Immigration and Faith (Part Two)

Photo: Kayle Kaupanger If you are looking for part one, you can find it here. Shook: (shook: shocked or surprise; can’t believe what you are seeing). Recently I was part of a very… interesting conversation on social media. It was in the comments section on a Catholic social media page (pretty sure that’s where Satan…

I Support DACA

Photo from futureatlas.com I, as a Christian, Support DACA As you may have seen, the DACA program is currently in jeopardy and I want to share this petition with you all. If you do are not familiar with DACA, it is a program that grants temporary relief from deportation and temporary work permits to young…

Immigration and Faith (Part One)

Nina Strehl You cannot have one without the other. Being a Catholic and studying political science is a weird combination. I often get questions on why and how I choose to mix these two very different subjects, but I have come to realize that you cannot have faith without politics. Living in this world is…

Dear White People: Please Watch “Dear White People”

WHY I WATCHED THE SHOW AND YOU SHOULD TOO You have probably heard something about the Netflix show “Dear White People” by now, and whether this exposure came from your slightly-racist uncle complaining about it at your last family gathering, your “totally woke” roommate raving about it, or even just you scrolling past it on…

Cultura: Breakfast Tacos (With yuca!)

Cuando me fui a Costa Rica, me presentaron a la comida que se llama yuca. Es una raíz, muy similar a lo que nosotros sabemos cómo la papa. Desde que volví, yo he querido cocinar con yuca pero nunca lo hizo porque esta pequeña raíz es muy intimidante. Hoy, decidí que el tiempo ha llegado.…