POINT: Political parties create a pipeline for participation


It’s that time of year. The smiling faces of Undergraduate Student Government presidential and senatorial candidates line Trousdale Parkway, Annenberg Media hosts candidate “town hall” events and swaths of friends change their Facebook profile pictures to the business casual-meets-school spirit promotional filters of USG candidates. Yet, despite its efforts, the intractable problem of USG at […]

You Do Uterus: Turner judge recall signals progress


The summer of 2016 will always be one of the most memorable periods of my life — I graduated from high school, watched Hillary Clinton become the first female presidential nominee from a major political party and voted for the first time all in the span of two months. It was a time of joy […]