A day in the life of a real college student: Expectations vs. reality

False expectations shouldn't be allowed to dictate or alter your college experience


It’s okay to be proud of your accomplishments

Focusing on what you're doing well can transform your UW experience


Alcohol isn’t the answer to everything

Drinking and partying are just a fraction of what UW has to offer its students


Hey Democrats, Obamacare took more than a year too

Educating the public is key in transitioning from a failing healthcare system to one which does its job without bankrupting the country


Social media misrepresents what freshman year truly looks like

In the moments between filtered party photos, nearly everyone around you is going through emotional challenges


From the desk of the editor: Your major isn’t a major issue when it comes to working at The Herald

Finding your place at UW can be tough, let us be your guide


Here’s to the place that taught me the beauty of truth telling

The Herald helped me see who I want to be


The irony of anti-ASM rhetoric from College Republicans

They're asking one ideological governing body to disband another


Divestment challenges Zionist occupation, not Jewish faith

Holding Israel accountable for actions has nothing to do with respect for Judaism

Study Abroad

From 4,200 Miles Away: Real life doesn’t have an Instagram filter

It's cliche for a reason — nothing good comes from our obsession with picture-perfect lives