I am ashamed to admit, as of recently, I had not been keeping up-to-date on particular healthcare concerns that have been building up since the Trump Administration took office. I am explicitly referring to that is sparking panic and outrage for many women all over the country (2.4 million to be exact) is Planned Parenthood. […]Read More Planned Parenthood and the Title X Gag Rule
There are days when we wake up feeling flawless like Beyoncé’. Sometimes, we are Brittany Spears with it, and we just want to grab a pair of clippers and go to work, releasing the scalp from every strand there is above our perfect little heads. Then, after those days, there are days where we pick […]Read More DONT Touch My Hair, Please?
The rap game is being flipped on its head. Powerful women like Meg Thee Stallion, Rico Nasty, Saweetie and Cardi B are topping charts and claiming Top Billboard Spots left and right. Thanks to social media and the free music platforms that are arising like Soundcloud and Youtube, artists who may have not gotten a […]Read More WHO RUN THE RAP GAME? GIRLS
In this post, we discuss period poverty and how it negatively affects people who may not have access to sanitary practices and products during their period.Read More Let’s Talk Period Poverty
Should I wear a mask when I have sex? Should I even be having sex right now? Do I need to wear gloves when I…. you know? Should I wear a mask down there? She spit in my mouth, now what? Can I use GermX as lube? Should I get tested for STDs as well […]Read More Dating and Hookup Culture in the Age of COVID
Loving yourself takes time. Learn more about self-love here!Read More Loving Yourself is Not Selfish
What the ideal Body image is can start at a young age. It is important to recognize and encourage all body types to boost Womens confidence and happiness.Read More “The Perfect Body” Through the Eyes of a Young Girl.
This post discusses the new revisions of Title IX policies that federally-funded universities are currently implementing. Will JMU act and protect students against these harmful policies?Read More “The Final Rule”
The Faculty Advisors of ShoutOut! JMU are humbled to bring you an ongoing summer series from our archives featuring the voices of our Black blogging alumni.
Topics to come are as diverse and nuanced as the Black community itself, and we can’t wait to share.
There have been many first for women that have influenced society and allowed others to continue to succeed. Let’s take some time and look at these modern day women who are doing big things.Read More First Women (part 2)