Speaking of Mia

Chayenne Mia is a Columbia College sophomore with prospective majors in creative writing and psychology. Speaking of Mia runs alternate Tuesdays.

By Chayenne Mia
Mon, Apr 21, 2014, 9:05pm
Chayenne Mia on the pointlessness of slacktivists' campaigns to "raise awareness."
By Chayenne Mia
Mon, Apr 7, 2014, 11:26pm

Chayenne Mia on gaslighting, a form of psychological manipulation that leaves victims convinced that they haven't been manipulated.

By Chayenne Mia
Mon, Mar 24, 2014, 7:54pm

You feel most “you” when you’re depressed, and coming out of it—coming back into the life you once led—can feel overwhelming, disingenuous, or unappealing.

By Chayenne Mia
Tue, Mar 4, 2014, 2:54am

In conversations about women's issues, men need to take a step back and hear what actual women have to say.

By Chayenne Mia
Tue, Feb 18, 2014, 1:02am

Despite Columbia's pride in its socioeconomic diversity, there's always a pressure both to assimilate and not to appear like we're trying too hard to assimilate.

By Chayenne Mia
Tue, Feb 4, 2014, 1:51am

Chayenne Mia explores the tendency to attribute negative interactions to racism and sexism. Real discrimination will be taken seriously if we resist the urge to blame it constantly.