations”, The Michigan Daily, September 19, 2013.

B Belmont. “I pledge no allegiance”, The Michigan Daily, September 9, 2013.

B Belmont. “A heartbreaking tale of slowness”, The Michigan Daily, September 4, 2013.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “A city in its own right: Downtown revitalization should be a priority for Ann Arbor“, The Michigan Daily, April 7, 2013.

B Belmont. “The lives of mice and men“, The Michigan Daily, March 1, 2013.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Scientific accessibility: Obama opens up federally funded research to the public“, The Michigan Daily, March 1, 2013.

B Belmont. “The stories of science”, The Michigan Daily, February 27, 2013.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Dropping science (funding): Sequestration could seriously hurt University research“, The Michigan Daily, February 25, 2013.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Racism in disguise: Abolish offensive American Indian mascots locally“, The Michigan DailyFebruary 21, 2013.

B Belmont. “Science journalism: the boring and the bombastic”, The Michigan Daily, February 19, 2013.

B Belmont. “Parlez-vous Python?” The Michigan Daily, February 13, 2013.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Branded for life: Sex offenders need rehabilitation, not public shaming“, The Michigan Daily, February 5, 2013.

B Belmont. “Freedom from race”, The Michigan Daily, January 31, 2013.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Scout’s hypocrisy: Boy Scouts should end anti-gay policies organization-wide” The Michigan Daily, January 31, 2013.

B Belmont. “By the numbers”, The Michigan Daily, December 6, 2012.

B Belmont. “Keep science secular”, The Michigan Daily, November 29, 2012.

B Belmont. “Pseudoscience, real money”, The Michigan Daily, November 14, 2012.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “DIY government: Voting essential to maintain democracyThe Michigan Daily, November 6, 2012.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “System of a down: Polarized politics limit democratic process“, The Michigan Daily, November 1, 2012.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Community service: Local post-secondary education deserves funding“, The Michigan Daily, October 26, 2012.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Driving toward the future: Driverless cars should be legalized, innovated in Michigan“, The Michigan DailyOctober 10, 2012.

On behalf of the Editorial Board. “Internet opens education: Take advantage of free online courses“, The Michigan Daily, September 25, 2012.

 

