Theona Hsu

Theona Hsu

Opinion: Purging our society of toxic masculinity

Opinion: Purging our society of toxic masculinity

Walking from the gym towards the main entrance of my middle school for dismissal, I heard a group of boys nonchalantly having this conversation. I then saw my friends Jenna and Kristy walk by me, breaking into tears after hearing these objectifying comments about...

Opinion: The importance of fair monitoring in athletics

Opinion: The importance of fair monitoring in athletics

No matter where you live, or where you come from, athletics is something that everyone has either watched or been a part of. Many people fall in love with the sports they play and choose to become professional athletes. Just as there are those who choose to be...

Opinion: The cultural and economic benefits of immigration

Opinion: The cultural and economic benefits of immigration

Since the beginning of the United States, immigration has been an important part of this country, setting it apart from the rest of the world as a nation of immigrants. The Economic & Fiscal Impacts of Immigration by the National Academies of Sciences,...

Review: ‘Educated’ by Tara Westover

Review: ‘Educated’ by Tara Westover

I’ve always valued education, but I realized I never really appreciated how transformative it can be. "Educated," the autobiography of historian and writer Tara Westover, tells the story of her experiences moving from living on a rural farm in Idaho to attending...