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 (Photo courtesy of Lulu Kirtchuk 21)

New student club SHEESH aims to provide an inclusive space for all women and nonbinary people on campus

Rachel Auerbach November 13, 2020

SHEESH is a new student-run club with a simple goal: to provide an accepting, inclusive and fun social space for women and nonbinary students at the college.  Lulu Kirtchuk ‘21, president of SHEESH,...

Shantae Shand 22 posts YouTube videos about her college experience while also giving advice to other students. (Photo courtesy of Shantae Shand 22)

‘I have internal joy, and I want to share that’: Shantae Shand ’22 discusses desire to spread positivity through her YouTube channel

Rachel Auerbach October 2, 2020

With a platform of almost 4,000 subscribers and counting, Shantae Shand '22 uses her YouTube channel to spread good vibes, promote positivity and inspire people to become their best selves. Shand, who...

Ariel Francisco takes inspiration from his everyday life for his poems. (Photo from Ariel Franciscos website)

Ariel Francisco explores hurricanes, birds and love through his poetry

Rachel Auerbach September 18, 2020

In the mind of Miami poet Ariel Francisco, anybody can write poetry. “You don't need anyone's permission to do it. The idea is to give yourself permission. Hopefully, my poems will do that for you,"...

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