Not speaking our parents’ native language fluently is not a result of our personal failures but rather the result of our circumstances and upbringing, argues Alexander Chao PO ‘25.
Author: Alexander Chao
OPINION: We need to let go of our idea of ‘genius’
We must acknowledge the gender bias that the word “genius” carries and the unintended effect it creates in propagating negative stereotypes against women, writes Alexander Chao PO ‘25.
OPINION: Nostalgia can be good for you, if done right
Don’t be so quick to dismiss your feelings of nostalgia, writes Alexander Chao PO ’25.
OPINION: Online school can work, if done right
Online class, as a supplement to in-person learning, has more potential to enrich students’ education than we may realize, writes Alexander Chao PO ’25.
OPINION: Why self-help books can’t compete with interpersonal connections
OPINION: Self-help books, despite being designed to help people solve their personal problems without relying on others, cannot help as much as they promise, writes Alexander Chao PO ’25.
OPINION: Gamification can be a solution to improved health
Gamification can be instrumental in transforming our relationship with health and motivating us to engage in healthy behaviors, writes Alexander Chao PO ‘25.