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How the Northerner editors practice self-care

How the Northerner editors practice self-care

Northerner Staff March 14, 2020

We know it's been stressful lately, so find some new ways to take care of yourself from our editors.   Natalie Hamren, Editor-in-Chief  How do you practice self-care? “I like to take...

Reporter McKenzie Eskridge examines self-love in a  consumer culture.

EDITORIAL: Liking yourself is rebellious in a consumer culture

McKenzie Eskridge , Reporter February 12, 2018

Consumer culture: you’ll never be enough. The road to American consumerism has been a slow build, but the core reason you’ll never feel satisfied with your appearances or confident in your ambitions...

One of the crafts part of Norse Violence Prevention Centers self-care series is a tranquility jar, which student coordinator Allison Kumar called her favorite.

For survivors of sexual assault, NVP provides space for self-care

Mackenzie Manley, Editor-in-Chief February 12, 2018

The contents of Gabby Dralle’s office: a “tranquility” jar marked with the words “let it go” sits by her desktop, filled with purple liquid that shimmers as you move it. To the left, a lilac...

Professor Douglas Hume with his research assistants in Mahatsara, Madagascar, in summer 2012; they were conducting an ethnographic interview with an informant (not pictured).

In Madagascar, caring is a community affair

Natalie Hamren , Assistant News Editor February 12, 2018

The act of caring for yourself, or self-care, varies from culture to culture. People all across the world demonstrate care for themselves based on their needs or the needs of their larger community. According...

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