Class of 2025
Grace is a freshman majoring in English with a minor in Journalism. She has always had a passion for writing and all the intricacies involved in the process, as well as helping others along that experience in the form of editing. Grace is excited to join such a platform that incorporates multiple aspects of what she deeply enjoys.
The Philosophical Lens of a Camera
by Grace Sargent, January 24, 2023 Introduction In American philosopher and writer Susan Sontag’s In Plato’s Cave, the concept of photography is examined from a philosophical standpoint and connected to Plato’s Allegory of the Cave. She details the way in which we as humans interact with photography and the large role it plays in our…
Empathy: Why its Facilitation is So Important and How to Foster it in Our Youth
by Grace Sargent, April 22, 2022 Introduction Humans as a species are empathetic by nature, though modern society seems to hinder its widespread development. Surrounded by technological advancements and automated machines, we have become immersed in a robotic world that fails to illustrate the countless emotions we experience daily. This is quite prevalent among children,…