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Aethiopia, Abyssinia, Askum, Kush
All names thrown around by history books, by scholars 

Miriella Jiffar

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I hated my mother for a long time. And right now, I cringe at the sight of those words on a page because I have never uttered them out loud, much l

Jasmine Wang

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I can’t bear
To draw self-portraits of myself.
I don’t trust mirrors
And I don’t trust my eyes.

Wendy Gao

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Amidst the positive reception of the HEAAL tours, there are still some questions left unanswered. 

Miriella Jiffar

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To the everyday people I encounter– my parents’ co-worker, the friend of a friend, that one politics department alumni, and a handful of people in

Eryn Rhodes

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It is tea time and Mary, Queen of Scots is sitting next to me on a rickety bench on a gritty sidewalk. Up the hill is a stone castle.

Hailey Robbins

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It fills my body 
Fills my body so full of light 
I am almost bursting at the seams with 

Bailey Middleton

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I was driving home on an autumn evening
Accidentally on a backroad route
Leaves turning

Kiki McLaughlin

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Let's do a little exercise. Think of the attributes women often list when talking about the guys she’s dating or has just started talking to.

Cheyenne Butler

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It is my firm belief that all writing is, at its core, about community.

Andi Sink

Image of hands holding a letter

It is my firm belief that all writing is, at its core, about community.

Andi Sink

Image of a heart shaped lollipop

Let's do a little exercise. Think of the attributes women often list when talking about the guys she’s dating or has just started talking to.

Cheyenne Butler

Image of a county fair in the distance

I was driving home on an autumn evening
Accidentally on a backroad route
Leaves turning

Kiki McLaughlin

Image of the progress flag

It fills my body 
Fills my body so full of light 
I am almost bursting at the seams with 

Bailey Middleton

Image of a tea pot

It is tea time and Mary, Queen of Scots is sitting next to me on a rickety bench on a gritty sidewalk. Up the hill is a stone castle.

Hailey Robbins

Image of a lightbulb

To the everyday people I encounter– my parents’ co-worker, the friend of a friend, that one politics department alumni, and a handful of people in

Eryn Rhodes

Image of plant roots taking hold

Amidst the positive reception of the HEAAL tours, there are still some questions left unanswered. 

Miriella Jiffar

image of reflected faces

I can’t bear
To draw self-portraits of myself.
I don’t trust mirrors
And I don’t trust my eyes.

Wendy Gao

image of sparkling mirror

I hated my mother for a long time. And right now, I cringe at the sight of those words on a page because I have never uttered them out loud, much l

Jasmine Wang

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Aethiopia, Abyssinia, Askum, Kush
All names thrown around by history books, by scholars 

Miriella Jiffar

Image of plant roots taking hold

For first-year students, these historical tours are a vital step to understanding the place they will be inhabiting for the next four years.

Miriella Jiffar

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In their first year, seven members of the class of 2023 — Kyndall, Amanda, Chloe, Dianna, Ephrata, Ida and Abena — took a historical tour as part o

Miriella Jiffar

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This issue, we delve into all the ways we use clothes to communicate.

Andi Sink

UVA students

Short interviews with various UVA students on how they approach their own style, where they draw inspiration from, and where they like to shop.

Jasmine Wang

boots and pink background

3 interviews with UVA students to compare how they approach personal style 

Cheyenne Butler

Artistic rendition of Taylor Swift

Whether you love or hate her music (and I, for one, hope you love it), you have to acknowledge that Taylor Swift is a master of reinventing herself

Hailey Robbins

AmyL'amour

I never thought I’d be able to say that I became best friends with a Scottish drag queen after winning a dance contest that had me death-dropping o

Hailey Robbins

scissors cutting hair

When I was in high school, I looked very different.

Eryn Rhodes

pink skirt

Let’s start with a story. The routine was like clockwork.

Miriella Jiffar

pink boots

Over fall break, I was in Boston with one of my good friends to look at law schools.

Kiki McLaughlin

shopping tags

Is “fast fashion” really that bad if it's affordable? 

Bailey Middleton

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Self-governance has the potential to cultivate ingenuity, trust and leadership among the student body at the University. 

Miriella Jiffar

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That is what ghosts are to me–evidence of previous existence.

Andi Sink

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Texas has its gubernatorial election this November. As a Texan and Virginian, I keep talking about the election.

Eryn Rhodes

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