Opinion

The Wheel Debates are written by members of the Barkley Forum. The views argued below do not necessarily reflect each debater’s personal opinions.

I burst out laughing when I read the headline on Madison Stephens’ Sept. 12 op-ed: “Studying English at Emory a Worthwhile Endeavor.” It sounds like an Onion headline. Does this ...

When Emory Professor of Law Paul J. Zwier II said the N-word while discussing the 1967 case of Fisher v. Carrousel Motor Hotel, Inc., he crossed a line. Zwier did ...

Ever since I received my Emory acceptance last December, I had been anticipating the Carter Town Hall; the chance to hear from a former U.S. president in person seldom occurs. ...

The closely watched lawsuit against Harvard University (Mass.)’s “holistic” admissions practices could endanger decades of precedent of that allow the use of race in college admissions, especially with President Donald ...

Last year’s spring election for College Council and the Student Government Association (SGA) saw chaos and incompetence on behalf of the Elections Board, which ultimately led to the resignations of ...

The U.S. Department of Education’s proposed changes to Title IX, the federal civil rights law passed to ensure gender equity in education, would have deleterious effects on student safety here ...

From walking by the weekly farmer’s market on Cox Bridge to using the new waste disposal system, students are constantly confronted with “sustainability,” the buzzword of Emory’s campus. High-ranking sustainability ...

From the time I committed to Emory for my undergraduate education, a prevalent, almost unavoidable sentiment has lurked behind conversations with classmates and prospective friends. I couldn’t begin to recount ...