Culture

The Freedom Pill

The Freedom Pill Thomas Luu Texas A&M Health Science Center The American Revolution. A catalyst of an entire age of revolutions across the world. From the wealthiest monarchs in France to European colonists, the rights of the common people were augmented to allow for great social mobility and increased general freedom. The American Revolution, however, …

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Rape Culture

Rape Culture Sierra Reddi “There is a fury in all of us women because we have been non-consensually touched and moved and shaped and pretzeled and bottled and sold and marketed and told to dance in so many ways. And it’s enough. It’s enough.” – Tracee Ellis Ross Rape culture is a pervasive phenomenon in …

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Division Decisions Don’t Define You

Division Decisions Don’t Define You Caroline Duffy The D1 obsession. Every high school athlete has gone through it. The NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) has three divisions, D1, D2, and D3. Thomas Jefferson University is a D2 school. There are different aspects in each division, yet, the main perk of being a D1 and D2 …

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To Be a Man

To Be a Man Thomas Luu Source: Psychology Today Two hundred years, a drop in the bucket in terms of how long this big, blue world has existed, yet a drop so dense, that its splash still sending tidal waves of traditions, and thoughts and processes that are centuries old. These two hundred years of …

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Stoicism: Revisited

Stoicism: Revisited Alex Judd Sailing by in the doldrums of 2018, many seem afflicted by a negative nancy attitude. Slowly rowing along the new year- parties, ignoring homework, tide pods, and dread. Many of us see bad habits in ourselves. Many of us have our will crushed. Blame David Hume and Francis Bacon for that. …

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Real Voices

Everyone has personal experiences that have come to define a part of them. These experiences can lead to new fears, happiness, sadness, knowledge or to seeing life through a new light. Real Voice is a completely anonymous tool for people (both on and off campus) to share their experiences regarding tension on campus, racism, gender …

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Clothing Optional, Consent Required

Every senior at Thomas Jefferson University East Falls has to complete a Capstone project in order to complete their degree. These projects generally reflect the program that the students are studying in. For example, Law and Society, as demonstrated by two students Megan Sprance and Karla Henriquez: Our group’s capstone project is based on the …

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