Don’t Let Adderall End the Party Early

When finals start, the Adderall flows. The practice of taking Adderall before an exam has evolved into a relatively accepted practice among college students. But what happens when you pop a pill before your first beer on Friday night? It’s 6 o’clock and the beginning of the weekend. All your friends are already picking out their outfits and putting on their makeup for a long night of drinking. “How am I going to go out tonight?,” you think to yourself as you flop onto your bed. After a long week of classes and exams, the exhaustion has overtaken you. Right ... Read More

Who is Dayani Cristal?: Searching for the Identity of a Migrant

Migrant travelers found near the U.S-Mexico border are seen as bodies, not as humans. There are only two types of people: John Does’ and Jane Does.’ This is what led Director Marc Silver and Actor/Filmmaker Gael García Bernal to travel the journey of one unfortunate migrant found dead and alone in the Arizona Desert, just a 20 minute car ride from Tucson. ‘Who is Dayani Cristal?,’ encompasses the struggles that many migrants devoted to making it to the “promise land” face. Through his family’s own words and the movements of Bernal, a narrative is formed in finding the identity behind ... Read More

Long Islander Turned Social Media Intern

Laying in bed, scrolling through pages of intern and job opportunities, with my mom’s voice in my head, “A degree is great, but not enough. You need real work experience.” This is how I spent most of my semester; stressed. Many of my friends searched for the highest paying internships, or the job with the shortest commute. However, I was looking for an opportunity that would allow me to use my education in Public Relations and Latin American studies in order to make a positive impact on the world, no matter how big or small. Growing up in a relatively ... Read More





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