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Exposure | Metro-Oasis

Exposure | Metro-Oasis

Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Photographer
March 20
Filed under Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, MULTIMEDIA, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery, Uncategorized

Growth. What does it mean? One pictures a child constantly checking for evidence of it, marking their progress against the wall. Or an ambitious palm bursting skyward from the sand, against all odds. Propelled upwards, outwards, into the future. Enter Abu Dhabi. Oil-fueled, up-and-coming, international...

Cultural Insensitivity Causes Headaches for International Students

Cultural Insensitivity Causes Headaches for International Students

Cara Zambrano, Contributing Writer
September 20
Filed under OPINION

There is still a strong, patronizing belief that culture considered to be mainstream only encompasses the culture of the United States, when, in reality, everybody lives in the same globalized world.

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The Ethical Case for an Open Heart

The Ethical Case for an Open Heart

Richard Shu, Opinion Editor
April 18
Filed under Uncategorized

Opinion editor Richard Shu argues that the West has the duty to accept more Syrian refugees.

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Countries must unite to explore universe

February 12
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

Lovers residing in New York City have plenty of options to spend time together, but lying on the grass of Central Park to admire the sky doesn’t sound like an interesting idea. There’s almost nothing to be seen, for the sky is “shadowed” by the city lights. Geeky lovers will disagree, though;...

Burkina Faso left behind in globalization trend

Burkina Faso left behind in globalization trend

November 15
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

In the cotton fields of Burkina Faso, there are dozens of workers diligently laboring under the pressing heat of the West African sun. They pick the cotton plants and collect the balls of white fluff. Then they take these cotton balls and place them together in several patches (VIDEO). There is a long day ahead, but the workers try to be efficient...

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