Simone De Beauvoir was more than ‘Second Sex’ and Sartre

March 4, 2003 Teresa Rivas 0

One of the most influential of the second wave feminists was Simone de Beauvoir, a French writer and philosopher associated with the existentialist movement and the lifelong partner of French existentialist philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre.

Though her main concerns were social and abortion rights for women, she also advocated extensively for the rights of the elderly and the safety of factory workers. […]

National Condom Week – get your rubber on

February 25, 2003 Teresa Rivas 0

The nation celebrated the use of condoms as well as other types of birth control from Feb. 14 (just in time for Valentine’s Day) until Feb. 21 during National Condom Week.

To college students, condoms seem like common sense, but other forms of birth control may not be. […]

Vagina Monologues: If these lips could speak

February 18, 2003 Teresa Rivas 0

Vaginas of the College united, along with those who lacked the muscle of the evening, to fill the Music Building’s auditorium for the second annual presentation of “The Vagina Monologues.”

Thirty women participated in eloquently displaying the many layers of this often hidden and mysterious body part. […]

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