Kelaine Conochan
MeetKelaine Conochan
The editor-in-chief of this magazine, who should, in all honesty, be a gym teacher. Don’t sleep on your plucky kid sister.

From the mind of Kelaine

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Torture & Nostalgia: Your Gym Class Square Dancing Unit

In elementary schools throughout suburban New Jersey, kids were forced to square dance during gym class. And you know what? It was weirdly awesome.

Kelaine Conochan
April 24, 2017
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Real Talk: 5 Bits of Advice for {Kids These Days}

For some reason, kids these days need some advice on how to act like kids. Here’s how to maximize your childhood. Hint: it starts when you go outside.

Kelaine Conochan
April 19, 2017
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What Your Suburban Friends Don’t Understand About City Living

Cities are crowded, dirty, and loud. You say that like it’s a bad thing! A vibrant defense of city living, for your suburban friends who just don’t get it.

Kelaine Conochan
April 13, 2017
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JUNIOR, FINANCE MAJOR, Star of {SPRING BREAK}, {Breaks} Character

Spring break was all about the clubs. The girls. The drinks. The music. But on opening night, JUNIOR, FINANCE MAJOR has trouble remembering his lines.

Kelaine Conochan
April 6, 2017
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How the {Selfie} Ruined Your Photo Collection

For many, the Age of the Selfie means overdocumentation and oversharing of every moment. Others have stepped out of frame and out of focus. But why?

Kelaine Conochan
March 15, 2017
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A Day Without a Woman: She’s So Little

For all the ladies out there, tired of being marginalized. Tired of being viewed as small and adorable and gentle. You are not harmless. #ADayWithoutAWoman

Kelaine Conochan
March 8, 2017
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The Top 3 Times {My Mom Was Mad,} Not Disappointed

My mom was never disappointed. She didn’t play easy like that. She was straight up MAD. Are you ready to hear about the box turtle wrist watch incident?

Kelaine Conochan
March 1, 2017
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Five Dollars and a Dream: A Pocketful of Privilege

How different is life for a young black boy in D.C. and a white girl raised in the suburbs? Seeing his future and your past printed on a $5 bill.

Kelaine Conochan
February 21, 2017
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Tom Brady Doesn’t Eat Nightshades: Cooking {Dinner} for Your Sworn Enemy

Tom Brady won’t eat nightshades. Gandhi can’t eat meat. And your mother-in-law? She can’t wait to watch you eat your words. This dinner is a disaster.

Kelaine Conochan
February 10, 2017
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