Thursday, March 30, 2017

Where Are My CSE Ladies At?

Take a look at UCSD’s department of computer science and engineering homepage. Click through the various slider photos and you’ll notice that women are far less represented. There are 21 photos total, but only...

Let’s Face the Taboo of Sex Ed

Think back to sex ed in grade school — were the memories that just flooded to your mind positive? I can’t speak for everyone, but I can attest that my sex ed was by...

Girl, Interrupted: Are Gamer Girls Real Or Just a Fantasy?

“You play like a dude!” That’s not exactly a commonly heard insult in the video game industry. Buzzfeed’s satirical video, “If Gamer Girls Acted Like Gamer Guys,” parodies the stark contrast in attitudes between...

If Only I Could Be Pregnant, Like Women

It’s too bad that men can’t be like male seahorses, the only family in the animal kingdom that can naturally undergo male pregnancy. Of course, men can grow their own empathy belly or experience...

Why I’m Choosing to Be a Feminist

I set out writing this column after some banter in the UCSD Guardian’s office. I was talking about how I do these traditionally feminine activities, like cooking and cleaning, and genuinely like it. I...

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