Alex Chen

I feel a great sense of awe whenever I meet somebody who claims to work by reason alone, who claims that all things will eventually be knowable by means of the human rational faculty and who is only too happy ...

Ever since I have come to Emory, I have been bombarded with the term “liberal arts,” and until recently, a satisfactory definition as to what they include has completely eluded me. It is true that I have encountered numerous people ...

                  I wish to speak of the condition of what I consider to be “unfreedom” in modern societies. There are two broad forms under which a society may be considered “unfree” in ...

I have never understood the notion of college rankings. It is unfortunate that so many people relate a school’s ranking to the potential held within for prospective students. Ranking can only express what is statistically measurable. Students’ experiences cannot be reduced to quantitative ...