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Hockaday Girls Empower At 2019 Women’s March

This year marks the third successful Women’s March in Dallas, where thousands of women congregated to celebrate women and their accomplishments. According to state Rep. Rhetta Andrews Bowers, D-Rowlette, who organized the march, the...

Little Mix, Little Originality

Little Mix is a British quartet girl group that at mainly works in the pop, dance and rhythm and blues genres. They are one of the first British group to list their debut album,...

Unexpected Synonyms: “The Bachelor” and Feminism

PICTURED ABOVE: Current Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr. holds a rose in one of ABC’s promotional photos for the show. Photo courtesy of American Broadcasting Company. I stare at the grainy picture as Bachelor Jason Mesnick breaks...

Dallas City Council Member Kicks Off Women in Politics Speaker Series

PICTURED ABOVE: Speaking to the nearly 75 students and a dozen faculty members in Clements Lecture Hall, Gates focused on her meandering path in politics and her current position as the city council member...

Don’t Burn a Book By Its Cover

The cover of Chimamanda Adichie’s “We Should All Be Feminists” is simple. It consists of three colors and a standard font that spells out both the author’s name and the title of the text....

The Third Wave: A New Feminism

After the presidential inauguration, people of all backgrounds have joined together to seek change and justice for gender equality.   Junior Anden Suarez stood alongside her mom in downtown  Dallas, fired up by a...

Why We Need Feminism

At its essence, modern day feminism, or third-wave feminism, seeks to fight for equal representation of both men and women, bringing both men and women to the conversation of fighting this gender gap. While feminism...

Miss STEM: 5 Life-Changing Inventions by Women

Ice Cream Maker, 1843: Nancy Johnson Nancy Johnson received the first U.S. patent for small-scale hand-cranked ice cream freezer in 1843. This machine was made up of two bowls: a smaller inner bowl to...

Planning for Planned Parenthood, Part 2

I already wrote about this topic a couple weeks ago, but in light of recent events, I feel compelled to address it again. This past Friday, a man opened fire inside a Planned Parenthood...

Women Infiltrate Fantasy Football Leagues

It’s a Sunday night. Sophomore Michelle Mankoff reclines in her black leather chair, eyes glued to the television screen. She flips through the channels of football games on NFL Sunday Ticket as she tries...