Tag Archive: awareness

Dove: The Beauty Legacy a Mother Leaves Behind

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In their recent short film Legacy, out of Ogilvy Paris, Dove aims to educate mothers on the effects their low physical self-confidence has on their young daughters. In the Legacy video, Dove asked… Continue reading

The Truth about Sexual Crimes

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The news thrives on scandal, especially sexual scandal. Although a great portion of this news is just trashy celebrity gossip, there are always horrible stories that surface about sex crimes. And, as many… Continue reading

The Missing Tile Syndrome and How to Conquer It.

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Think of a beautifully hand-painted 300 year old tile ceiling. There are golden flowers blooming, a brick castle with a moat around it, horses grazing nearby. As you’re admiring it, your eyes suddenly… Continue reading

Lady Gaga’s ‘Til It Happens to You’ Calls for Awareness of Sexual Assault on Campus

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Lady Gaga is calling for awareness about campus sexual assault in her latest music video for the song ‘Til It Happens to You.’ The ballad was written for the 2015 documentary The Hunting Ground, directed by… Continue reading

ReThink Software: 15-Year-Old Entrepreneur Creates App to End Cyber-Bullying

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Tech entrepreneur Trisha Prabhu is already changing the world. The 15-year-old innovator is the creator of a scientifically proven and award-winning app called ReThink, an app geared towards stopping cyber-bullying. In 2013, after… Continue reading

Top 5 Ways to Refine Your Networking Skills

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Let’s face it, we’ve all made excuses when it comes to networking. But, there’s always time to focus on your personal and professional growth. If you’ve been putting it off, now is the… Continue reading

Opinion Writer Slams Sorority Recruitment Video and Calls for Messages of Female Empowerment

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Hollywood tends to portray sororities and fraternities with a crazy-wild-party lifestyle. Frat parties, hazing, keg stands, and more—typically a “white America” fantasy college world. The stereotypical jerk frat boy, the bimbo blonde (though… Continue reading

How Private Schools in Poor Countries are Reshaping Education

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It is widely understood that education is the key answer to freedom and progression. There are two quotes from famous men that I think sum up the importance of education perfectly: Nelson Mandela… Continue reading

Stop Telling Women to Smile: An Art Project Against Gender-Based Street Harassment

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According to Stop Street Harassment, internationally 70-99% of women experience street harassment at some point during their lives. Today, more and more organizations, and individuals, make it their mission to bring awareness to… Continue reading

The Afghan Women’s Writing Project: ‘To Tell One’s Story is a Human Right’

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In May 2009, Masha Hamilton founded The Afghan Women’s Writing Project, also known as AWWP. Their mission statement is simple, straight to the point, and pierces the heart with its truth: “To tell… Continue reading