The Ides of March: A Day of Protest

On March 15, 2019, over 1 million students skipped classes to protest inaction on climate change. These protests occurred across the globe from North America to Australia. This movement was spurred by a courageous 16-year-old student, Greta Thunberg, who is now being nominated for a Nobel Prize. I was able to attend one of these…

Southwestern Advantage Taking Advantage of Students

Southwestern Advantage is one of the oldest direct sales businesses which began in 1855. The company recruits college students across the nation to independently sell educational materials such as textbooks and software. Southwestern Advantage has been banned from recruiting at multiple colleges such as Harvard University, the University of Idaho, and the University of Maryland.…