How College Students Are Preparing For Trump’s America

MTV’s Campus Ambassadors discuss activism and allyship in 2017

Why I've Stopped Racing Toward The Next Big Thing

Maybe pausing and letting yourself feel is the key to moving forward

The Female Role Models I Need Most

Heroines aren’t just for little girls. They’re for everyone trying to make sense of this complicated thing called life.

Why I'm Staying In My Small Town

Instead of moving to a big city, I’m going to make a difference at home

Anxiety Took Over My Life

If I knew mental illness was so common, I don’t think I would have kept it to myself for so long

No Number Can Define My Body

“Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels,” they say, but I never felt skinny while I suffered from an eating disorder

Thank You, President Obama

I will fight to protect his legacy, just like he asked

Why I Find Comfort In My Zodiac Sign

I see the problem in blaming my fears on something beyond me. But isn't that what we all do?

This Is What Mental Health Looks Like At Colleges Across America

MTV's Campus Ambassadors weighed in on what resources their schools offer — and what they don't

5 Ways I'm Fighting For My Happiness In 2017

No matter the amount of meditation, vitamin D exposure, and physical activity, I know I'll still have to work for my happiness every winter

The Noise In My Head

I don’t think I’ll ever be entirely free of anxiety, but that’s not the point

I Could Have Gone To My Dream School But Didn’t

It’s not where you go, but what you do that matters

The Problem With Calling Me An 'Angry Black Girl'

I couldn’t seem to speak up about issues that affected me without becoming an issue myself

The Year Of, Like, Realizing Things

What I learned in 2016

Donald Trump’s Presidency Threatens My Family

Our hearts, individuality, and contributions to this nation determine who is American — not Trump

What I Learned From A Year Of Writing About Love

Has all this heartache served a greater purpose? Hell no. But writing about it has.

Embracing My Feelings As A Man

I’m ready to stop hiding from my emotions

The Truth About Community College

I never thought I’d end up here, but I’m glad I did

Don’t Tell Me I’m Being ‘Selfish’

The difference between being self-centered versus doing what’s right for you

Embracing My Brown, Mexican Roots

I am brown, outspoken, and passionate about social activism

How I'm Overcoming The Trauma Of Assault

By writing and talking about rape, I have freed myself. I have healed.

Honoring My Father’s Civil Rights Legacy

I worry that if I do nothing, his work will be lost

I Miss The Old Kanye

When your idol lets you down

Fish In Water

On astrology, pretending, and finding comfort in fantasy