Using authenticity to battle the detrimental effects of Instagram

Realising the impact of social media on our mental health and taking steps to combat it is essential

Last year, after conducting some research for my Psychology class entitled “The Self in the Age of Instagram”, I took about three months off social media. The research correlated deteriorating mental health with the widely used photo-sharing app, and the


Subverting our gaze

SUAS and DUPA teamed up for a photo exhibition exploring identity and discrimination as part of the 8 x 8 festival

On Thursday night, a student photo exhibit on identity and discrimination was held in the GMB Snooker Room. This event was a part of the 8 x 8 Festival organised by STAND, an initiative for social justice and equality on …