Opinion

The Melting Pot or the Salad Bowl?
Opinion

The Melting Pot or the Salad Bowl?

There is an identity crisis facing America. For every other state, there is a nation to be defined alongside it. The people of Norway are the Norwegians. The people of Japan are the Japanese. But who are the people of the United States? African-Americans? Muslim-Americans? Chinese-Americans? Why is so much […]

College: Worth the Cost?
Opinion

College: Worth the Cost?

Al Perez is the son of Cuban immigrants who is graduating from the University of Miami in the spring of 2016. Rather than feeling the excitement that comes with being immersed into the real world, Perez is worried about how he is going to pay off his student loans. On […]