All posts by Christina Popik

  • Know your Title IX

    Title IX is a policy required by colleges and universities to protect students involved in situations involving sexual misconduct or harassment, relationship violence and stalking. Any students experiencing these unfortunately common issues are encouraged to reach out...

    • Posted August 29, 2017
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  • Honoring strong women

    “Women are already strong. It’s about changing the way the world perceives that strength.” – G.D. Anderson. For those who don’t know, women have their own month, March, to celebrate how far they have come. Since the...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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  • Breaking the silence for purpose

    Dating violence: A phrase you were warned about in your high school health class, but likely never imagined having any more meaning than that. This aggressive, controlling behavior can be physical, sexual or, the most silent killer...

    • Posted February 1, 2017
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  • Don’t be lazy

    The transition from high school to college is interesting because the time you spend in class is basically cut in half, so you have a lot of free time to play around with. Seems great, right? “More...

    • Posted November 10, 2016
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  • Don’t be afraid to let go of what hurts you

    I’ve always hated change. I adapt to things very slowly and when I do, I want to stay in that place for as long as possible because it’s what is familiar. Plain and simple, people naturally love...

    • Posted September 30, 2016
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  • Rave: Drake and Rihanna are “Too Good”

    For years, people have wondered the status of two of our favorite hip-hop and R&B stars. This summer, I remember the first hundred times I had heard “Too Good” on the radio, and how I immediately thought...

    • Posted September 14, 2016
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  • Wreck: Throwing in the towel

    One of the first changes I noticed coming back this fall is something minor, yet bugs the hell out of me: the addition of hand dryers instead of paper towel dispensers in the Carl Hansen Student Center....

    • Posted September 7, 2016
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  • May weekend 2016

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • My major is not fake

    As a major in the School of Communications, I am constantly told my major is an effortless way to get through college and the key to unemployment. I am an interactive digital design, or IDD major, I...

    • Posted March 9, 2016
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  • Wreck: These printers ain’t loyal

    On the first day back at school, I already found something worth wrecking: the unloyal Quinnipiac printing service. Needing to print out our syllabi, a friend and I went to the library before our 11 a.m. classes....

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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