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Tegan and Sara
Tegan and Sara
Anna Lazowski
Summer 2010

While working on their latest album, Sainthood...

Tegan and Sara
Anna Lazowski
Summer 2010

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To Shave or Not to Shave
Rhymes With Cubic Pear
Renee Bondy
Spring 2010

Back in its heyday, I performed in a local production of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues. I performed the monologue called “Hair,” in which a woman tells her story of being...

Afghanistan Women
Afghanistan Women Standing Strong
Lauryn Oates
Fall 2009

In July, Afghanistan’s Ministry of Justice announced several revisions to the now infamous Shia Personal Status Law. The law, signed by President Hamid Karzai in April, contains 249 articles...

Rwanda Genocide Survivors
Rwanda Genocide Victims Speak Out
Sandra Ka Hon Chu and Anne-Marie de Brouwer
Spring 2009

In the 100 days of genocide that ravaged the small Central African nation of Rwanda from April until July 1994, about one million Tutsi and Hutu people were killed, and an estimated 250,000 to 500...

Serena Ryder
Serena Ryder Rides High on Success
Cindy Filipenko
Winter 2009

It’s a couple of days after the U.S. election and Serena Ryder is still enraptured by U.S. president Barack Obama’s victory.