All articles relating to Academic matters.
"It’s minutes. Somehow, there are only minutes. The future is now. There is no more time. Stress. Overwhelming stress begins its bodily invasion, amplifying the voice that shouts from the back of the mind. Anxiety and adrenaline have taken over. The present is quickly seeping away, flowing into the past no matter how tightly it is clung to. The future deadline approaches like a bullet train and tied to the tracks is the overpowering voice of conscience. It screams and begs the all too familiar question as it meets its impending ruin. 'Why do you always wait until the last minute?'" - Procrastination, Allison McCarty
"When Dr. Keely Finkelstein came to the University of Texas, she brought her research in astrophysics and a fascination with all things extragalactic. Her partner, Dr. Steven Finkelstein, brought his interest in galaxies big and small as well as his obsession with the early universe. The stars aligned as they moved into the UT astronomy department together." - In Love & In Academia, Peyton Cabaniss
Incoming Associate Editor of Content and 2019 Creative Competition winner Shini Meyer Wang’s poem “OV-99” is up on the site!
content warning: sexual assault | “you can’t hide elephants” by Gabriela Camarena is another of our 2019 Creative Competition winning pieces.