Archives - Malika Zakarina
Media freedom, justice, and the lack thereof in Kazakhstan
On Tuesday, March 19, 78-year-old Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev abruptly announced his resignation after 30 years as president of Kazakhstan. It…
Asian-American identities examined at AAA discussion
Students dove into topics such as language, interracial individuals, and cultural upbringing.
Investigative journalist warns students of Trump’s era
“There is serious attempt by Trump’s administration to quash the American investigative journalism,” said Johnston, who came to public attention last year for releasing the partial 2005 tax returns of President Trump.
Trebellious and the Midnight Ramblers compete at ICCA semifinals
UR a cappella groups Trebellious and the Midnight Ramblers competed at the 2018 International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella Centra…
Alumnus discusses the cost of being black in America
“Why are people of color in America unable to accumulate wealth and pass it on to further generations?” asked Rochester, referring to how African-Americans own only about 2 percent of American wealth.
Language Center’s first-ever trivia night brings students together
Some of the more difficult questions asked contestants to identify the language of the renowned track “Hakuna Matata" from the Disney movie “The Lion King.” In addition, they were asked the translation of René Descartes’ famous statement, "Cogito, ergo sum.”
Language Center showcases the French culture through crepe making
Although crepes were highlighted as the main dish of the event, the actual star of the show was the French language itself.