Post Tagged with: "confidence"

PANJWANI: Embrace Personal Identity Through Supportive Communities

PANJWANI: Embrace Personal Identity Through Supportive Communities

According to my Campus Housing Roommate Matching System profile, I hoped to find a roommate who was willing to “ignite a spark of energy within me,” talk with me for “hours about the eccentric nature of time” and support my purpose here, which was to “leave a lasting impact through[Read More…]

by May 15, 2019 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

You Say Vain, I Say Confident

“Why are you wearing so much makeup?” A surprising number of my conversations start with this question aimed in my direction. I am asked when arriving at class. Going to the gym. Attending meetings. Prepping to go out. Apparently, my eye shadow and lip color selections are of great importance[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
SOBOWALE: But First, Let Me take A Selfie

SOBOWALE: But First, Let Me take A Selfie

Kim Kardashian has been breaking the Internet since day one. Her first foray into viral media, the 2007 sex tape with then-boyfriend Ray J, has never quite been forgotten, but as of late another media storm has overshadowed it. Recently, Kardashian tweeted a picture of herself in a bathroom. She[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
A Bold Beat Forward

A Bold Beat Forward

On Jan. 6, 2016, Nicki Minaj won Favorite Hip-Hop Artist at the People’s Choice Awards. On Jan. 7, while double-tapping the picture she posted on Instagram to announce that win, I saw a poorly-worded comment that offended my sensibilities as both a feminist and as someone who likes comprehensible sentences.[Read More…]

Creating Confidence

A little over a week ago, Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hit his 500th home run, entering an elite club of hitters who have reached that milestone. An integral member of multiple World Series-winning teams, Ortiz has become a hero to many Red Sox fans.   I am[Read More…]

by October 2, 2015 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Not Any Story

Not Any Story

My voice shook as I read out the first lines. “A weasel is wild. Who knows what he thinks?” Around me, bloodshot eyes alternated between openly staring at my face and gazing unfocused into the distance, while ears curiously awaited the words that would follow. I had gathered my closest[Read More…]

by June 24, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Magee Leads Hoyas in Late Rally at WVU

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Magee Leads Hoyas in Late Rally at WVU

Immediately following Sunday’s disappointing home defeat to Louisville, Georgetown senior forward Tia Magee was crystal clear in her prognosis of what the Blue and Gray required from their midweek visit to Morgantown, W. Va. “We cannot lose,” Magee said. “Defensively we need to get more aggressive, offensively we need to be[Read More…]

by January 27, 2012 0 comments Sports