Mental Health Mondays

By Roxana Ungureanu, Staff Columnist  What about mental health? Too often we overlook the importance of mental health, and especially on a college campus, where depression and anxiety run rampant. I aim to talk about it so much that it makes people uncomfortable, because change can only come when a little discomfort is applied. When I set off to write [...]

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Kimber Thomas

Interview by Liv Linn Kimber Thomas is a native of Jackson, Mississippi. She received her bachelor’s degree in English from Alcorn State University and her master’s [...]

Ivana Chan

1. What is one of your proudest accomplishments and why? Between the summer of 2014 and the fall of 2015, I worked as an active Co-Chair of Rethink: Psychiatric Illness. It [...]

Mars Ee: Root Sister

Interview and photographs by Alice Wilder A conversation with Mars Ee who is, in their own words, “a queer femme in the south trying to dig into to their roots” through [...]

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 Students United for [...]

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 challenges. Mine came [...]

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 tastes. This semester, [...]

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 in the Chemical [...]

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 different ways. ome [...]

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 ECON midterm. [...]

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 support the [...]