Sierra is a junior studying international business and Spanish at Saint Louis University-Madrid. Aside from forgetting to call her parents, Sierra spends her time traveling, hiking, sending dog pictures to her friends, and telling dad jokes.
Sierra ZimaIt can be called emotional abuse, psychological abuse, mental abuse, or verbal abuse; no matter what it's called, it's still a form of domestic violence. In fact, emotional abuse is considered the mos...Continue reading
Sierra ZimaIt's a fact of life that we all get really busy sometimes and forget about making time for our own well-being. Maybe it's midterms or finals season and you're spending all day in the library studying....Continue reading
Davyn MatteIn a move to make social media a little less toxic, Instagram will roll out a test to US users that hide the total number of Instagram likes on a post to the public.
The social platform has already...Continue reading
Jacqueline BensonA few months ago when I first saw the trailer for 'Joker' starring Joaquin Phoenix and directed by Todd Phillips, my knee-jerk reaction was to be super excited. The Batman movies were all released in ...Continue reading
Jasmyne BellLet’s be real — when someone wrongs us, we have a hard time letting it go. It is part of human nature to want to hold onto bitterness. Usually when we have difficulty letting something go, it’s ...Continue reading
Sarah BraddockWith school starting and the real world looming, many of us are breaking out our planners and scheduling away. I used to advocate for strict planning above all else. But sometimes the best course of a...Continue reading
Jen GargThe few weeks leading up to summer vacation are some of the longest and most stressful. I’m trying to study for finals, get my life together for summer break, and keep my mental health in check when...Continue reading
Yewande-Theresa LewisMy partner and I recently rescued a pup from our local shelter. Although he has been a joyful addition to our lives, he has taught us just as much about ourselves as he has taught us about dog trainin...Continue reading
Hudson KeownPicture this: you wake up slowly on a dull, cloudy morning. Unable to sacrifice the warmth of your comforter for the Siberian temperatures of your bedroom, you decide to lay on your phone for a minute...Continue reading
Hudson KeownOn one brightly-colored, fateful day at Huntington Beach in Southern California, I had one of the most interesting days of my life. It began simply enough, with my friend and I going out to relax and ...Continue reading
Hudson KeownThe word “objectivity” is fundamentally defined as “Uninfluenced by emotions or personal bias.” The first thing I learned in journalism school was that no one is truly objective. Everyone has ...Continue reading
Maria ZaldivarCutting your hair feels has some real, tangible effects on your mood and your attitude towards things. Many of us go through a change of hairstyle when something impactful happens in our lives, or whe...Continue reading
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