Eating Disorders: Information

Good morning radiant Jumbos, Today’s post is about something that, unfortunately, plagues far too many men and women – eating disorders.  Courtesy of the National Eating Disorder Association, here is some information on eating disorders. In the United States, approximately 20 million women and 10 million men suffer from an eating disorder.  Most disturbingly, 40-60% […]

Introduction to Gender Identity

Good morning lovely Jumbos! I hope the first day of classes is treating you all well! This post is a follow up to last week’s post on sexuality, and is an introduction to gender identity terminology.  This post comes with the same disclaimer as the last one, which I will reiterate: first, this post is […]

Introduction to Sexuality

Hello beautiful souls, Today we’re talking about sexuality – mainly providing some definitions beyond the standard “heterosexual” and “homosexual,” because sexuality is a spectrum, not a dichotomy.  Before we get into it though, I want to include an important disclaimer – because sexuality is a spectrum, these labels and definitions only represent points on the […]

Music to De-Stress

Good afternoon radiant Jumbos! I hope you are all having a lovely, restful break! As we all gear up for the coming semester, we may be mentally preparing ourselves for the stress, long nights, and junk food binges.  One of the things that helps me de-stress is music.  Whether it’s to calm you down or […]

Happy New Year

Happy New Year beautiful souls! 2016 is finally here, and as we kiss 2015 goodbye we are all left with the same question – what are our resolutions?  A new year means a fresh start and a clean slate – the perfect time to make some changes and move forward into the best year we’ve […]