On this episode of She Runs The World, Kaei Li, Emily Jaster, and Sienna Brancato sit down with Jenn Wiggins of Health Education Services to talk about how to open up campus spaces, especially clubs, to discussions on predatory behavior and how to engage minority students in those conversations.
“We’re gonna get weird tonight!” Singer Coleman Trapp of Coast Modern proclaimed such after performing the first track of the band’s 9:30 Club setlist: “Tiny Umbrella,” a beachy tongue-in-cheek tune about staying positive through loneliness. Considering that less than 20 minutes earlier, electro-pop opener Shaed had performed an acoustic cover of R. Kelly’s “Ignition,” the…
Electro-duo Coast Modern has a style that matches their name: a beachy take on the modern hip-hop genre, a smooth and synthesized evolution of surf-rock. Their sound is uncompromisingly strange, integrating such motley sounds as a child barking like a dog and the background noises that seeped through the open window of their recording studio….
In this episode of She Runs the World, Kaei Li and Emily Jaster are joined by News Editor Margaret Gach in a discussion with Dorothy McAuliffe, the former First Lady of Virginia. In this episode, McAuliffe talks about projects she worked on and her policy goals as First Lady, such as free school breakfasts and…
In the fifth episode of She Runs the World, Kaei Li and Emily Jaster talk with Dr. Kathy Powers about being in Political Science and International Relations academia as a woman of color. Dr. Powers is a tenured professor at the University of New Mexico, and is an adjunct lecturer the Department of Government here at…
Trauma cuts through lives, tearing them apart and leaving individuals struggling to put the pieces back together. For Washington-based artist Adrienne Gaither, recovery from trauma is like art: both are “time based processes.” Her latest collection and first solo exhibition, How I Got Over, visualizes her journey toward recovery in a series of geometric paintings…
I’ve developed a set of strategies so that staying awake is no longer just a matter of endurance. Rationing caffeine intake is an artform. Personally, I tend to start with a black eye—a coffee with a double shot of espresso—and buy another red eye—a coffee with a single shot—every few hours. I’ve found that no…
In this Fashion Week episode of She Runs the World, Resident Faculty Artist Deb Sivigny joins Kaei Li and Emily Jaster to discuss costume design on campus and fashion around the world. Sivigny is the costume shop manager at Georgetown’s Davis Performing Arts Center, a freelance designer, and a resident company member of Rorschach Theatre.
In this episode of She Runs the World, Professor Kate McNamara joins Kaei Li and Emily Jaster to discuss recent developments in domestic and international politics. Dr. McNamara served as Director of the Mortara Center for International Studies from 2010 to 2016 and is currently a Professor of Government at Georgetown.