Editorials in which I served as an Editorial Board Member

  1. Bring students together: Encourage international/domestic integration, November 9, 2012.
  2. Deserved defense: Legal counsel shouldn’t vary throughout Michigan, November 12, 2012.
  3. Time to follow suit: Same-sex marriage should be legalized nationally, November 13, 2012.
  4. Small steps to legalization: Regulate marijuana like alcohol on federal level, November 14, 2012.
  5. Students for regent: Board should amend its bylaws to allow oversight, November 15, 2012.
  6. Ban overturned: Affirmative action no longer prohibited in Michigan, November 16, 2012.
  7. Keep out the corporate: Next president must put student interests first, November 19, 2012.
  8. STEM surplus: More emphasis needed on other fields of study, November 20, 2012.
  9. Private mail: Drastic measures must be taken to save USPS, November 21, 2012.
  10. Too big to succeed: Big Ten is only benefitting financial interests, November 26, 2012.
  11. Stem cell support needed: Michigan should invest in innovative research, November 27, 2012.
  12. Suggested secession: CSG and RSG’s interests don’t always align, November 28, 2012.
  13. Improving education: Reform is needed to Michigan’s public schools, November 29, 2012.
  14. Picking the provost: Successor should follow Hanlon’s example, November 30, 2012.
  15. ‘Pure’ tourism: State should capitalize on natural resources, December 3, 2012.
  16. Working the system: Fraternity’s allegations serious cause for concern, December 4, 2012.
  17. A healthy exchange: State care exchanges provide perfect competition, December 5, 2012.
  18. Stricter gun control: Don’t allow open season for private sellers, December 6, 2012.
  19. Sit down, Brandon: Athletic director must listen to advisory board, December 7, 2012.
  20. Don’t talk and drive: Cell phone law not comprehensive enough, December 7, 2012.
  21. Right-to-work won’t work: Consequences for unions may be dire, December 10, 2012.
  22. In transit: Regional plans should benefit all counties, December 11, 2012.
  23. Make resolutions a reality: New goals for leaders at all levels, January 9, 2013.
  24. Only part of there equation: Calculation of colleges’ rankings are flawed, January 10, 2013.
  25. Community first: Make renewable energy an inclusive process, January 11, 2013.
  26. Timely transit: Federal funding for railway is a good start, January 14, 2013.
  27. Keep going green: Obama must keep promises on the environment, January 15, 2013.
  28. Purely partisan: Right-to-work and Pure Michigan don’t mix, January 16, 2013.
  29. Blurry vision: Snyder needs to be more concrete in 2013, January 17, 2013.
  30. Insuring cooperation: New state department should boost economy, January 22, 2013.
  31. Straighten priorities, not roads: Snyder misplaces $1 billion in Michigan roads, January 22, 2013.
  32. A clear option: ‘U’ should invest in higher resolution cameras, January 23, 2013.
  33. Up in (fire)arms: Gun ownership should stay public information, January 24, 2013.
  34. Advanced (dis)placement: Denial of AP credit at Dartmouth will cost students, January 25, 2013.
  35. Acknowledged service: Women in combat is progressive, but precautions needed, January 28, 2013.
  36. Saved by the Belle: State management of Detroit park may boost economy, January 29, 2013.
  37. Equal funding, unequal opportunity: Comprehensive education reform is needed in Michigan, January 30, 2013.
  38. Scout’s hypocrisy: Boy Scouts should end anti-gay policies organization-wide, January 31, 2013. (Written by me.)
  39. Let’s get high: New high-rise apartment buildings can benefit Ann Arbor, February 1, 2013.
  40. InterVarsity inclusion: Regardless of faith, club leadership should be open to all, February 4, 2013.
  41. Branded for life: Sex offenders need rehabilitation, not public shaming, February 5, 2013. (Written by me.)
  42. Costly duplicates: A central grant database for public research should be created, February 6, 2013.
  43. In the driver’s seat: Issuing IDs is just the beginning of immigration reform, February 7, 2013.
  44. Open for debate: Universities should promote forums for controversial issues, February 8, 2013.
  45. Breaking down the budget: Snyder’s proposal has potential, but some funding is misplaced, February 11, 2013.
  46. Funding the future: Gov. Snyder needs to redirect budget emphasis on education, February 12, 2013.
  47. Stating the obvious: Obama’s speech demands common sense from Congress, February 13, 2013.
  48. ¿Adios, español?: Michigan students need a globalized learning experience, February 14, 2013.
  49. Legislative misfire: Michigan Republicans want concealed weapons in schools, February 15, 2013.
  50. Quality over quantity: CSG should focus on broad, progressive goals in the future, February 18, 2013.
  51. A higher purpose: Michigan Supreme Court’s rigid ruling will hurt patients in need, February 19, 2013.
  52. Open(er) housing: Gender-neutral options should be campus-wide, February 20, 2013.
  53. Racism in disguise: Abolish offensive American Indian mascots locally, February 21, 2013. (Written by me.)
