Katy Hutson

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What trigger warnings are and when they help

Helpful trigger warnings are few and far between. Here’s a list of ways to get out of triggering situations without losing your anonymity.

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I love you, IUD

Sup Katy, what the hell is an IUD???
—Cervically Challenged Chad

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Frozen wieners kick off Mardi Gras festivities with invigorating race

The Wiener Dog Derby is an annual Mardi Gras event of racing dachshunds, produced alongside a pet parade in Soulard Sunday.

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Kat’s declassified — heavily specific — date survival guide

I don’t often go on dates, but I think the best relationship advice always comes from the friends that absolutely don’t date.

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Jeepers creepers: How to lose a guy in 10 ways

Hey, see that creepy guy standing right next to you at the party? Here’s how to get rid of him.

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What to do and where to go when Washflu catches you

If you’d like to see your future with this worthy foe, follow this flowchart and come to terms with your fate.

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Hey Lil Mamma, lemme whisper in your ear: ‘Whispers is Here’

Whisper’s Cafe is back. The reunion was tentative and a little bit awkward.

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Red-Green Colorblindness

First of all, your friend sounds like a jerk. Green Dot is a bystander intervention training program backed by research and used by colleges across the country.

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Katy’s Corner: That guy that just won’t stop

Dear Katy, How do I keep these peeps from constantly blowing up my phone, asking to hang out and giving me hugs when I see them on campus?

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Katy’s Korner: How does dating as a freshman girl work?

My advice to you is to catch feels. Cultivate those heart sparkles.

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