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the Royal Channel

April 25, 2011


Prince William and Catherine Middleton will wed at Westminster Abbey this Friday—a royal wedding! I have to admit, I’m one of the many people across the globe who have been following the coverage leading up to the event with great excitement. Even though  I’m still checking the mailbox everyday and waiting for my invite, I […]

Japan Coverage-GlobalVoices

March 21, 2011


It has been just over a week since an earthquake—ranked 8.9 on the Richter scale— and resulting tsunami tore through Japan. The media has been devoting a great deal of coverage to this story, which is obviously an important one considering the rising death toll, extensive destruction, and nuclear emergency that resulted from this natural […]

Mark Zuckerberg, President of Egypt?

March 3, 2011


Hearing Iason Athanasiadis speak about his experience as a foreign correspondent covering the Middle East—and specifically his time in Tahrir Square during last month’s protests—was hands down, my favorite “My Life As…” lecture here at Stony Brook University. I could fill this entry with the various reasons explaining why this lecture was my favorite, but in order […]