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Balancing medicine & motherhood: three day medical conference take away

Balancing medicine & motherhood: three day medical conference take away

As a 21-year-old woman in the 21st century, I truly owe my current hopes and dreams and future success and career, to those women who paved the way for me. Women such as Rosalind Franklin, Gloria Steinem, Hillary Clinton, my mother—a member of the first class of women at Amherst—and all our mothers, who pioneered their way through the male-dominated […]

by Grace Baldwin· · 0 comments · Opinion
‘Drunk friends’ are not loose ends

‘Drunk friends’ are not loose ends

It’s the weekend and you can finally go out to release the built-up stress of the previous week. Excitement for the night out is felt all around campus and the anticipation of debauchery is high. You start with your core group of friends, maybe your team, classmates, or roommate. These are the people you comfortably go to and consider your […]

by Merrill Read· · 0 comments · Opinion