doppleganger, unfair comparisons, replacement boyfriends, interchangeable boyfriends

Chris Wiewiora is constantly aware of being compared to ‘the old Chris’—his new girlfriend’s previous boyfriend.

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What Does It Mean to Be a Man? U of Calgary Students Respond

men, manhood, masculinity, University of Calgary men, students manhood, young men feminism, feminism masculinity, men's studies, The Good Life

How do students feel about manhood and masculinity today?

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Stop Waiting for Things to Get Better

changing your life, boldness, get a better job, responsibility, drive

Face it: Oprah’s not calling, and not much will change in your life without taking different action.

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Humiliation at the Hands of an Icebreaker

Never Have I Ever, a drinking game

An insecure young man takes a drinking game as a challenge in personal development.

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18 Suggestions for Thriving in College

college life

Markus Beyer’s wisdom on making these years the foundation of your successful adult life.

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7 Things I Wish I Could Tell My College Self


It’s too late for Jason Henry, but perhaps you can learn from his college mistakes.

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Welcoming the New Generation of Highly Sensitive Men


Rick Belden gives readers a name for what they have always known about themselves.

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Partying Doesn’t Have to Mean Risking Rape


Can we create a safer party culture for all?

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Last Place


How do you come to love the place you call home?

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Music for Boys


Why Fiona Apple’s music mattered to Vincent Scarpa, even when he thought it wasn’t supposed to.

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Adventuring Forth


As you set forth into the world, how do you know you’re on the right path? Venture for America fellow Ovik Banerjee on service and entrepreneurship.

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Close Isn’t Good Enough


As long as I can remember, I have been the protagonist of my very own movie.

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Is a College Education Overrated?


Is Generation Y wasting their time, going to college and occupying Wall Street?

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Why I Borrowed Even Though I Could Have Begged


Financial independence is not within the reach of most young adults, but pride may prevent them from asking for help, anyway.

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Generation Y Is Not Impatient


Young people did not invent their definitions of success; they reflect the values of their parents.

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Inoculated Against Mid-Life Crisis


Successful resolution of a life stage builds resistance against ensuing crises.

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