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Masculinity and Mental Health

Charles Saunders is a Political Science and Psychology double major. Outside of academics, he enjoys playing pickup basketball, Skyrim, Yugioh, and study breaks at the most inconvenient of times. Even in today’s society, where psychology, medicine, and the media have worked towards open communication about mental illness, there remains a definitive stigma. This stigma is… Read more Masculinity and Mental Health

The Outside Looking In: Social Influences on Mental Health

JP DeFranco is a second year biology/neuroscience major and active in athletics specifically golf, weight training and basketball.  JP has worked extensively with youth coaching basketball and special needs students.  He enjoys spending time with his family and watching movies. Mental health and mental health treatments have been a trendy contemporary topic in our country.… Read more The Outside Looking In: Social Influences on Mental Health

What You Can’t See May Indeed Hurt You: A Historical Analysis of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Anthony Mack is a third year Biological Chemistry major at Grinnell College. When not in class, he enjoys playing baseball and is one of the captains of Grinnell’s baseball team. After Grinnell, Anthony plans on attending a college of pharmacy where he would work toward obtaining his PharmD. When a war ends, we are continuously… Read more What You Can’t See May Indeed Hurt You: A Historical Analysis of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder