Virgin

Virgin: a person who has never had sexual intercourse This definition is so simple, yet the word itself has many different connotations and carries a lot of weight. Its alternate definition of “not yet touched, …

13 Reasons Why NOT

13 Reasons Why is a popular television show depicting a teenager dealing with the bullying and criticism that defines high school and eventually her suicide.  The show portrays a typical teenager with a normal family …

Gender, Today

  Identity is a reoccurring theme in society today. One cannot simply scroll through their social media outlets without viewing a post or comments on the topics of gender, sex, and identity. In New York …

Beauty and Culture

Belle from the recently revamped movie Beauty and the Beast and Claudia within The Bluest Eye focus on beauty standards and representations that arise from their local “cultures.” These two characters show their different ideals …

“Hidden Figures,” Race, and Gender

Mary Jackson: NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s first black female engineer. See Janelle Monáe in #HiddenFigures🚀, now playing in theaters everywhere. HiddenFiguresTickets.com Posted by Hidden Figures on Friday, January 27, 2017   Released …