By Adam Dorsch | Owl Magazine Essential is defined as absolutely necessary or extremely important. So, why then, with a statewide shut down of all non-essential businesses in Maryland, are liquor stores still open? With a global pandemic plaguing our country, one thing stays the same: people need alcohol to cope. On Monday March 23rd, … Continue reading What is Essential?
Article by Alynie Hudson | Photography by Jessica Dekhart | Owl Staff Helen Simpson, shown here with her family, proves cycles of addiction or neglect can be broken. Helen Simpson had never been more scared. After days of tearful practice, she was about to stand in front of her class and deliver a speech about … Continue reading The Way I Am is Different: An Alum’s Path to Advocacy