El Estoque

The art of stanning: Exploring the intricacies of a new wave of fan culture

The art of stanning: Exploring the intricacies of a new wave of fan culture

Sreya Kumar and Lakshanyaa Ganesh

May 23, 2019

Stan. The term originated from rapper Eminem’s 2000 hit of the same name, merging the words “stalker” and “fan”. It has quickly evolved into a label young fans on social media proudly use, denoting the prestige their obsession with a figure in pop culture comes with. The term is common on...

Sweet Addiction

Sweet Addiction

Emily Xia, Jasmine Lee, and Claire Yang

May 17, 2018

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Smoky effects: the impacts of drug use

Smoky effects: the impacts of drug use

Ilena Peng

December 7, 2016

A high school student, a psychologist – these are people that don't seem to have much in common. But substance use has affected each of them in different ways. Dr. Matthew Kendra and Dr. Anna Lembke center their careers around addiction medicine. Paul Armentano, the deputy director of the National Or...