I’m Cuban-American and Conflicted on Cuba-U.S. Relations

I have spent much of my adult life deflecting questions about U.S.-Cuba relations. I am Cuban-American, but I’m also a journalist who was taught to keep my political opinions to myself. It’s made for a complicated relationship between the personal,...

Latina Mothers Hunger Strike To Stop Deportations

WASHINGTON, D.C.– Susan Sandoval could not take it anymore. On the 15th day of a hunger strike to support the mothers’ of undocumented students, Sandoval, a U.S. citizen, fainted and had to be taken to the hospital to receive medical...

Latino Org Spotlight: The Sun Shines Brightly on El Sol

By Ben Harris Freelance Journalist El Sol is the newest Latino organization at this university but for co-founder Fidel Martinez Jr., its future is beyond the campus. “This is not just an ordinary student group, it’s a movement,” said Martinez....

Organization Spotlight: Unbound is Open for Submission

By Tiara Beatty Freelance Journalist Unbound is the new and unique literary journal that provides a haven for writers and artists who fear criticism, despise rules and seek artistic freedom. The new expression group, sponsored by the office of Multicultural...

Local News

Latino Org Spotlight: The Sun Shines Brightly on El Sol

by - December 10, 2014

By Ben Harris Freelance Journalist El Sol is the newest Latino organization at this university...

National News

I’m Cuban-American and Conflicted on Cuba-U.S. Relations

by - March 27, 2015

I have spent much of my adult life deflecting questions about U.S.-Cuba relations. I am...