Ban the Box

Ban the Box

You may have read the words “The Admissions Opportunity Campaign” recently at tables around Frist or while scrolling through profile pictures on Facebook.
Midpoints

Midpoints

I spend this most recent Passover with my mother’s closest friend from high school and her family for the first time.
Neighbors with Nazis

Neighbors with Nazis

Fernand Lépinay is a friend of my grandparents who lives outside of the small town of Laigle in the rainy Orne department of Lower Normandy.
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Run

Run

Exercise—the thesis research of the future.
The Princeton Life

The Princeton Life

Throughout my first year at Princeton, I’ve felt haunted by a specter of inadequate productivity.
All American (Anti-) Hero

All American (Anti-) Hero

In the third episode of Netflix and Marvel’s new superhero show Daredevil, a man crushes in his enemy’s face by repeatedly smashing it with a bowling ball.
Freshman Reflections

Freshman Reflections

There’s something about everyone having their bedrooms right next to everyone else’s. It doesn’t create a sexually charged environment per se.
Peer Review

Peer Review

Since the beginning of time, editors at The Nassau Weekly have taken their pens to each other’s Common Application Essays. And yes, The Nassau Weekly has been around since the beginning of time. Here, in the billionth incarnation of this segment since the great Mother Nature birthed our tiny planet into its tiny and insignificant...
Orderliness

Orderliness

I am starting to become unsure about nonsense
We Are The Walrus

We Are The Walrus

My father and John Lennon.
Exfoliation

Exfoliation

Each morning I watch my form reflected in the mirror
Reading Between the Yard Lines

Reading Between the Yard Lines

Sex and product placement in Big Sean's "I Don't Fuck With You" music video.
Orange Pool Park

Orange Pool Park

An astonishing exchange with a poolside stranger.
Makkot 25a

Makkot 25a

Revelations

Revelations

The spirituality of sightseeing.