Here’s What They Don’t Tell You About Writing for the Comment

By: Stefanie Baptista

Campus Life Editor


So, you’re thinking about joining an organization on campus, huh? What’s that you say, the Comment? You want to write for the Comment? That’s great! Before you join, though, there are some things you should definitely know before making that decision. These are some of the unknown secrets, if you will; the things nobody talks about, if you’re picking up what I’m putting down. 

  • It’s a commitment. A commitment to making the best new friends, expressing yourself, writing about things you care about, and maybe even finding new passions along the way. Sounds pretty terrible, right? I mean, who in their right mind wants to partake in all of those self-improving activities?


  • Thirsty Thursdays? More like Thinking Thursdays. We meet every Thursday at 6:00 for less than an hour. We talk, brainstorm, and unwind with each other after a long week of classes. That sounds pretty terrible too, right? Ugh, having fun after a long week is the worst! Can’t make it but want to write with us? Email us at, we’d still love to have you. 


  • You will get more than you bargained for. You’ll receive ongoing support from all of us. We’re each other’s biggest cheerleaders and we can’t wait to be yours, too. Your ideas are important and you deserve to have them heard. 


So, to join or not to join, that is the question. Answer it by emailing us or coming to our weekly meetings every Thursday night at 6:00 in RCC 005!


+ posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


SGA To Hold Outreach Event Ahead of Elections

The Student Government Association (SGA) will be hosting a meet and greet in the lead-up to the governing body’s annual elections. The event is to be held on April 1 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in Burnell Hall room 132A. Students will have the opportunity to meet some of the candidates on the ballot and ask them […]

PC Drag Show: A Sickening Success

The drag show is my favorite Program Council (PC) event every year, and this spring was no different. This year there were three local queens, and all of them were phenomenal. Returning to the BSU stage was Candace Persuasian (she/her), a trans activist and drag queen you may recognize from the viral video of her […]

HerStory: A Celebration of Women at BSU

March is Women’s History Month, a time dedicated to celebrating all women, both past and present, and their accomplishments everywhere. To celebrate, BSU hosted HERStory, an evening focused on Women’s Wellness for alumna, students who identify as women, BSU employees, and friends of BSU. The Bridgewater Alumni Association and the Career Services & Internship Office […]