Daily Archives: February 1, 2019

In Command

Ever since its establishment in 1842, The Citadel has been a male dominated operation. The school flipped upside down in 1995 when a federal court ruling allowed its admissions to accept its first female cadet, which was followed by death threats and sexist slurs. Fast forward 24 years to a slowly growing women’s minority movement,…

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Homelessness in the Holy City

It takes little more than a quick stroll down King or Market Street to see that Charleston has a homelessness problem. Ranked number one U.S. city by Travel + Leisure six years in a row, this charming southern oasis is not immune to the downsides of booming tourism, namely gentrification. As of 2017, Charleston is…

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Progress STEMs From Us

Women scientists have always had to fight to be heard over their male colleagues. For most of history, science was considered a male dominated field plagued with sexism and implicit bias, which  that still persist in some circles. Today, the tides are slowly turning as more and more women are pursuing careers in science, technology,…

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Books Published by Women 2018

2018 has been an incredible year for women. A year that has showcased trials and moments of triumph, the publishing industry consisting of some of the best literary works. These works have traveled through the year with layers of personal essays, recipes, and book-to-movie adaption hits. Women now have the time and opportunity to show…

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Beware of Dog: Four Girls’ Impacting the Charleston Music Scene for Themselves and for Others

This is Beware of Dog to the curious observer: Four girls with a youthful fiery passion for music and art, and most of all, sharing that passion with others. Their website, (bewareofdogproductions.com), is filled with the pastel pink of adolescence, photos of cigarettes and guitars covered with stickers– the header under their main photo reads:…

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