Mueller as muse: Artists get creative with the ex-special counsel and his report

There has been a lot of buzz surrounding Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller, especially after his testimony before Congress on Wednesday. And while his report has stirred political circles, Mueller is also inspiring art and culture in America. You can find Mueller-inspired fan fiction, prayer candles and even an action figure! I got to dive … Continue reading Mueller as muse: Artists get creative with the ex-special counsel and his report

Postcard from New York City: Rising at TIME 100

The last in my 'Postcard' series for Syracuse University’s Globalists Magazine. So Tim Cook, the chief executive officer of Apple Inc., Jane Goodall, a celebrated anthropologist and Hillary Clinton, the former secretary of state walk into a swanky Manhattan event space … The room is buzzing with conversation, the air filled with a uniquely optimistic energy, and the … Continue reading Postcard from New York City: Rising at TIME 100

Postcard From New York City: The Power of Language

My latest postcard for Syracuse University's Globalists Magazine. “WHAT Did YOU SEE?” That’s often one of the first things people ask when you talk about traveling. Everyone wants to know the sights you saw and the places you visited. You curate your Instagram with the most beautiful images, for the world to see. Traveling -- … Continue reading Postcard From New York City: The Power of Language

Postcard from New York City

This semester I'm studying 'abroad' in New York City. Check out my postcard for Syracuse University's Globalists magazine. My official status with the university is ‘abroad’; but unlike my peers who are actually abroad, I didn’t take a plane to get to New York City. I didn’t need a passport or a visa. My MetroCard … Continue reading Postcard from New York City

Meet the ‘Newhouse in Israel’ team

10 days. 15 students (8 grad and 7 undergrad). 2 professors. 5 JPC staff members. (Who is she/who is he/who are they??) I wanted to take the time to thank the people who made this trip so memorable and rewarding. I don't want to speak for everyone, but I think we started out the trip … Continue reading Meet the ‘Newhouse in Israel’ team

Knesset – Day 9

The goal of this trip was to get a sense of Israeli society from many different perspectives – social, cultural, religious, etc. On Monday, we got the political perspective. Israel has a parliamentary democracy, and the legislative branch (the parliament) is called the Knesset. There are 120 seats in the parliament, and because it’s a … Continue reading Knesset – Day 9