NerdNite Memphis

NerdNite Memphis

By Jacey Whirley

 

Listening to a lecture on archeology isn’t what most people would pair with a beer. Unless, of course, you are a nerd. The RecRoom on Broad Ave is exactly where this upbeat and welcoming atmosphere is found. Held once a month in Memphis, NerdNite, is an event well known around the country, but a new trend upon Memphians. NerdNite is defined as a fun night filled with brains and beer. Continue reading

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Despite More Equality, a Rape Culture in America Persists

Despite More Equality, a Rape Culture in America Persists

By Jacey Whirley

 

Despite strides in Women’s equality since the 1960’s, women are still victimized by physical abuse at alarming rates.

In fact, every 98 seconds an American is sexually assaulted. Continue reading