Most college students are not ready to participate in large-scale global protests, but if we start by holding our own university accountable, the benefits will be immense.
In my short three months here, it has become evident that Miami’s creation of designated study spaces is significantly valued by its students. There is something to be said about separating where you sleep or unwind versus where you do schoolwork and study.
Moon Landing Guy’s demonstrations show us how conspiracism has taken over sects of the American people. From capitol insurrectionists to Twitter personalities to street-corner demonstrators, conspiracists spread misinformation to new audiences every day.
But when I’m overwhelmed with this urgent need to make memories out of each moment, I try to force myself to pause. To take stock of all I have been able to do thus far.
However, what should be a vital part of a schedule is often overlooked by busy and stressed college students — and that is staying active.
It is another reminder that we impact the environment not always in our direct actions but also in the places and companies that we interact with.