In the next few weeks, I’ll be walking away from Whittier College with a Bachelor’s degree and a liberal education, which I believe has not only prepared me for my future career in higher education, but has also prepared me to be a well-rounded educator and individual. A liberal arts education deserves more support and recognition for all that it prepares students for in the real world.
There is a certain comfort in feeling that there is a reason for the world and the way it is and that everything is -— even without our knowledge — going according to plan. By believing in astrology, millenial women have found a space for faith and a sense of control in some kind of “in” with the cosmos.
Where in the world is Amelia Earhart? Well, we may finally know. Just last week, Richard Jantz, researcher at the University of Tennessee, authored an article in the journal of Forensic Anthropology in which he supported the claim that bones found on Nikumaroro, an island in the Pacific, in 1940 belonged to the famed Amelia Earhart.
In these past few years, society has been more open to and accepting of the art of drag. One of the reasons is because of Drag Queen superstar RuPaul. RuPaul Charles is the host of the reality show RuPaul’s Drag Race and RuPaul’s Drag Race: All Stars. This past weekend, Charles released a negative remark regarding cisgender women and trans women doing drag. According to an interview in The Guardian, Charles made his remark about women doing drag.