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Winter 2019
Sometimes life takes you on a journey. For Helene Weldt-Basson, a professor of languages at the University of North Dakota (UND), in Grand Forks, that journey began...
Winter 2019
“Lareina Yee.” One Google search of her name finds you knee-deep in an ocean of impressive media: “global leader,” advisor of “high tech corporate strategy,” videos of...
Winter 2019
Since she took up the practice as a senior in high school, Zoë LePage ’13 has found strength and solace in yoga. So when she had to...
Fall 2018
Johanna Shipman ’00 is the store manager of Russ & Daughters on New York’s Lower East Side. Known as “The Louvre of Lox,” this smoked fish emporium...
Fall 2018
One of the most-streamed music genres in the world today is one that was long marginalized as the music of Latin America’s black underclass: reggaeton, the Spanish-language...
Fall 2018
Alison Rabil ’86 didn’t grow up thinking, “I want to work in financial aid.” In fact, as a child, Rabil dreamed of becoming a firefighter or a...
Summer 2018
Mavis Sanders, PhD, is on a mission to improve literacy and overall educational outcomes in underserved communities of color in Baltimore and beyond. That mission took on...
Summer 2018
When Ananta Pandey ’14 first arrived at Barnard, computer science was already on her mind. She hadn’t intended to become a software engineer, specifically. But her exposure...
Spring 2018
For Jiji Lee, Miami was a confusing place to grow up. Her neighborhood was ethnically mixed, but mostly Cuban and white. “There weren’t that many Asian people—and...
Spring 2018
The city of Detroit has been a media darling lately, celebrated in the press for its widespread downtown revitalization. This past summer, Forbes called it “ America’s...