Monthly Archives: November 2015

The Significance of Being Greek

by Brynn My first month here at CU I was consistently asked whether or not I was going to rush. Now, this may have to do with a the fact that my roommate is a senior in Chi Omega, but … Continue reading

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The Nuclear Family in a Matriarchal Society

by Tarun In the mountains near Lugu Lake in the high-country of China, a phenomenal community of people exists under completely different societal norms and familial structures. The Mosuo are known to be the last true matriarchal society in existence … Continue reading

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I Am Not a Tomboy

by Adrien I grew up in my big brothers’ hand-me-downs, and had short hair until I was older. I spent a significant amount of time with my brothers, but I am not a tomboy. I always get the same reaction … Continue reading

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