Writing

SHORT STORIES

CARMEN

During her stay at a psych ward, Emma falls prey to a friendship with a charismatic troublemaker who has a sinister, supernatural secret of her own.

MRS. LUBONEK

A local baker sells pastries with a sweet, secret ingredient–her cakes and pies can determine the future.

A NIGHT AT PINETOP’S TAVERN

Leave your troubles at the door, grab a seat, order a drink, and tap your foot along to the beat of the blues. Everyone here has a story to tell.

INTO THE MARSHES

Squeaky and her faithful best friend Donny Two Cents journey into the marshes to find the Oogey Boogey Man and steal his treasure.

 

EDITORIALS

CHECK ALL THAT APPLY: HOW TO PLAY “GUESS MY RACE”

Being multiracial in the United States has some mixed results. A look at history, identity, and assumptions that come with being of two or more races.

RETHINKING THE LIBERAL BUBBLE

The 2016 election was a nasty surprise to liberal voters across the United States. Here’s how confirmation bias and the urban/rural divide made it happen.

MASTERCHEF: COLLEGE EDITION

While learning to cook meals independently in college, it is a miracle of grace that my roommates and I have yet to set the apartment kitchen on fire.

HYPOCRISY IN THE ROLES OF WIVES AND DAUGHTERS

The contrasting treatment of Melania and Ivanka Trump, both by the media and Donald Trump himself, highlights a misogynist hypocrisy in how traditional vs. modern women are treated.

 

ARTICLES & REVIEWS

‘WONDER WOMAN’ WINS FOR DC, FEMALE SUPERHEROES

She’s fearless. She’s a fighter. She’s hope for female-led superhero movies and is kicking butt in a theater near you.

HOW GEORGIA TECH IS USING SOCIAL MEDIA TO KEEP STUDENTS ENGAGED

The Technique spoke to Georgia Tech Social Media Manager Steven Norris to learn how Tech uses social media platforms to interact with students, both currently enrolled and prospective.

‘SCANDAL’ MIDSEASON PREMIER REVIEW

Olivia Pope and Co. return in a breakneck-paced episode of Scandal, accompanied by all the usual plot twists, secret trysts, and political intrigue.