Emily Strickland


Raisman shows society, athletic community must start believing victims

Voices like Raisman’s are crucial, especially to young women who aren’t even old enough to fully understand what has happened to them, who think no one understands, who have been told that they are being dramatic or just misunderstanding the situation. Raisman broadcasts a message of hope.

College is about knowing when to stop

Know when to stop listening to that voice in the back of your head incessantly repeating that you’re not smart, strong, or established enough to achieve all that you’ve set out to do.