From Princess Leia to Hermione Granger to Katniss Everdeen, pop culture has gifted us with some remarkable female role models over time. Wonder Woman in particular has stood the test of time, representing powerful femininity for almost 80 years. Decades after her first comic book appearance in 1941, Princess Diana of Themyscira is finally getting […]

The only thing worse than spring semester Violently slashing May 5, 2017 from my planner was a beautiful, blissful feeling. Until that day, I didn’t have enough free time or leftover brainpower to even recall the existence of the fourth season: summer. Packing boxes with my textbooks and clothes felt like preparing for a vacation… […]

Throughout the history of recorded music, the popular song has served as a potent force for social change. It can become a rallying cry or a symbol of an entire movement, or it can raise the questions necessary to affect national policy changes. Perhaps most importantly, it can serve as an urgent message from people […]

In an attempt to get work done but still enjoy the sun, something every Michigander knows not to take for granted in February, I made my way to the Red Cedar where it took me all but 10 seconds to find the perfect spot along the river. Right behind Bessey Hall on the wood deck […]

How A Simple Shirt Can Be A Platform Many of us have heard the phrase “the future is female,” and probably have seen someone sporting the simple white-fabric-black-font “the future is female” T-shirt. The slogan and shirt itself, designed originally for Labyris Books in New York, gained momentum when model and actress Cara Delevingne was […]