The detriment of using the n-word when you’re not black

This year’s Ignite the Night, Alpha Chi Lambda's annual charity event, was supposed to be a fabulous event for all of us. Yet, after...

Classes on diversity and social justice are necessary

It’s no secret that the U.S. education system is fundamentally flawed in more ways than I can write in one or even thousands of...

The troubling effects of volunteer journalism

When I first arrived at the University of Edinburgh for my semester abroad, I knew I wouldn’t have time to get involved in many...

In defense of TFL and free speech

In 1759, French authorities prohibited the book “De l’esprit” (On the Mind) by philosopher Helvétius and ruled that it was full of...

The Witching Hour

It’s the witching hour, folks. With recent reboot of "Charmed," and a reimagination of "Sabrina the Teenage Witch," a president with scandals and a...

Senior year struggles while abroad

I’ve previously touched on my last-minute decision to study abroad as a senior, but I didn’t expect that choice to come with as many...

Exploring the universality of the Catholic faith

This October marked one full year since I returned to the religion I grew up in but left for many years: the Catholic Church....

In defense of my existence: We belong and will be heard

It has been brought to my attention that I am quite … controversial. In my natural, outspoken state, it seems my mere voice has...