For any reporter or writer of a newsworthy publication, journalistic integrity should be the most important thing to consider when writing a piece.
One thing that has struck me since high school is that students, myself included, tend to care about “who has the most to do” or “who has the worst week ahead.”
When I told people I was going to college in North Carolina, one of the most common responses (aside from the obligatory congratulations) was “how are you going to handle the different culture, considering North Carolina is in the South?”
Earlier this week, California raised the minimum wage from $10 to $15 after three years of the “Fight for 15” campaign.
This past Sunday, everyone went crazy when Leonardo DiCaprio finally won an Oscar for Best Actor after six nominations.
In the past few weeks a backlash has been seen, namely against two women — Gloria Steinem and Madeline Albright — for both essentially saying that women should vote for Hillary Clinton because she is a woman.
Caitlin Herlihy also contributed to this article.
We are told that in order to succeed, we need to fail. We are told that success comes from learning from our mistakes and that we grow as students and as people as a result.
When we first come to college, we have a blank slate. We have nothing tying us down to who we were in high school and no obligations (other than to attend class). We can be whoever we want to be and do almost whatever we want to do. We have a copious amount of free […]
When I am scrolling through my Instagram and Twitter feeds, I’ve recently noticed that I follow a lot of people I do not know — sometimes on purpose.
We live in a time where stereotypes are at the forefront of our lives. We categorize everyone, not always knowingly, and we make assumptions about them.
I recently watched Miss Representation, a documentary about how women are portrayed in the media and how the media has skewed the way women and men perceive women. The film focused on the media’s representation of women professionally and socially. Take a look at many of the female news anchors. Most of them are dressed in […]
We are always looking towards the future: looking for the perfect high school, college, job, spouse, apartment and so on. We always say that we work now to be happy later. But when do we actually live? When do we actually live in the moment without worrying about the future? I’ve been saying that I […]
We live in a time where our focus is dominated by social media. We constantly check Twitter, Instagram, Yik Yak, Snapchat and more to stay up to date on the latest happenings. Walking around campus, I frequently see students walking with their heads locked on their phones, not noticing where they are going. There are […]