The Daily Eastern News

Accepting yourself is the mark of maturity

Carole Hodorowicz, Opinions Editor

January 21, 2018

The older I get, the less I feel inclined to achieve the degree of the “perfection” my peers, society and the world deems mandatory. The less I feel inclined, the more I cringe thinking about how much I used to care about what people thought of me. Having insecurities is a part of being human. They can feel a...

Column: Body image: ripped pants are not a sign

Abby Carlin, Copy Editor

January 9, 2017

On Wednesday, Dec. 21st, 2016, I ripped my pants. My heart broke when I realized that my favorite pair of jeans, the jeans I bought with the money I earned from my first job, the jeans I wore on my first date and the ones I wore when I had my first kiss, the jeans that I wore to Europe and to my first...

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