Op-Ed: Representation Is Not Just a Fad

Op-Ed: Representation Is Not Just a Fad

In this beautiful world we live in, there is not just one species, one genus, and one sole culture. Diversity is a strength not a…

5 Great TV Shows with Diverse Representation

5 Great TV Shows with Diverse Representation

As I’m sure you already know, media has a great influence on our perception of the world, and television is certainly not exempt from this….

Op-Ed: A High Schooler’s Guide to Gender Bias

Op-Ed: A High Schooler’s Guide to Gender Bias

What is gender bias and how does it affect us? When a person makes assumptions about another’s behavior, preferences and abilities based only on their…

Op-Ed: Why We Should Listen to Emma Watson

Op-Ed: Why We Should Listen to Emma Watson

“If not me, who? If not now, when?” This is the question that Emma Watson posed in her United Nations speech concerning gender inequality. Some of…

3 Important Things You Need to Know About Diversity In College

3 Important Things You Need to Know About Diversity In College

Going to college, like many other life transitions, comes with vast and various changes. You’re no longer around the same 50-500 people in your graduating…

3 Things I Learned from Tumblr

3 Things I Learned from Tumblr

I made one of the worst and best decision in the 9th grade. I signed up for a Tumblr account. Ever since then, I have…

‘Lean In’: A Book Review

‘Lean In’: A Book Review

I first learned of “Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead” by Sheryl Sandberg after I posted her 2010 TED Talk in The Prospect’s…

Op-Ed: Going at the Gender Binary

Op-Ed: Going at the Gender Binary

As a queer woman who dresses and acts more masculine than society expects of me, judgmental behavior is something I am forced to deal with…

The Power of Gender Stereotypes, Especially in High School

The Power of Gender Stereotypes, Especially in High School

“Ada, where are your patented Nike shoes?” “You read books by Arthur Conon Doyle? I thought those books are targeted towards a male audience…” “Ew,…

Op-Ed: Petite, Female, Minority; Stereotypes Exist and You Can’t Tell Me Otherwise

Op-Ed: Petite, Female, Minority; Stereotypes Exist and You Can’t Tell Me Otherwise

I hear the following lines several times in multiple variations: “Are you sure you can handle that?” “Oh, look at you being all on top…

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