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September 5 & 6: Columbus Fashion Meet Music Fest, Columbus The Columbus Fashion Meet Music Fest, featuring rapper Ludacris, is seeking recycling sorters for one or both days of the festival. Volunteering includes free entry and t-shirt, and those interested can sign up here (scroll down and click recycling sorter). September 11-13: 17th Annual Pawpaw […]
Written by Chloe Graffeo and Rachel Komich We arrived at a Unity Lutheran church in Chicago around 1:30 a.m. on Friday, January 23 and promptly sought out any open space on the basement floor to sprawl our sleeping bags for a few hours of rest before morning. Around 8 o’clock we all got up to […]
By: Alaina Morman When I say I traveled around the world and back, I’m not exaggerating. The summer of 2014 will go down as one in which I learned the most about the world and about myself. It’s comical in a way how four months can put four-plus years of higher education to shame. Or […]
By: Mathew Roberts Excursions deep into the mountains and hollers of western North Carolina are not often associated with interdisciplinary adventure and personal growth, or are they? This summer, Ohio University faculty and staff created a course titled “Agroecology and Biocultural Diversity.” The course was designed with interaction as a core concept. Students began with […]
By: Jim Blazey On February 17, the United Nations released the most recent report on human rights abuses occurring in North Korea. The report covered the starvation, violence, mistrust and exhaustion that occur within North Korean labor camps. The prisoners in these facilities range from South Korean soldiers and their descendants to people who have spoken out against […]