Many students may have noticed the tables in the SLTC this semester, where students were encouraged to take photos displaying micro-aggressions and micro-affirmations that they’ve heard before. The photo shoot was part of a larger movement called the M & M Project, which is led by Dr. Micheal Miyawaki, Assistant Professor of Sociology. “The M&M Project is a photography project aimed at raising awareness about micro-aggressions and promoting the campus adoption of micro-affirmations. The project involves students holding up written signs of their encounters with these micro-behaviors, and having their pictures taken,” Dr. Miyawaki said. A micro-aggression can be defined … Continue reading M & M Project Raises Awareness on Campus
Though Conway is a relatively small city, we have a lot of options when it comes to food: many chain restaurants. Not only that, but we have multiple locations for many of these restaurants. Not all franchises are created equal, … Continue reading Battle of the Fast Foods
Cognitive linguistics has found an unlikely new home—the Department of Religious Studies at Hendrix College. Dr. John Sanders, Professor of Religious Studies, is a Christian theologian who is at the forefront of utilizing cognitive linguistics in his field to think … Continue reading Hendrix Professor Bridges Research in Cognitive Linguistics with Theology
In February, I saw a video on Twitter in which Rose McGowan, actress and accuser of Harvey Weinstein, has a shouting match with Andi Weir*, a trans woman and activist, at a promotional event for McGowan’s book Brave. Weir … Continue reading #MeToo?
The Hendrix student body recently elected a new senate for the 2018-2019 school year, including President Hannah Burdette, Secretary Blythe Bull, and Presidential Assistant Natalie Burgess. “I decided to run for Senate president because I thought I could bring a … Continue reading Hendrix’s New Student Senate