The Vermont Cynic

The importance of self-care in college: Dorm Spa Edition

Isabella Alessandrini

October 12, 2016

If you’re anything like me, you probably have about a thousand things racing around your mind at the same time. Either exams are coming up, or an essay is due in the next few hours, or an academic adviser is putting the pressure on to answer existential questions about the future — big, scary lif...

Don’t write off condoms before giving them a chance

Don’t write off condoms before giving them a chance

March 30, 2016

My first experience with a condom was in health class my first year of high school. My teacher was ahead of her time and put a condom on a cucumber instead of a banana. After she finished the demonstration, she removed the condom, peeled the cucumber and ate it with a side of hummus. It took a while ...

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