Kayla Martinez

CONTRIBUTIONS

Veggie Tales: How Luke McKeever Turned Celery into Celebrity

“He’s been eating the vegetable plain since he was a kid and once went on a liver cleanse that largely featured celery, so he didn’t think twice about his choice, but the Internet certainly did."

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October 16, 2020

The Best Breakout Room on Campus (and No, It Isn’t Run by the University)

UChicago students and Off-Off Campus members Jo Blankson, Liva Pierce, and Anne Lim put on a new Zoom-based comedy show that won’t leave you stranded in awkward silence.

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October 12, 2020

Yo, That’s Gay…and That’s the Point

Watching "The L Word: Generation Q" hasn’t changed my life; but it’s reminded me there are spaces where my friends and I can belong—spaces where we can feel safe being seen.

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May 18, 2020

The Chicago Teachers Union Strike: Who, What, and Why

The CTU, along with other union-represented school employees have been on strike since October 17 to ask for improvements in both pay and non-pay related issues.

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October 22, 2019