Opinion: AU students should participate in the Notice and Comment period for new Title IX guidelines

Opinion: AU students should participate in the Notice and Comment period for new Title IX guidelines

Notice and Comment for the Proposed Title IX change is open. All students should care. All students should participate. In my latest op-ed for The Eagle, I outline everything you should know. Read it here.

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Interview with Beyond the Byline: Why DVAM on Campus

Interview with Beyond the Byline: Why DVAM on Campus

Last month for Domestic Violence Awareness Month, I wrote a series of op-eds for The Eagle on domestic violence on campus. Covering topics from how to respond to your friends when they tell you they've experienced domestic violence, to campus specific-forms of abuse, this series covered a lot of ground. A few weeks later, The [...]

Domestic Violence on College Campuses (Part 3)

Domestic Violence on College Campuses (Part 3)

Today may be the last day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, but our work is far from done. Check out the final piece of my three-part series on domestic violence on campus, in which I address two challenging forms of abuse: digital abuse and stalking. Read it here!

Domestic Violence on College Campuses (Part 2)

Domestic Violence on College Campuses (Part 2)

It’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month! Check out my part 2 of three of my series on domestic violence for The Eagle. This piece is all about academic and financial abuse and how those uniquely affect college students. Domestic violence can look many different ways, but if you think you or someone you love is experiencing domestic violence, [...]

Domestic Violence on College Campuses (Part 1)

Domestic Violence on College Campuses (Part 1)

It's Domestic Violence Awareness Month! Check out my latest for The Eagle in which I discuss what domestic violence can look like on college campuses. Domestic violence can look many different ways, but if you think you or someone you love is experiencing domestic violence, call the National Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 and make an appointment [...]

How to respond when your friends disclose their assault to you.

How to respond when your friends disclose their assault to you.

It has been a tough two weeks, to say the least, with a near constant bombardment of Christine Ford's testimony and Kavanaugh's upsetting response. Many survivors of assault have been sharing their truths, some out of empowerment and some out of fear that their attacker will one day occupy a seat of immense power. Either [...]

Campus response to anti-Semitic postering leaves much to be desired

Campus response to anti-Semitic postering leaves much to be desired

Earlier this week, my campus experienced another incident of bigoted postering by an outsider. The response by the campus? For the most part, resounding silence. Why are the Jewish students not receiving support and solidarity from other groups on campus claiming to care about intersectionality? Read what I have to say here.    

It’s time for accessible Plan B at AU

It’s time for accessible Plan B at AU

Access to Emergency Contraception is an integral part of a student's overall health and well-being. It is a necessary tool in a young person's sexual health and American University should make it easier for the student body to access. Read more here.

Student debt disproportionately hurts women

Student debt disproportionately hurts women

How is student debt a feminist issue? How are women disproportionately affected by rising tuition costs? Check out what I had to say in my column for the Eagle here! This column also made it to the print edition of the paper.    

AU, start supplying contraception for your student body

AU, start supplying contraception for your student body

Contraception is a crucial health measure that all students should be able to take advantage of. I believe American University should supply it for free to the student body. Read my full argument in an op-ed for The Eagle here.