Ready for Rio?

Ready for Rio?

BY: GAYATRI SRIRAM, CONTRIBUTOR

 

The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, are less than two weeks away.  The event, designed to honor athletes and countries across the globe, is not the awe-inspiring glamour you think it Continue reading

The Petrobras Saga

The Petrobras Saga

BY: KATHERINE GAN, SENIOR CONTRIBUTOR

In mid-2013, news broke out of the Petrobras scandal, uncovering widespread corruption throughout the Brazilian government. However, nearly three years later, in 2016, the Petrobras scandal has hit the newsstands again, as former and Continue reading

Fostering Acceptance

Fostering Acceptance

By: Larry Zhang, Senior Editor

 

Today, pro NFL player Arian Foster stunned American sports enthusiasts and non-enthusiasts alike. The 28 year-old runningback “came out” to publicly declare his nonreligious beliefs, beliefs which are disproportionately prevalent in the profession of Continue reading