Why YA?
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Why YA?

American reading habits are always a topic of hot debate. Who’s reading, what are they reading, and are they reading enough are all questions that can be found somewhere in the news cycle every year. And while the e-book versus print and “Americans should read more” articles have long-since become commonplace, an unusual new phenomenon … Continue reading

Clinicals to Codes: What it Takes to be a Nurse (Part Two)
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Clinicals to Codes: What it Takes to be a Nurse (Part Two)

Editor’s note: last time, we dove a little bit into the nursing profession. Part two dives further into the stories of nurses and nursing students here at Drexel! The Most Incredible Thing Spectacular, sad, silly, or scary…nursing itself, in school and beyond, provides for its own outcomes. One of my crazy moments of realization was when … Continue reading

Clinicals to Codes: What it Takes to Be a Nurse (Part One)
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Clinicals to Codes: What it Takes to Be a Nurse (Part One)

Author’s Note: My sincerest thanks goes to my three incredible interviewees. I was honored to speak with the following: Ben Anderson, a current nursing student preparing for the release of his band’s first album; Beckie Walker, a new pediatric nurse and Miss Philadelphia contestant; and Dr. Gloria Donnelly, the dean of Drexel University’s College of Nursing … Continue reading

#GamerGate: Misogyny and Video Game Ethics
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#GamerGate: Misogyny and Video Game Ethics

I walked into Drexel University’s Dragon Learning Terrace, excited to attend my first Drexel DragonLAN tournament. There were several tables scattered across the room, the chairs inhabited by hunched over men. There was StarCraft, several other smaller computer games, and my favorite—Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Cracking my knuckles, I made a beeline towards the tiny … Continue reading