  54. Prevent Pell Grant fraud: Colleges and universities must create policies to stop abuse, February 22, 2013.
  55. Dropping science (funding): Sequestration could seriously hurt University research, February 25, 2013. (Written by me.)
  56. Juvenile, but harmless: Controversy surrounding Pike pictures misses the point, February 26, 2013. (The same issue in which President Barack Obama submitted a Viewpoint.)
  57. Keep Ann Arbor weird: Restructuring of art program preserves the city’s vibrant culture, February 27, 2013.
  58. Own up to reality: University policies must accept severity of sexual assault, February 28, 2013.
  59. Scientific accessibility: Obama opens up federally funded research to the public, March 1, 2013. (Written by me.)
  60. Misguided management: Emergency financial manager wrong decision for Detroit, March 11, 2013.
  61. Scoring the scorecard: White House tool is a good step, but incomplete and misleading, March 12, 2013.
  62. Essential expansion: Michigan Republicans should follow Governor Snyder’s lead and expand Medicaid, March 13, 2013.
  63. Aiding financial aid: The University should direct donations to combat tuition costs, March 14, 2013.
  64. Bad business: Grading policies should be consistent across campus, March 15, 2013.
  65. Consequential inaction: Congress needs to compromise and pass a budget, March 18, 2013.
  66. Online learning, to a degree: Michigan should give college credit for MOOC completion, March 19, 2013.
  67. Colleges, not corporations: University presidents need to focus on education first, March 20, 2013.
  68. Vote Osborn and Sakwa: forUM platform commits to activism and student life, March 21, 2013.
  69. Give students a say: Selecting commencement speakers should be more inclusive, March 22, 2013.
  70. Politics over sound policy: School funding is once again at risk in the state of Michigan, March 25, 2013.
  71. Communicating safety: Federal law didn’t serve students best in stopping crime, March 26, 2013.
  72. Take the ‘U’ out of fossil fuel: New CSG leadership must focus on sustainability, March 27, 2013.
  73. Equal work, equal tuition: Regents should put tuition equality debate behind them, March 28, 2013.
  74. Put a pause on fracking: The public and researchers need to be better informed of risks, March 29, 2013.
  75. Petty politics: CSG should focus on serving students, not suits, April 1, 2013.
  76. Keep speech free: Colleges shouldn’t stifle dialogue – offensive or not, April 2, 2013.
  77. Funding mental health: The University and CSG need to make sure CAPS is well-funded, April 3, 2013.
  78. Coding for success: University should introduce more creative interdisciplinary courses, April 4, 2013.
  79. Enabling the disabled: The University needs to make a clear effort to accommodate all students, April 5, 2013.
  80. A city in its own right: Downtown revitalization should be a priority for Ann Arbor, April 8, 2013. (Written by me.)
  81. Covert (in)action: Transparency should guide administrative decisions, not cover-ups, April 9, 2013.
  82. Artificially intelligent writing: Essay grading systems shouldn’t replace human judgment, April 10, 2013.
  83. Don’t block the vote: Legislation limiting the college vote is misguided, April 11, 2013.
  84. Consistency with contraception: States should be more committed to reproductive rights, April 12, 2013.
  85. Students for city council: Mixed Use Party may fill a void in Ann Arbor politics, April 15, 2013.
  86. ‘Illegal’ no more: Changes in Associated Press style guide on the right side of history, April 16, 2013.
  87. Restore democracy: Dingell’s bill to prohibit corporate campaign financing deserves support, April 17, 2013.
  88. Time to build a better Michigan: Regents should support recreational facilities renovation, April 18, 2013.
  89. Strike the drones: Michigan’s legislature should put a ban on drone use, April 19, 2013.
  90. On the wrong side of history: Public college requirements should encourage broad learning, April 22, 2013.
  91. ’12–’13 Edgar Awards, April 23, 2013.
  92. The summer, condensed: Wrapping up the last four months of University city and state news, September 3, 2013.
  93. Common Core, common sense: It’s time to focus on educating students and end ideological debates, September 4, 2013.
  94. Thank you, Mr. Ross: Moving forward, development focus must be financial aid, September 5, 2013.
  95. Unfair and under-regulated: The University needs to. take initiative toward unpaid internships, September 6, 2013.
  96. Shifting the burden: New sexual misconduct policy gives more responsibility to ‘U’, September 9, 2013.
  97. Sobering guidance: Intervention, not punishment, is key to helping addicted students, September 10, 2013.
  98. New search, no students: Students must pressure administration for a voice in big decisions, September 11, 2013.
  99. Dismiss stop-and-frisk: Racially divisive policy has no place in Detroit, September 12, 2013.
  100. Invest in second chances: Michigan Prisoner Reentry Initiative shouldn’t be cut, September 13, 2013.
