Stereotypes in Media

By Chris Moxon “Everybody Loves Raymond” perpetuates the stereotype of a lazy stupid husband. “Jersey Shores” perpetuates the stereotypes of women being bimbos, portrayed by Snooki, and men being muscle-head meatballs, portrayed by Mike. “The Real Housewives of Orange County” perpetuates the stereotype that women are money-hungry ruthless vixens. All of these are examples of […]

Maximize the Brain’s Full Potential

By Li Han Studies have shown that some foods help stimulate brain function. Students need to know this information to perform well in school. Fruits like apples and berries contain antioxidants and phytonutrients that improve blood flow to the brain, which improves opportunities for learning. May Sanicola, learning specialist for TRIO at CSN suggests, “Fatty […]