Live Well

Devils in Depth: Renuka Vemuri

Meet rising junior Renuka Vemuri, the newly elected president of the Undergraduate Student Government Downtown (USGD) and driven ASU student. As a Medical Studies major (she’s also pursuing a minor in Nutrition & Healthy Living), Renuka is following her dream in pursuing a career in healthcare.

5 Tips for Surviving an Arizona Summer

Arizona is warm and sunny all year round. However, temperatures can get hot in the summer. The summer heat can be especially difficult for those who didn’t grow up in Arizona. Keep reading to learn five tips on how to survive an Arizona summer.

The Handmaid’s Tale’s Fourth Season is Hopeful

While Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale is a depressing—although, nonetheless, important—show, the fourth season, which released its first three episodes on April 28th, feels different. Keep reading if you want to find out why. However, please note that there will be some spoilers.

After successfully freeing eighty-six children from Gilead’s clutches in season three, June Osborne (Elisabeth Moss) is now on the road and embracing an active role in taking down Gilead. Furthermore, the Waterfords are serving time for their heinous acts, so there is a sense of hope amongst all the despair.

Devils in Depth: Amanda Mae Dielman

Amanda Mae Dielman has overcome the incredible challenge of moving across the country and starting college in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic in order to pursue her passion for interior design and make Arizona her new home.

Coping with Anxiety

College can be anxiety-inducing even under normal circumstances. As we navigate the continuing impacts of the pandemic and begin the gradual transition back to campus, it remains incredibly important to take care of our mental health and emotional wellbeing. Here are some helpful strategies to manage stress and cope with anxiety. 

In the Moment

Exciting New Marvel Movies on the Rise

Marvel Studios announced release dates for its next 10 movies, with dates ranging from later this year all the way to 2023. Many fan-favorites appear among the list, including Black Panther, Spider-Man, and more!

Several of the film, Including “Black Widow” and “Eternals” were set to come out much earlier, but their release dates were delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

American Horror Story: Double Feature Theories

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the tenth season of Ryan Murphy’s FX horror anthology was pushed back to 2021. However, now that the pandemic is moving in a better direction, Ryan Murphy and the gang are filming the new season. Ryan Murphy recently revealed on social media that the tenth season would be subtitled “Double Feature.” 

Devils in Depth: Samantha Ferraro

A diligent, trailblazing future businesswoman, Samantha Ferraro is taking ASU by storm with ambitions to jumpstart her own business after graduation and empower women like her not to be afraid of standing out in a male-dominated field. 

Why You Shouldn’t Use Your Phone Before Bed

Up to sixty percent of college students suffer from poor sleep quality. However, this problem has an easy fix! All you need to do is improve your sleep hygiene, which means cultivating better habits in order to get a healthy amount of sleep. One of the worst habits that virtually all college students are guilty of is spending time staring at their cell phones before bed. It may not seem like a big deal, but this habit is actually detrimental to your health and is standing between you and a solid eight hours of sleep.

The Amazing Race Event Brings Excitement, Hope

The Amazing Race event brought a turnout of over 100 students racing across campus for a shot at victory! Participants started at the Sun Devil Fitness Complex then sprinted to various locations on campus where they solved puzzles, played games, and worked hard to make it back to the starting point to claim a prize.