The Vanderbilt Hustler

Miquéla Thornton
Miquéla Thornton ('22) is from Chicago-ish, IL and is double majoring in Creative Writing and Communication of Science and Technology. When she isn't writing for the Hustler, she enjoys writing fiction and poetry. Aside from writing, she spends her time painting, roller skating and visiting art galleries around Nashville. She can be reached at [email protected].



Miquéla Thornton, Opinion Editor

Nov 15, 2020
THORNTON: Angela Davis and the worth of advocacy through one’s passion (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
THORNTON: Politics has a place in your friend group (Story)
Oct 27, 2020
THORNTON: Anticipate your Tuesdays (Story)
Oct 24, 2020
ROUNDTABLE: Where is the justice in “diversity and inclusion?” (Story/Media)
Oct 04, 2020
THORNTON: Amid the season of frights, attempting to scare people into voting isn’t the answer (Story)
Jul 25, 2020
THORNTON: I hope this article gets me some “woke cred” (Story)
May 31, 2020
THORNTON: You’re the loudest when you’re silent in times of injustice (Story)
May 01, 2020
IN PHOTOS: Hustler Pets (Media)
Mar 08, 2020
THORNTON: Acceptance doesn’t fall into the roommate assignment algorithm, but prejudice can fall through it (Story)
Jan 19, 2020
THORNTON: ‘Valuable experience’ doesn’t pay the bills (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
THORNTON/FRITZLER: Politicon brings contentious topics, cross-aisle engagement to Nashville (Story/Media)
Nov 03, 2019
Q&A with author and professor Dr. Jonathan Metzl at Politicon (Story)
Oct 25, 2019
‘The Coachella of Politics’: Q&A with Simon Sidi, founder of Politicon (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
IN PHOTOS: Hot Girl Quake 2019 (Story)
Oct 13, 2019
EDITOR’S MIX: Opinion Editor Miquéla Thornton (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
THORNTON: Youngbloods need to step up as donors (Story)
Sep 08, 2019
THORNTON: Is Vanderbilt the Harvard of the South or is Harvard the Vanderbilt of the North? (Story)
Sep 01, 2019
THORNTON: Composting is not the only way Vanderbilt should combat food waste (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
THORNTON: Vandy isn’t “segregated”; it’s just that no one wants to be the “minority-friend” (Story)
Oct 28, 2018
THORNTON: How to avoid being a bigot on Halloween (Story)
Oct 10, 2018
THORNTON: Should confederate statues be demolished with a bulldozer or a wrecking ball? (Story)
Sep 09, 2018
THORNTON: The double standard in the hip hop conversation (Story)