Author Archive: Natalia Garcia

Kate Starr

Kate Starr

Over the past three years, Kate Starr has transitioned from a small all-girls Episcopal school in the heart of DC to a huge state school in the Midwest and back to the Northeast for college in downtown Manhattan, where she is currently a sophomore at New York University. Here, the […]

 
 

Facebook: A Breeding Ground for Social Comparison

Millenials tend to compare themselves to their Facebook friends and self-promote on their own social media profiles in an attempt to measure up.

By NATALIA GARCIA It is a Tuesday night and I am at the library browsing through Facebook between assignments when I come across a picture of a friend from high school holding a 3-liter bottle of Maison Perrier-Jouët at PHD, one of New York City’s most exclusive nightclubs. “$25,000,” the […]