Children use educational video games to learn basic math, phonics, and spatial reasoning. The colorful graphics and interactive media help them to fully engage with the program, creating an all-around effective learning experience. Patronus, an “interactive graphic novel” that takes the reader through instances of sexual harassment and potential assault, has a similar educational … [Read more...] about “Patronus”: Can a Video Game Prevent Sexual Assault?
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10 YouTube Videos Every Woman in Her 20’s Should Watch from MissMillennia YouTube might be your go-to place for cute cat videos and movie trailers, not inspiration and life advice. But, it can be both! Hundreds of intelligent, thoughtful people post videos every day on the site. Many have things to say that are perfect for 20-something-year-old women to hear. Here is a list of ten such … [Read more...] about 10 YouTube Videos Every Woman in Her 20’s Should Watch
Just four short weeks ago, I was a victim of sexual harassment at my job. I moonlight as an assistant in a college library. Three days ago my father, unbeknownst as the time, met my harasser at a poetry reading. They shook hands, introduced themselves, and proceeded to pose for a series of pictures now available via Facebook. I don't blame my father; how was he to know? He was aware of what had … [Read more...] about Millennial Mindset: I was a Victim of Sexual Harassment
This past week, the celeb focus has been on musical couple, Ariana Grande and Big Sean. Big Sean appeared to have fired back at Justin Bieber, after the Biebs got a little handsy with Queen of the Dolls, Ariana, at one of her concerts. Big Sean supposedly tweeted something along the lines of the following: “Dear Sir, please refrain from touching my girlfriend without her consent.” …or … [Read more...] about Millennial Mindset: When is it Okay to be Jealous?
Your gut is one of the most sensitive and important systems in your body. So you need to take extra care of it to see to it that it remains healthy and happy. Everybody’s gut will behave differently. It’s important to become in tune with your system so that you know what to do and what not to do. However, these general tips can apply to everyone to help you understand and be kind to your … [Read more...] about Be Kind to Your Gut with These 6 Tips
Losing weight is one of the hardest things to do in life. We all know that the changes we make to our diet and exercise can help enormously, but making those changes for life can feel almost impossible. The challenge is to live actively on a relatively small number of calories. For the vast majority of us, this is just too uncomfortable and restrictive. If you love food and find getting out and … [Read more...] about Top 3 Tips for Life After Weight Loss Surgery