“How Does A Kid Even F*** Up That Bad?”

By ANONYMOUS April 10, 2018 “It’s overwhelming and I shut the rest of the world out. I crouch down and close my eyes with my hands over my ears, just trying to block out the noise.” In response to: What…

The Voice in Your Head is Bull Shit

By William Beteet February 20th, 2018 “Your mind get’s bored and is looking for something to do, and when you are tired it’s easier for it to be negative.” That the Voice inside your head is Bull Shit! I cannot express…

Posture vs Technology: The Battle and The Outcome

By Maria Constantin January 23, 2018 “More often than not, you and others will be sitting with your back naturally bent forward.” We know how staring at our screens affect our eyes negatively but our posture through our spine is…

Cigarettes Are Designed to Get You Addicted

By DHRUV SITAPARA December 1, 2017 “Moreover, nicotine is water soluble, meaning that companies could easily lower the amounts of nicotine in cigarettes, but they don’t. “ Cigarettes are purposefully designed to get people addicted. How are they designed to…

Why Taking the Stairs Instead of The Escalator is Big Deal!

By NIKLAS GOKE December 26, 2017 “There’s this cheesy saying that there’s no elevator to success, but it’s true. Well, there’s also no escalator. Every time I take the stairs, I remember that.” Whenever there is an escalator and normal…

Is Killing Animals Equivalent to Manslaughter?

By SHANK WANG December 14, 2017 “This is precisely why I find many of PETA’s (People for Ethical Treatment of Animals) antics completely devoid of sense. A good proportion of them believe in equal rights between animals and humans. While…

Self-Love and Self-Care: Tips on How to Stay Sane

By DANIELA RADHAYKISSOON December 12, 2017 “Self-care and self-love is key to keeping sane and checking in with yourself. Here are a few tips to remind you of the little things that matter.” Two things, over 85% of people suffer…

Are You A Woman: A Series of Poems on the Over Sexualization of Women

By NICOL SHOUP HERRERA November 29, 2017 “The line between how society views gender and how we define our own gender is often blurred. It can be difficult to reconcile how we view ourselves versus how society views us.” Over…

Does a Menstrual Leave Mean Inequality for Women in the Workplace?

By NUSRAT ZEBA April 3, 2017 “Despite this reasoning for having menstrual leave, many women believe a menstrual leave is unnecessary, causes more gender inequality and is even detrimental to women’s careers.” Although menstruation is a part of life for…

How to Stay Fit During These Cold Months!

By JAMES SHREVE November 14 2017 Here are ways to stay healthy and fit during the colder months! With winter coming and less time spent outside because of the cold, it often gets very difficult to stay fit. Here are…

You Can’t Actually Multitask

By NEHA KARIYANIYA November 9, 2017 “I know it’s popular to think that you are multi-tasking, but the research is clear that people actually can’t multi-task, with one specific exception.“ One thing at a time – For many years the…

Why Should You Always “Think Positive”?

By JEANINE JOY October 29, 2017 “Authenticity is an important contributor to good health. Jobs that require emotional labor, such as putting on a positive front even when it is not authentic, lead to worse health outcomes for employees.” Some…

Growth Mindset: How You Can Ace This Semester

BY VANSHIKA CHOWDHARY October 11, 2017 “When people with fixed mindsets err, they’re crushed. Their disappointment at their perceived failure overshadows any possibility of them being able to learn from it; conversely, those with a growth mindset are able to focus…

Five Instant Ways To Be Happier

By MEGHANA PARAS October 9, 2017 “Let’s be real- We all have moments in our day when we feel down. Picking yourself up isn’t always easy, but these simple tricks might just have you smiling another day.” 1. Phone A…

Lifestyle Changes You Should Make Now if You’re Above 20

By LUKAS SHWEKENDIEK October 8, 2017 “Take responsibility for your life and chose your own path.“ Waking up at 4 a.m. I wish I had done this much earlier. Get up before anyone else even considers getting up, and get…

You Won’t Read This Article, Here’s Why

By NIKLAS GOKE September 30, 2017 “We’re bombarded with almost 20 hard drives full of data each day. The world really leaves our brain no choice but to shut down.” When I was in 7th grade we read our first…

The Healthiest AND Cheapest Foods You Should Eat Daily

By PRITI BHATIA September 21, 2017 “Good health is achieved by a complete balanced food which covers our both macro and micro requirement and surely it’s not confined to expensive and exclusive food. There are easy and cheap option available…

The Incident That Changed My Life

By NIKLAS GÖKE September 19, 2017 “Seneca said “Life is long, if you know how to use it.” But sometimes life truly is short. Not everyone gets the time they may deserve.” On January 21st, 2016, my uncle Martin did…

Key Traits of Mentally Strong People

By ROHIT MALSHE September 14, 2017 “You can take away my house, all my tricks, and toys. But one thing you can’t take away? I am Iron Man ~ Tony Stark in Ironman 3.”   Doesn’t it sound badass? There…

Other Ways to Clear Your Mind Besides Meditation

 By MAVERICK LIN September 12, 2017 “This mental state is described as a feeling of energized focus, total immersion, and enjoyment in the process.” I would sit there and simulate countless permutations of possible moves. Every time a piece was…