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From Buddhist temples to baseball diamonds: A Japanese beach adventure

From Buddhist temples to baseball diamonds: A Japanese beach adventure

Posted On: July 27, 2015

Sure, it was cool to see the Sea of Japan, but really, the coast was just a lot [...]

Eccentricity: Our Love for Fried Green Tomatoes and Batty Relatives

Eccentricity: Our Love for Fried Green Tomatoes and Batty Relatives

Posted On: July 26, 2015

I want to ask a fried green tomato, and several other Southern foods, one question: What circumstances brought [...]

A night of grilling and ‘thrones’

A night of grilling and ‘thrones’

Posted On: July 12, 2015

Once rowing season ends, my teammates and I get together as much as possible to fight off withdrawals. [...]

The fasting and the furious: Williamsburg drift

The fasting and the furious: Williamsburg drift

Posted On: July 11, 2015

June 17 signaled the start of Ramadan, and with it the real hunger games began. [...]

To eat on the fourth

To eat on the fourth

Posted On: July 09, 2015

The idea of a picnic has, to me, always resonated as an innately American concept. [...]

Fighting unpaid labor one article at a time

Fighting unpaid labor one article at a time

Posted On: July 01, 2015

In addition to my summer internship at New York Public Radio, I have not one, not two, but [...]

The Charleston massacre and the pervasive nature of white supremacy

The Charleston massacre and the pervasive nature of white supremacy

Posted On: July 01, 2015

Like many black folks, I’m still reeling from the recent massacre at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in [...]

Venturing beyond the college

Venturing beyond the college

Posted On: June 24, 2015

As a student on campus it is easy to forget that there is more to Williamsburg and James [...]

The slow rhythms of a Williamsburg summer

The slow rhythms of a Williamsburg summer

Posted On: June 24, 2015

Here’s to a summer that marks the beginning of my journey to becoming an ‘adult.’ Is it exciting? [...]

Sunny with a Chance of Dinosaurs

Sunny with a Chance of Dinosaurs

Posted On: June 24, 2015

This week I continued my research in Parkinson's disease. [...]