Don’t split the vote

October 23, 2020 McKenzie Ward 0

We are now less than two weeks from an election that will arguably be one of the most historic most of us will ever experience. Although I was not originally thrilled when I realized that […]

My uterus, my choice

October 9, 2020 McKenzie Ward 0

As I scrolled aimlessly through Facebook last Thursday night, something caught my eye. “An open message to my Republican colleagues.” It was a Facebook post from Democratic Sen. Tammy Duckworth urging her Republican colleagues not […]

A thank you to the women before me

October 2, 2020 McKenzie Ward 0

On Sept. 18, the Associated Press reported, “Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dies at 87.” At first, I didn’t believe it. Although I knew Justice Ginsburg had faced several health complications over the years, […]

No time for “I don’t care”

September 18, 2020 McKenzie Ward 0

One of the most exciting days of my elementary school career was during early November in 2008 in my 1st grade teacher’s classroom. I understand how that may be considered oddly specific, but I remember […]

A battle with a mirror

May 1, 2020 McKenzie Ward 0

“Quarantine 15 is the new freshmen 15.” “Due to coronavirus, my summer body will be postponed until 2021.” “If you haven’t lost weight all quarantine, you can only blame yourself. There’s still time to make […]

Your vacation can wait

March 27, 2020 McKenzie Ward 0

As the threat of the coronavirus increases throughout the world, we have been desperately urged to practice social distancing in order to limit the spread of infection and flatten the curve. In doing my part, […]

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