Jessica Gutowitz

jgutowi1@binghamton.edu

10 Articles


Advice Column

Dear Jessica 2/8: Hookup hardships; meal plan management

Dear Jessica, I’ve always thought of myself as a “relationship person.” I had a boyfriend for three years back in high school, but we mutually ended things my freshman year. Since coming...


Advice Column

Dear Jessica 1/29: major mayhem; cannabis concerns

Dear Jessica, I’m a junior here at Binghamton University and I’ve still yet to hone in on a specific career field that I want to go into. I spontaneously declared a major...


Columns

In defense of the intersection of comedy and politics

If you have a spare moment in the evening and think to tune into one of the many late-night TV programs for a study break and a moment to decompress, you might...


Advice Column

Dear Jessica 12/11: graduate school confusion; friend group fears

Dear Jessica, I’m a senior graduating at the end of next semester. I feel like everyone around me is sending around their resume and going on interviews, and I even have a...


Columns

Avoiding familial arguments during the holidays

Winter break is fast approaching. For many, being done with final exams, papers and projects and getting to go home and eat some home-cooked food is something to look forward to. For...


Columns

Breaking with brevity

As you probably noticed the last time you were on Twitter, it may have seemed like some tweets were longer than others. Twitter recently rolled out a test that doubled the amount...


Advice Column

Dear Jessica 11/27: long-distance lover, parental peacemaker

I’m a freshman and my significant other and I have decided to stay in a relationship despite that we go to different schools. We’ve been together for three years and didn’t want...


Advice Column

Dear Jessica 11/13: crush confusion, procrastination perpetrator

Welcome to Dear Jessica, where advice columnist Jessica Gutowitz offers suggestions to make your life better. Submit a question at bupipedream.com/advice and you could be featured in next week’s issue! Toward the...


Columns

Graduate school fees create barriers for students

If you thought you were done with standardized testing the day you got your sweet, sweet Binghamton University acceptance letter printed on watermarked stationery and boasting President Harvey Stenger’s signature, you were...


Columns

Acknowledging the crisis in Myanmar

If you’ve never heard of Myanmar, you’re not alone. I hadn’t heard of it until about a month ago when The New York Times’ Snapchat Discover section featured a harrowing video depicting...