Cyrus' "progressiveness" (if you can call it that) only happens at the expense of the hyper-sexualization and/or objectification of other women, usually of color.
How do you have “the talk” while making new friends: “Hey, I like you, but I voted for Romney — does that change your opinion of me?”
Athletics have come a long way at Emerson, but much of the student body sill lacks an appreciation for the strong program that has been growing here.
Don’t take sharing a video as inaction. Sometimes we’re too busy with the expectations of being a good student to do more than change our profile picture or share a video.
In order to end this nightmare for the region, the world needs to put Assad on the defensive. The only way this can be accomplished is through military strikes.
"Thank you, thank you, thank you for helping us re-open the campus in such a spirited and caring manner."
For students accustomed to a six-building campus that — situated adjacently — would span less than a city block, the inconvenience of living off-campus is a major issue.
An unengaged, uninformed, non-voting populace is a much more present threat than a handful of cases of voter fraud
In a fictional setting, these narcissistic characters serve as a mirror to highlight our faults.
Competitions like E3 place a spotlight on the college that goes beyond that which it usually gets from ProArts plays or film screenings. It’s a peek into the projects from students in a minor that goes unnoticed at a known arts school.
When an institution of higher education places a tangible financial value on a student’s athletic contribution compared to that of a writer or engineer, they are giving higher value to the body than the mind — fundamentally undermining the whole premise of an academy.
There’s an allure to college sports, a lust inherent in a lot of us for the school spirit that often comes with them, and it’s a shame that most of this comes at the expense of the athletes that provide it.
We must mourn, we must be outraged, we must remember—but we must not allow ourselves to be defined by fear. The best way to respond to this situation, to not let the attacker or attackers succeed, is to simply resume our normal lives.
I am the product of a single mother, who was unemployed for a majority of my college career and has two other children facing the financial burden of higher education
We witnessed the definition of what it means to be an Emersonian, a member of a close-knit community of thoughtful people who show that connections cut deeper than “networking”—they provide real care and support in times of crisis.