Monthly Archives: March 2013

A Few of My Favorite Things

Do you have a favorite place in Rice Library? Besides Starbucks, of course. I’ve spent a lot of time here in the library, even before I worked here. I get WAY too distracted in my own apartment to do much … Continue reading

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Les MS!

Have you heard of Ms. Magazine? Some new blog, or fem crit book? Coming out in the wake of this whole War on Women thing we keep hearing about? Well, look back a little bit more. Ms. is a feminist magazine … Continue reading

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Spartans, Authors, Inventors, and Other Women Who Made History

Happy March everyone! Did you know that March is National Women’s History Month? Well now you do, and I’m going to dedicate some blogs to some awesome women of the past, as well as some of the equally awesome women … Continue reading

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In the Trenches of the Culture Wars

Know the easiest way to make a party really awkward, especially if you don’t know anyone there very well? Politics! Yes, I know the old rule: never discuss religion, politics or the Chicago Cubs. But sometimes you just have to, … Continue reading

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