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Monster in the Mirror

Monster in the Mirror

Jasmine Abeyta, Darrow Hornik, and Julianna Roth

March 17, 2017


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She’s so skinny, she must be anorexic.” “He’s huge, why doesn’t he go on a diet and hit the gym?” Comments like these are made online, in schools and on the street every day. When someone looks overweight, that is not an invitation to assume they eat fast food and never exercise. Likewise...

Spray It, Don’t Say It

Spray It, Don’t Say It

Gabe Cohen, Amanda Hmelar, and Katie Look

December 16, 2016


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There are few terms in the world of art and expression that inspire more public debate and dissenting opinion than the term “graffiti.” Baseline perceptions of the art form paint a black and white picture: Graffiti is an act of vandalism that produces as much beauty and meaning as it does vapidity. There...

A New World of Hearing

A New World of Hearing

Lhaga Dingpontsawa, Alexis Pisco, Yashvi Tibrewal, and Teddie Stewart

December 7, 2016


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Sam McBride knows that when people look at her, they see her cochlear implant. Jumping to the conclusion that she needs their pity accommodations, they exaggerate their enunciation, talk a little louder, and assume she doesn’t know what they’re talking about. Deaf people are often treated as inferior,...

Art Therapy

Art Therapy

Hannah Darby, Amanda Hmelar, and Ally Scheve

October 31, 2016


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The assortment of colors — Cerulean Blue, Jazzberry Jam and Mango Tango — spring from the crayon box as we dig them into the white cardstock. In a flurry of motion, our 14 hands release the week’s frustrations and stress as the hues of a crayon rainbow emerge. As our nervous chatter turns to laugh...