  101. Don’t adopt this bill: State-funded agencies shouldn’t be allowed to discriminate, September 16, 2013.
  102. Are all donations equal?: Donors’ wishes should align with student preferences, September 17, 2013.
  103. Success with social bonds?: Michigan should be cautious with this program, September 18, 2013.
  104. Encourage entrepreneurship: Universities should offer [to] financially support student innovation, September 19, 2013.
  105. Tying funding to income: The Texas State Technical College’s plan is detrimental to education, September 20, 2013.
  106. Another change, no input: Consulting students on policy changes shouldn’t be an afterthought, September 23, 2013.
  107. (Don’t) shut it down: Political ultimatums are a poor excuse for politics and governance, September 24, 2013.
  108. Bad policy, bad logic: Michigan’s defense of ban on adoption by same-sex couples is baseless, September 25, 2013.
  109. Divest Ann Arbor: Reducing investments in fossil fuels should be University, city priority, September 26, 2013.
  110. Poorly performed funding: Wayne State is being punished for its unique student body, September 27, 2013.
  111. One successful nerd?: Snyder should stand up against the Tea Party for moderate values, September 30, 2013.
  112. Know your debt: Students should learn about loan repayment options early on, October 1, 2013.
  113. Sufficient funds yet lack of safety: The Athletic Department should ensure that their programs are safe, October 2, 2013.
  114. Dollars for dining: Targeted scholarships address needs of lower-income students, October 3, 2013.
  115. No city left behind: The state of Michigan needs to take the lead in repairing Detroit, October 4, 2013.
  116. New president, new priorities: Mary Sue Coleman’s replacement, October 7, 2013.
  117. Retain and revitalize: New bill can help prevent outsourcing of Michigan’s college graduates, October 8, 2013.
  118. Federal inaction, local effects: The shutdown could have huge ramifications for higher education, October 9, 2013.
  119. Recalculating route …: New off-campus bus plan is step in a safe direction, October 10, 2013.
  120. A minor compensation: Alternative solutions should be created for young athletes, October 11, 2013.
  121. Closing channels, adding burdens: The U.S. Supreme Court should favor inclusive governance, October 16, 2013.
  122. (Over)protecting student privacy: Reasonable access to student data is beneficial to education research, October 17, 2013.
  123. Ignoring research, wasting time: Studies show same-sex marriages aren’t harmful to children, October 18, 2013.
  124. Survey says…:Athletic Department should seek student input proactively, October 21, 2013.
  125. Don’t get testy: A bill to tie unemployment to drug testing goes too far, October 22, 2013.
  126. The battle for donor equality: A federal ban on gay men donating blood is scientifically flawed, October 23, 2013.
  127. New York, New York: Regents trip to NYC further diminishes students’ involvement, October 24, 2013.
  128. No more NERD: Snyder’s refusal to disclose donor names fails public obligation, October 25, 2013.
  129. Lowering tuition, expanding opportunities: Wayne State’s new policy will boost student population in Detroit, October 28, 2013.
  130. What the frack?: Fracking regulation isn’t an alternative for alternative energy, October 29, 2013.
  131. Show me the money: Ads with anonymous donors are problematic in elections, October 30, 2013.
  132. Move forward fairly with FAFSA: Lack of transparency leaves some students at a disadvantage, October 31, 2013.
  133. An unnecessary gamble: Detroit is not in the position to take on more debt at this time, November 1, 2013.
  134. Vote Hayner, Kunelsman, Westphal, YES on Proposal 1, November 4, 2013.
  135. Don’t idle on idling: City Council needs new tactic to spread anti-idling campaign, November 5, 2013.
  136. Keep your head in the game: Neurologists should be on standby for all NCAA football games, November 6, 2013.
  137. Restoring trust in Detroit’s leaders: The mayor is still the chief administrator and proponent of the city, November 7, 2013.
  138. Communicating responsibilities: Tenants will now be ticketed directly for any accrued fines, November 8, 2013.
  139. Following cities’ lead: Anti-discrimination legislation should be adopted at all levels, November 11, 2013.
  140. Listening to the homeless: Long- and short-term solutions needed for persistent problem, November 12, 2013.
  141. Taking a stand on trafficking: State’s efforts to end the human rights violation warrant support, November 13, 2013.
  142. Interdisciplinary innovation: One-credit mini-courses give students exposure to real-world issues, November 14, 2013.
  143. Transparency through information freedom: Bill provides citizens with realistic access to government records, November 15, 2013.
  144. Uprooted without engagement: University administration shouldn’t suppress staff input, November 18, 2013.
  145. Fair use(ful): Greenlighting Google Books keeps education open and accessible, November 19, 2013.
