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Hi there! Welcome to the Feature Friday page: a platform for people in the community to share their personal experiences and thoughts on topics. The purpose of this movement is to encourage people to step outside your comfort zone. If you are interested, please fill out this form! How it all began: I started a […]

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Breaking Down Statistics on False Allegations of Sexual Assault

Apparently, according to president Trump (who is also a sexual assault perpetrator…) it is “a very scary time for young men in America” because women might make false allegations against them. I don’t think men have anything to worry about as long as they don’t sexually assault women. But in case that isn’t convincing enough, […]

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Start By Believing

This past week has been extremely emotionally draining, from attending two conferences, working on my thesis study, and trying to keep up with everything surrounding the recent hearing. It is a triggering time for survivors of sexual assault and abuse, and discouraging for victims (present and future). As a researcher of sexual assault victimization and […]

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A Reflection: Looking Back on My 2nd Year

Hey loves, it’s been a minute. As we begin a new semester and a new year, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on this past year in my PhD program (year 2) and how far I’ve come from when I started this blog a little less than a year ago. Special thanks to […]

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June Sephora Play Box

Hi all, No IPSY bag for June because I did a giveaway! BUT I did have a Sephora Play Box and I’m here to report on that 😀 MARAJÓ  Nourishing Cleansing Crème Which hair type is it good for? ✔ Straight ✔ Wavy ✔ Curly ✔ Coiled ✔ Tightly Coiled What it is: A rich, […]

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Feature Friday – Saving the Earth: The Last Straw – Fadumo Ali

The Earth is our only home, and we should treat it as such. Massive amounts of plastic waste are being poured into the oceans every year, to be exact eight million tons of plastic. Straws only make up a small portion of this waste a year, but they pose intense dangers to the wildlife. Straws […]

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May Sephora Play Box

Tadaaaaaa here’s what I got in my May Box: CAUDALIE Vinosource Moisturizing Sorbet What it is: A bestselling oil-free, ultra-lightweight soothing and hydrating gel-cream. Solutions for: – Dryness – Dullness and uneven texture – Fine lines and wrinkles Suggested Usage: -Apply Vinosource Moisturizing Sorbet morning and evening on face and neck after Vinosource S.O.S. Thirst-Quenching […]

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Feature Friday: Not Good Enough – Tahmid Chowdhury

To escape the imprisonment of King Minos of Crete, Daedalus fashioned two pairs of wings out of wax and feathers for himself and his son – Icarus. Before their flight to freedom, Daedalus warned Icarus not to fly too close to the sun, nor too close to the sea. If Icarus got too close to […]

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