UPRIZINE was founded in 2017, aiming to create conversation and raise awareness surrounding intersectional issues at Temple University Japan through opinion pieces, creative writing, and occasionally, informative journalism. It is run by students and for students, through the TUJ Zine Club. 

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November 1, 2018

Welcome back to another annual low-down. This one is not about sexual health, but an equally important type of health--mental. If you’ve had prior counseling, psychiatry, therapy, medication, etc.--before coming...









March 1, 2018

 Artwork by Louise Rouse

So, what should I do if my partner doesn’t want to wear a condom? This can definitely be a difficult conversation to have, especially if the two of you aren’t on the same page. However, u...

February 13, 2018

Q&A: Everything you need to know about STIs and more!

February 6, 2018

A glimpse into life with anxiety & leaning into the discomfort.

November 2, 2017

WOMXN'S HEALTH: birth control, STD testing, gynaecologists, and abortions in Tokyo

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