Dealing with Pandemic Induced Growing Pains: The Importance of the Right Kind of Positivity

*Written Virgina Baker* Everyone, including myself, is tired of hearing about “what a crazy time we are living in.” This idea has become such a cliché, and as with most clichés it is rooted in reality. We are living in a crazy time. Our world was rocked, and we adapted to a new “normal” quicker than anyone could have expected. These changes can be very … Continue reading Dealing with Pandemic Induced Growing Pains: The Importance of the Right Kind of Positivity

How to Make the Most of College in a Pandemic

*Written by Madison Ernst* With little time for goodbyes, college students were rushed home in March 2020 due to the impacts of COVID-19. My sophomore year ended too soon.  After my low-key summer spent with my family, I was focused on making the most of my junior year at Syracuse University.  I knew my college experience would be different than what I was already accustomed … Continue reading How to Make the Most of College in a Pandemic

Advice for Freshman Going to School During the Pandemic

Preparing for your freshman year is typically a time characterized by excitement. Whether it be figuring out how you will be decorating your dorm room or talking to your future roommate, there’s a lot to look forward to; that is, until you remember you’re going off to college while COVID-19 is still rampant across the United States.  Acting responsibly to protect yourself and those around … Continue reading Advice for Freshman Going to School During the Pandemic

#PayUp: The Hashtag that is Transforming the Fashion Industry

If you haven’t already heard, there’s a fashion revolution on the rise. You may have seen the #PayUp hashtag circulating around the internet recently. But what exactly is this movement, and why should I care?  The #PayUp movement surfaced in late March 2020 after Remake, a fashion advocacy organization founded by Ayesha Barenblat, launched the campaign via Instagram. Ever since its creation, the hashtag has … Continue reading #PayUp: The Hashtag that is Transforming the Fashion Industry