Let’s Turn Social Media Activism into Real Activism in 2017
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Let’s Turn Social Media Activism into Real Activism in 2017

Social media has proven itself to be a powerful instigator of social and political action. Take DeRay Mckesson, for example. Alongside other activists like Johnetta Elzie, Mckesson has utilized platforms like Twitter and Instagram to ignite discussions and critiques surrounding civil rights issues. However, these leaders haven’t just sat behind their keyboards. They have been … Continue reading

Mizzou Suicide Prevention Coalition launches #WhatILiveFor campaign
College / Wellness

Mizzou Suicide Prevention Coalition launches #WhatILiveFor campaign

Content warning: Suicide, suicide contemplation Mizzou’s Student Suicide Prevention Coalition launched an outstanding campaign #WhatILiveFor, in which students and community members were encouraged to share love, motivation and their stories during National Suicide Prevention Week (September 5-11).  MSSPC’s campaign led to influx of positive messages and real stories from students all over campus. This is … Continue reading

Review: ‘How To Be a Human Being’ by Glass Animals Is a Collection of Diverse, Eclectic Tales
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Review: ‘How To Be a Human Being’ by Glass Animals Is a Collection of Diverse, Eclectic Tales

Our favorite peanut butter vibin’, Oxford rockin’ boys are back – and better than ever. Remember them? Inspired by over-sharers everywhere, Glass Animals’ “How to be a Human Being” tells the story of imperfect strangers the band has encountered over the past few years. Glass Animals’ sophomore album was released on August 26, 2016 and … Continue reading

The Most important Thing I Learned Outside the Classroom in College
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The Most important Thing I Learned Outside the Classroom in College

As an incoming freshman, I received a TON of advice before heading off. Teachers claimed there was some specific ratio for the amount of time you should spend studying based on how many hours you were in class. Parents of friends gave incredibly specific warnings definitely related to something their older kid got in trouble … Continue reading

Meet Our Staff: Hanna Yowell, Writer/Social Media Editor
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Meet Our Staff: Hanna Yowell, Writer/Social Media Editor

Hanna is a junior at the University of Missouri-Columbia studying Strategic Communication and Spanish. At Mizzou, Hanna spends her time working with world changers in organizations across campus. She also works at a digital marketing agency. She is excited about helping re-start the national It’s On Us campaign this upcoming school year at MU. In her spare time, … Continue reading