Category Archives: Arts & Culture


#MyZeitgeist: 2013 Student Challenge


zeit•geist noun, often capitalized \ˈtsīt-ˌgīst,ˈzīt-\ : the general beliefs, ideas, and spirit of a time and place From the tsunami in the Philippines to Edward…read more


Instagram Beauty Contests Can Be Harmful to Girls


While most photos shared through the social networking site Instagram are inoffensive snapshots of everyday life, pageants known as #beautycontest, are gaining followers and sparking…read more


Young Actors Achieve Big at the Oscars


Each year, the Academy Awards, better known as the “Oscars”, celebrate the best films and documentaries with categories ranging from acting, directing and screenwriting, to…read more


What Does Lady Gaga’s Asia Tour Say About the Global Economy?


Lady Gaga recently kicked off her “Born This Way” tour in Seoul, the capital of South Korea, and will travel to Hong Kong, Taiwan’s Taipei,…read more


School uniforms: the debate


It’s official — the largest school district in the U.S. has adopted school uniforms. Over a half-million elementary-school students in New York City will have…read more

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