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Colombia is more than just Cocaine

Colombia map with shadow effect

By Nicole Anisgard-Parra

December 1, 2016

When people ask where I’m from, and I tell them that I have family in Colombia, I brace myself to hear the following comments: “So, do people in your family do cocaine?” or “Why do you even travel there? Don’t people get kidnapped all the time?” I try to shrug these comments off and explain ...

I Belong

I Belong

By Raqshan Khan

March 24, 2015

It happened in seventh grade during the end of math class. I was having a conversation with a couple of my friends. We were turning in homework and one of my friends asked me jokingly how I was able to get “such good grades.” I laughed and told her that all I did was turn in my homework. Another one...

Tam’s International Club Hosts Ballet Folklorico

Tam's International Club Hosts Ballet Folklorico

By Sophia Ellingson

June 12, 2013

Tam's international club hosted a traditional Mexican dance group, Ballet Folklorico, for students in Caldwell Theatre during tutorial on Friday, May 17. The club hoped to "show people different cultures that are around," according to senior and club treasurer Miriam Lester. “It was really fun to see...