Expressing and Dressing: The Significance of Ball Culture and Fashion

There’s a space where our skin and home feel synonymous. For some, it’s a walk through the park alone. For others, it’s a dingy concert hall cramped up against a stranger screaming the lyrics to the sky. But if you ever find yourself in the heart of Harlem, you might see the everlasting glow of the ballroom vogue scene. 

Queer Monologues: Emerson’s Archive of Queer Voices

Written anonymously Before this year I would have never considered myself a performer. Before this year I would have never considered myself a part of the queer community. Now I can say that I’m both. This year I became a more active member of EAGLE, Emerson’s LGBTQ+ organization, and through a lot of their events, I…

Birthday Presence: YouTuber Helps Raise Donations for the Trevor Project

“Founded in 1998 by the creators of the Academy Award-winning short film TREVOR, the Trevor Project  is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.” -the Trevor Project’s website For his past two birthdays, Tyler Oakley, a YouTuber, has asked…