The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

Letters to the Editor

Online textbooks aid students in the end

By September 9, 2009

Editor:The Utah Student Association was recently criticized in Liz Carlston's column for its "short-term" ideas on combating the excessive prices of textbooks ("Online textbooks hurt students in the end,"...

Racism at the U is shameful

By September 9, 2009

Editor:I'm proud to be an alumnus of the U8212;except when I'm ashamed. Yesterday, while visiting the campus, my wife heard an employee at the Red Onion Cafe refer to an African-American woman as "flat-nose"...

Ute fans should stop game-day harassment

By September 9, 2009

Editor:I am and always will be a Ute fan but continually get frustrated with the behavior of other Ute fans who feel they can disrespect other teams and their fans. My niece is an Aggie and attended the...

Deesing?s article was spot on

By September 9, 2009

Editor:I appreciated Jonathan (Deesing)'s insights in his opinion piece about Gov. Huntsman ("Huntsman a model for open-mindedness" Sept. 2). I have had similar feelings over the past couple of years,...

Online textbooks don?t hurt students

By September 9, 2009

Editor:This is in reference to Liz Carlston's column ("Online textbooks hurt students in the end," Sept. 3). The author failed to address all aspects of one of the most important issues to the students....

Transportation fair good place to learn about the issues

By August 28, 2009

Editor:Wow! Thursday's opinion page is all about lack of parking on campus, construction impeding commuting to and while on campus and even a poll on commuting options. On Tuesday, Sept. 1 you can learn...

U events hinder student parking

By August 27, 2009

Editor:As a student, I have become increasingly irritated at the noticeable disregard for students. Unless I am mistaken, the U is an institute of higher learning, not an entertainment venue, so why is...

Illegal immigration wrong in every way

By April 28, 2009

Editor:Ronald Mortensen ("Immigration linked to identity theft," April 27) brings brilliant analysis to the debate concerning illegal aliens. But I have to question the "thinking" on why Utah law enforcement...

Obama proposal not change nor something to believe in

By April 28, 2009

Editor:Michael McFall's piece ("Obama set to increase Pell grants," April 27) unintentionally gave reason to pause. In the cited conference, Obama erred on the side of double-dealing by calling one of...

TRAX graffiti unfathomable, unacceptable

By April 27, 2009

Editor:I, like Liz Carlston ("Graffiti on TRAX can't be tolerated," April 23), am sick of all of the graffiti along the north-south TRAX route. I take TRAX at least three to five days per week and the...