The 1000 Meter Difference

By: Vanessa Lauren From gangs to guest speaking. That’s the story of one man from the West Side of Chicago. Arshay Cooper is a rower, award-winning author, motivational speaker and activist who’s next stop is UNLV.  His story starts on the streets of Chicago and unlike the 33 percent of boys he grew up with, […]

Sports At a Standstill

by Trey Arline The NBA is debating on whether or not to cancel one of its best seasons in nearly a decade. The NFL Draft went virtual rather than the fountains of the Bellagio. Two European soccer teams ended their seasons entirely. The threat of the coronavirus has all but consumed every aspect of public […]

Why Calling the Olympics “Tokyo 2020” is Not Symbolic

By Lucas Peltier The Olympics are officially postponed for the first time in history due to the ongoing concern of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Both the IOC and Japan made the decision to move the Games to next 2021 for the safety of the athletes and all those present, but they also agreed to keep the […]