Julia EspositoCollege is about more than just taking classes. It’s about finding a home – people who make you happy, places that you come to know and recognize, and groups that you belong to.
The best part? ...Continue reading
Julia EspositoThe North Korean regime has been a topic of conversation for the past couple decades.
Ever since North Korea split from South Korea, we've all remained solemnly aware of its human rights violations...Continue reading
Julia EspositoGoing into college is stressful.
Whether you’re a freshman or an upperclassman, figuring out your schedule, staying in touch with friends, and getting ready to move in is hectic. There’s a lot ...Continue reading
Julia EspositoWith Avengers: Endgame blowing up the box offices and Spider-Man: Far From Home in theaters, superhero stories seem to be “in” right now. These kinds of movies follow the journeys of supernaturall...Continue reading
Julia EspositoIt’s just about the time of year where summer’s coming to an end and college is rising up on the horizon.
For sophomores and upperclassmen, this is no different than past years. Just another mo...Continue reading
Julia EspositoStarting a new semester can be a stressful time. Not only do you have to worry about clubs, friends, and getting a job, you have to plan and perfect your classes.
This can be different depending on...Continue reading
Julia EspositoIf you go to Starbucks nearly as much as I do, you’re probably well aware of their plastic straw restrictions.
Of course, it isn’t nation-wide – I’m still sometimes given a plastic straw wi...Continue reading
Julia EspositoI’m furious.
So furious that I believe my small little body cannot contain the amount of anger I feel when it comes to the issue of gun control.
I’m not the only one who’s angry – millio...Continue reading
Julia EspositoIn a controversial clash between culture and science, native Hawaiians have been protesting to protect Mauna Kea – a coveted, sacred site.
Mauna Kea, a dormant volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island, i...Continue reading
Julia EspositoWhen people think of self-care, they usually picture baths, cleaning, and meditation. At least, that’s what I tend to envision for self-care. Most of the time, when I talk about it with friends, I n...Continue reading
Julia EspositoVoting is terrifying.
At least, that’s how I viewed it before I registered. It was this horrifying sign that I was becoming an adult and would soon need to contribute to society. I was growing up...Continue reading
Julia EspositoPeople always talk about journaling. Dot-journaling, listing, writing out feelings, or writing about your day. A lot of people find journaling to be therapeutic. It’s a great way to release your emo...Continue reading
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