  146. Smarter streets: Local ordinance dangerous to both drivers and pedestrians, November 20, 2013.
  147. Claiming the court: Shifting power away from Ingham County court is a political move, November 21, 2013.
  148. Re-evaluating R&E requirement: The University should require a freshman class on identity issues, November 22, 2013.
  149. Statewide student safety: School evacuation plans should be comprehensive and accessible, November 25, 2013.
  150. Universal security standards: The University should develop a program to increase party safety, November 26, 2013.
  151. More meals, less flexibility: The University should offer more options for student dining plans, November 27, 2013.
  152. Accessible AP: Michigan needs to open college preparatory courses to diverse students, December 2, 2013.
  153. Abort the special interests: Legislature should defer to voters on health insurance proposal, December 3, 2013.
  154. Higher wages, better living: Raising the minimum wage can revitalize Michigan’s economy, December 4, 2013.
  155. Protecting Detroit’s retirees: Bankruptcy decision threatens the future of the pension program, December 5, 2103.
  156. Cutting the ties: It’s time for the dissolution of the EAA and EMU’s involvement, December 6, 2013.
  157. A healthier transition: Michigan’s Medicaid expansion gives needed support to ex-inmates, December 9, 2013.
  158. Reevaluating evaluations: Centralizing course information has benefits for professors and students, December 10, 2013.
  159. Improving prison life: Michigan must reassess living conditions and sentencing guidelines, December 11, 2013.
  160. Buying democracy: Snyder introduces bill that reduces transparency in campaign donations, January 8, 2014.
  161. Risk without reward: Michigan’s DEQ needs to redefine its environmental standards, January 9, 2014.
  162. Failing ‘Pure Michigan’: Governor Snyder must block the shipment of tar sands across the Great Lakes, January 10, 2014.
  163. Supporting student-athletes: Closing the graduation gap requires personalized support for athletes, January 13, 2014.
  164. Investing in the future: The state’s budgetary surplus is an opportunity to invest in the future, January 14, 2014.
  165. Immunizing Michigan: The University should require vaccinations for the safety of students, January 15, 2014. (Written by me.)
  166. Life after parole: Michigan bill will certify parolee employment eligibility, January 16, 2014.
  167. Emergency re-evaluation: The ‘U’ needs to have a definitive policy in place for emergencies, January 21, 2014.
  168. Yale blues(book): Universities should create student friendly course databases, January 23, 2014.
  169. Our view: A leader eager for a challenge, January 27, 2014. (Front page, first time as first-named Board Member)
  170. Fueling Detroit’s comeback: Governor Snyder should not allow Detroit to flounder without state aid, January 28, 2014.
  171. A suspect separation: In order to clear itself of suspicion, the ‘U’ must be transparent, January 29, 2014.
  172. Moving ‘forward’ again: Obama must follow through on issues affecting University students, January 30, 2014.
  173. A shameful response: The University’s failure to respond to public pressure is unacceptable, January 31, 2014.
  174. Opening the door to Detroit: Snyder’s plan to issue 50,000 visas will help Detroit grow, February 3, 2014.
  175. Student-athletes deserve a voice: The NCAA needs to listen to and address the concerns of athletes, February 4, 2014.
  176. Readdressing life sentences: The state legislature should approve resentencing hearings for juveniles, February 5, 2014.
  177. Clearing the air: Smoking ordinance should be approved to promote community health, February 6, 2014.
  178. Bridging a lack of access: The NITC is a necessary investment for Michigan’s future, February 7, 2014.
  179. A good first step: Snyder’s budget plan increases funding, but leaves green energy behind, February 10, 2014.
  180. Expand educational excellence: Snyder must encourage schools to adopt the IB programme, February 11, 2014.
  181. Strengthening LGBTQ support: The ‘U’ should fortify and increase advocacy programs on campus, February 12, 2014.
  182. A slippery situation: Ann Arbor should re-evaluate sidewalk clearance laws, February 13, 2014.
  183. Equal treatment for all students: Transgender children must be respected in public school policies, February 14, 2014.
  184. A SMART(er) option: Michigan should pass bill for a more affordable student loan plan, February 17, 2014.
  185. Cultivating the economy: Farm bill will improve Michigan agricultural sector, February 18, 2014.
  186. A better balance: Universities should ensure researchers can effectively teach classes, February 19, 2014.
  187. Predatory banking: The ‘U’ needs to be transparent in its partnership with TCF, February 20, 2014.
  188. Standardizing medical dosage: The initiative to normalize medicine must be backed by Snyder, February 21, 2014.
  189. Donating to school priorities: The regents need to push donors to fund University priorities, February 24, 2014.
