This year has been extremely confusing and draining for everyone I know. It is now November but many of my friends have said “I’m still processing March”. That sounds dramatic but honestly, I get it. Everything changed so quickly and almost without warning. I remember walking out of my chemistry…

One thing needs to be clear. No woman or man on this earth chose this cruel yet beautiful existence. Not a single soul “consented” to being brought into the world. I want to emphasize the randomness of birth and essentially, human existence as we know it. This implies that almost…

Homelessness among college students is a growing crisis
Homelessness among college students is a growing crisis across the country

I’m going to be honest. Attending a school like the University of Southern California can sometimes make you forget that the majority of students don’t actually have the privilege to regularly splurge on designer clothes, eat at trendy upscale restaurants, drive luxury sports cars, and take expensive vacations to exotic…

Every email in 2020 starts off with “I hope this email finds you well” or “In these unprecedented times”. I think it’s safe to say that mental health has been a priority for most, if not all of us this year. With the COVID-19 pandemic in full effect, political unrest…

Banner hangs from an apartment complex in Berlin to show support for vulnerable homeless population.

A few weeks ago, I was walking down Weyburn Ave. in Westwood on my way to get Diddy Riese Cookies with my best friends. We were enjoying the night and strolling through the buzzing and lively atmosphere that is UCLA’s village. As we approached the intersection, we overheard two homeless…

Giselle N.

undergrad @ USC

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