NFL throws weight around on political field, combats inequality
The National Football League (NFL) has been an integral part of American culture for a very long time. It creates divides among states and unites citizens in a way that not many other organizations can. Growing up in Texas, it was always very present in my home. Sunday plans at my dad’s house almost always revolved around what team was playing who and when. For most people, myself included, footba...Forum | March 28, 2016
Neal Choudhary puts years in JFC at center of platform
Student Body Vice President of Finance (SBVPF) is a large role with a large responsibility. This person oversees the allocations of over $1.2 million by the Joint Funding Committee (JFC) to all of the student organizations on campus. Neal Choudhary, a sophomore majoring in finance, is running for this position and draws heavily on his previous experience serving on JFC for two years to help shape ...Elections | March 28, 2016
Tales from Abroad: Los Angeles, California
We hopped off the plane at LAX, with just a dream and a cardigan. "Welcome to the land of fame and sex," Jade said.
"Am I gonna fit in?" I asked.
She said, "No."Pillbox | March 21, 2016
Tales from Abroad: Honduras
Spring break is a time for students to relax and refresh midway through the semester. Some go home and spend time with family and some visit friends at other universities. Others follow in the footsteps of the millions of college kids before them and make the boozy, MTV-esque pilgrimage to the warm beaches of the south. We decided to forgo the rest and relaxation and spend Spring Break 2K16 diggin...Pillbox | March 21, 2016
Beyoncé embraces her roots in new video
I love Beyoncé probably more than the average person. I feel connected to her on such a deep level that sometimes I think we are the same person. Think about it, have you ever seen both of us in the same room at the same time? I didn’t think so. When she released her video for “Formation” the day before the Super Bowl, I literally lost it.Pillbox | February 15, 2016