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The PostScript

Fit some “me” time into your day

Bryn Blumenthal, Staff Writer

November 9, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Through the whirlwind of classes, homework, work and/or athletic practice, how are students supposed to find time for ourselves? Should we even try to find time for ourselves? The answer is yes. We should step away from all of the hectic re...

Be confident in your own skin

Colleen Roach, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Women struggle with their body image on a regular basis, but does it get worse around Halloween or if they dress up as a character, otherwise known as cosplay, at a convention? I went shopping for Halloween costumes with the...

Speak up as you like

Colleen Roach, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Columbia College has encouraged all of its students to voice their opinions. However, why is it that I still find myself wondering if I’m speaking too much? In high school, I did not always speak up in class discussions,...

What a Girl Wants

Alex Smith, staff writer

April 19, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I’m starting to feel like “happily ever after” is “not so happily ever happening.” I am a millennial, and we are vocal, bold and innovative, entitled and lost when it comes to real romance and relationships with substance....

Senior reflects on her time at CC

Sydni Wilson, Editor

April 18, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

When I first arrived at Columbia College, I was an 18-year-old woman who thought I had the world figured out; I was so wrong. The past four years have been filled with new experiences, inside and outside of the classroom. Not...

Positive body image attacked by rigid beauty standards

Paige Riggins, Staff writer

April 18, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Five percent of women have a body type desired by modeling agencies while 91 percent  fight to get that desired body type, according to Do Something, a global organization for social change. Earlier this month, issues arose with Lane Bryant, a plus-s...

Self love leads to enlightenment

Paige Riggins, Staff writer

April 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Fifty-four percent of women are their own worst critic when it comes to beauty, according to Dove. Maybe maturity or not caring about what anyone else thinks brings about positive self-esteem. I didn’t have high self-esteem...

Have a FabFitFun box

Erin Didyoung, Staff writer

April 13, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The FabFitFun box is a seasonal subscription that includes beauty, fashion and fitness products valued over $200 for $49.99. The FabFitFun Spring 2016 box’s total retail value is $282.91. A magazine comes with every box explaining ...

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