Raghav Rao


World Lit to Wikileaks

Crititcal skills learned in the College are critical to finding truth.


May 31, 2013

No money, mo’ problems

Unpaid internships break the law and perpetuate inequality, but those in power aren’t complaining.


May 17, 2013

A sport for sport’s sake

German footballing dominance over Spain shows how sports’ beauty can be corrupted by the political.


May 3, 2013

Home field advantage

UChicago athletics offer all the beauty of sports with none of the usual drawbacks of being in the stands.


April 19, 2013

SASA show a surface-level affair

South Asian Students Association’s cultural program hardly lives up to its name.


April 4, 2013

We Have Met the Committee and It Is They

The Committee on Social Thought is one of UChicago's signature programs. Its members you've probably read in your Core classes. Its students have likely been your professors. But it's as hard to define as it is prestigious.


March 12, 2013

Representative example

We act appropriately when representing institutions—why not do the same when acting on our own?


February 28, 2013

Knowledge bombs away

The best professors offer students epiphanic moments that can lead to self-realization, new worldview.


February 14, 2013

B.A.ne of our existence?

For fourth-years, thesis offers both daunting challenge and chance to reinvent oneself.


February 1, 2013

Lowering the Lance

Armstrong’s lies should not overshadow the undeniable good done by his foundation.


January 17, 2013