Digital Eye Strain

By Marzia Choudhury | Copy Editor & Siri Uppuluri | Copy Editor According to a report by the Nielsen Company regarding media usage by Americans, the average adult in the United States spends almost 11 hours…

What is Cultural Appropriation?

[one_third]Liberal – Rick Cruz Cultural appropriation is the adoption of cultural content from its original creators (usually in the minority) into another ethnic group that commands a wider audience and influence to the masses, (the…

Dear Highlander:Make-Me-Like-Gordon

Dear Highlander,     I decided to get rid of my meal plan this semester, so I’m really glad that my place has a kitchen. I want to eat healthier, so my plan is to…

Asking for Help

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the holiday season looming, and the fall semester wrapping up, stress is at an all-time high. And that means it’s the perfect time to roll your shoulders, take a…

Dear Highlander: 11/7

Dear Highlander,     You don’t have to answer this if you’re busy. Maybe you’ll just ignore me like everyone else here seems to. I don’t know what it is about me that repels you…

Preventative Health: Is Being Scared Good For You?

Even though no one actually wants be in a life threatening scenario, many still crave scare-inducing moments, such as watching horror movies or electing to enter a haunted house attraction. In an article published in…