Author: UNCSiren

Dakota Powell

Dakota Powell is a senior at UNC-Chapel Hill double majoring in public policy and women’s and gender studies. On campus, they are actively involved in [...]

Christina Townsend

1. What is one of your proudest accomplishments and why? I am a firm believer that our proudest accomplishments often derive from our most difficult [...]

The Womyn on WXYC

By Shilpa Kancharla WXYC is UNC’s student-run radio station, known for its eclectic range of music and goal of diversifying the community’s music [...]

Sierra Atwater

1. What is one of your proudest accomplishments and why? The summer after my first year, I earned the opportunity to do research at Johns Hopkins University [...]

Tia Holmes

Story and photo by Ellie Rodriguez. Most people like Tia are born with cerebral palsy (CP), or develop it very soon after birth. CP can affect people in [...]

When I stopped giving a shit about my zit

By Sarah Muzzillo It’s been a long week. I’ve gone to bed around 1:30 a.m. and woken up at 8 a.m. for the past five days in a row – thanks to my first [...]

In Solidarity

We, the members of Siren Magazine, feel called to express our support for UNC’s Muslim Students Association and Students for Justice in Palestine. We fully [...]

The Real Silent Sam Coalition: Manifesto 2015

The Real Silent Sam Coalition (RSSC) is an alliance organization of students, faculty, staff and community members who collectively work to confront the [...]

Stop HB 465

We’re going to make this quick, because we don’t have a lot of time. A terrible bill was just announced and it’s going to impact all of us here in North [...]

Sorority leaders must stop blaming survivors

I could never take another a swig of beer. I could dress “modestly” (whatever that means). I could never walk into a dark party and show my moves on the [...]