The Daily Iowan

Becca Bright
Becca Bright is a creative writing major at the UI. She is also an editorial board member of the DI. Her columns focus on student rights, local politics, and the LGTQ community.

Twitter: @beccaisbright

Becca Bright, Columnist

Jun 17, 2020
Opinion | White America needs an art history lesson (Story)
May 03, 2020
Opinion: Social media is saving local retail during COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
Opinion: Iowans shouldn’t have to pay rent during COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Opinion: Empathy can’t cure COVID-19, but it can prevent it (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Opinion: Low-income students deserve spring break, too (Story)
Mar 08, 2020
Opinion: Rape culture won’t stop women activists (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Opinion: Fight for the nomination now, vote for the nominee in November (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Opinion: This Super Tuesday is for second-choice Dems (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Opinion: Worry more about Pence, not the coronavirus (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
Opinion: Seasonal depression among UI students should be accommodated (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Opinion: Democrats can’t let Michael Bloomberg win the primary (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
Opinion: Voter suppression should be a top target of Iowa Democrats (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Opinion: The anonymity of the Academy Awards is elitist (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Opinion: Iowa shouldn’t panic about the coronavirus (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Opinion: Young people must make climate action a political priority (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Opinion: All University of Iowa students should take an earth science class (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
Opinion: Senator Elizabeth Warren should be Madam President (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
Opinion: Local grocery needs to become more affordable for students in Iowa City (Story)
Dec 10, 2019
Opinion: University Counseling Services should offer more long-term resources (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Opinion: Midterm course evaluations should be universal at the University of Iowa (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Opinion: Iowa must defend DACA recipients (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Opinion: Instagram’s removal of likes could benefit artists (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
Opinion: Student baristas are the heart of Iowa City (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
Opinion: University of Iowa should offer an astrology course (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Opinion: As a Texan, I’m thankful O’Rourke dropped out (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Opinion: UI communities are lacking in climate action (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Opinion: It’s good for UI students to get out of Iowa City (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Opinion: The Main Library should extend laptop-charger loans (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Opinion: The English-Philosophy Building needs to be improved (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Opinion: Young journalists can learn from the mistakes of the New York Times (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
Opinion: Shoplifting doesn’t just hurt local businesses (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Opinion: UI leaders must react to calls of climate strikers (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Opinion: Finding a safe queer environment for all of Iowa City (Story)