  190. Pedaling to a better future: The ArborBike program will benefit students and reduce pollution, February 25, 2014.
  191. Changing Greek party culture: The University should better educate students on alcohol dangers, February 26, 2014.
  192. Pushing past Prop 2: The ‘U’ must do more to raise minority enrollment despite legal barriers, February 27, 2014.
  193. Updating an outdated law: Michigan must include the LGBTQ community in the ELCRA, February 28, 2014.
  194. A modern family: Michigan’s ban on gay marriage is outdated and overdue on reform, March 10, 2014.
  195. Removing the R-word: Michigan legislature commendably removes term to promote inclusion, March 11, 2014.
  196. An edible alternative Medical marijuana should be available in non-smokable forms for patients, March 11, 2014.
  197. Opening closed doors: University decisions should be made in the public sphere, March 12, 2014.
  198. Pothole problems: Michigan needs to allocate more funding to maintain Michigan roads, March 13, 2014.
  199. Expanding community college access: Michigan needs to expand financial aid to increase accessibility, March 14, 2014.
  200. An alternate (PATH)way: Community service should be another option to maintain welfare benefits, March 17, 2014.
  201. A punishment to fit the crime: The ‘U’ needs to adopt stricter sanctions for forced sexual penetration, March 18, 2014.
  202. (Re)duding prenatal care: Michigan should fund both roads and infant mortality prevention, March 19, 2014.
  203. Prioritizing minors’ health: E-cigarette sales to minors should be banned, but not classified as tobacco, March 20, 2014.
  204. Let’s talk about race: University departments should open discussion on race, March 21, 2014.
  205. Investing in the environment: The University should consider proposal to divest from fossil fuels, March 24, 2014.
  206. A presumptuous policy: The state legislature should focus on employment rather than drug testing, March 25, 2014.
  207. Vote FORUM: The Michigan Daily editorial board endorses Manes and Abraham, March 26, 2014.
  208. An ethical investment: The ‘U’ must monitor the moral consequences of its financial commitments, March 27, 2014.
  209. Staying behind the times: Michigan’s government should support same-sex marriage decision, March 28, 2014.
  210. Turning a new page: The ‘U’ should utilize open-source textbooks, March 31, 2014.
  211. Enabling campus: The ‘U’ should provide more resources and information on disabilities, April 1, 2014.
  212. Focus on the issues: The trivial antics during CSG elections are detrimental to students, April 2, 2014.
  213. Keep the lakes great: Michigan needs to enact stricter legislation on oil transportation, April 3, 2014.
  214. Building Detroit’s foundation: The new bankruptcy plan addresses important basic needs for the city, April 4, 2014.
  215. Credit where credit is due: University policy on transfer credit will help students economically, April 7, 2014.
  216. Recognizing gifted students: Developing academic talent is imperative to Michigan’s future, April 8, 2014.
  217. Investing in safety: The University should promote and enforce ethical business practices, April 9, 2014.
  218. A matter of morals: Michigan shouldn’t need need an economic basis to ban discrimination, April 10, 2014.
  219. Celebrating mental wellness: The University should help CAPS expand its event offerings, April 11, 2014.
  220. Renovating Detroit: Duggan’s proposal will strengthen and help the Detroit community, April 14, 2014.
  221. Awarding artistic expression: The University should continue recognizing its student groups, April 15, 2014.
  222. Registration information: The U should provide more support and information during backpacking, April 16, 2014.
  223. Keeping it clean: Michigan should invest more money into clean energy research, April 17, 2014.
  224. Fighting Molly (and other drugs): Education and treatment are the best way to combat drug use on campus, April 18, 2014.
  225. Renovating campus connections: The new North Campus Grove project will promote a sense of community, April 21, 2014.
  226. ’13-’14 Edgar Awards: Throwing shade and underpaid since 2003, April 22, 2014.
  227. A full house: The ‘U’ should plan ahead for student overflow, September 10, 2014.
  228. The housing headache: As students scramble, help is needed to navigate the housing market, September 11, 2014.
  229. Never too safe: Additional emergency precautions can save lives in future crises, September 12, 2014.
  230. “Yes means yes”: New policy and legislation can prevent future sexual assaults, September 17, 2014.
  231. It’s on all of us: The sexual assault epidemic has persisted for far too long, September 23, 2014.
  232. A crisis of ignorance: Sexual assault on campus can be reduced through education, September 24, 2014.
  233. Evaluating our policies: The process of investigating sexual assaults lacks transparency, September 26, 2014.
  234. Too little, too late: The ‘U’ must make students its first priority on and off the field, October 1, 2014.
  235. A cohesive strategy: White House must provide tangible actions against sexual assault, October 2, 2014.