18 Things You Should Know About Sleep, According to a Sleep Doctor

It can be hard to get a good night’s sleep, especially around midterms season. According to this Buzzfeed article, stress often causes sleeplessness and difficulties falling asleep. Check out this article if you want to learn more about sleep and how to improve your sleep in specific circumstances. http://www.buzzfeed.com/mrloganrhoades/things-you-should-know-about-sleep-according-to-a-sleep-d Personally, I am adamant about getting…

Need a Study Break?

Finals are approaching, the weather is getting colder, and it’s getting darker earlier. BUT, check out this adorable post to brighten your day! When the stress is getting to me, looking at some adorable animals can make getting through the day a little easier. Check out the Buzzfeed post below if you like puppies, kittens, ducklings…

Happiness and Positive Psychology

Want to learn about the three kinds of happy lives and how to bring more positivity and happiness into your life? Check out this interesting and informative TED Talk by Martin Seligman.

Birth Control!

Want to know the basics about the birth control pill? Buzzfeed just did a video chatting with some contraceptive experts to discuss what birth control is, myths, and how to reduce the taboo around talking about it! Note that this video is pretty heteronormative and focuses on penile/vaginal intercourse. Take five minutes of your day to check…

Event Tonight!!!!

Come to an event we are doing with the FYF RAs tonight called “Build Your Cunt-fidence!” from 7-8:30 in Sulz Parlor (3rd Floor Barnard Hall). Get ready for snacks, prizes, and everything you want to know about vaginas whether you have one, were born from one, or are just a fan of them!

Some Things You May Have Not Known About Transgender Issues

Hello everyone! My friend Emily Roche wrote a great piece in the NYU Local for those who may not know much about trans issues. It exposes some day-to-day problems people who are trans and gender non-conforming face on college campuses. She touches on topics like violence, housing, bathrooms, and PGPs (preferred gender pronouns) as well as providing tips…

Like feminism?  You may have heard of some of the controversy surrounding a Duke student’s decision to do pornography. If you are interested in current issues within the discipline of women’s, gender, and sexuality studies, you should check out this article she wrote about feminism and sex work.  “I Don’t Want Your Pity: Sex Work…