My TV Wish List for Future: Latin-Culture Network but with English Dialogue

My TV Wish List for Future: Latin-Culture Network but with English Dialogue

I am watching beautiful, empowering African American women being celebrated on a BET show called Black Girls Rock! The audience is full of African Americans celebrating their accomplishments, and network CEO Debra Lee and first lady Michelle Obama come out onstage to address these successful women. I am watching with the feeling of awe and […]

Relationships That Have Roots Are the Anchors in Our Lives

The view in my backyard is a conservation area full of various types of trees. As the seasons pass, the trees lose their leaves and even some of their branches, but the trees remain in large part due to their sturdy roots. To the side of my house is a concrete light pole. It doesn’t […]

2016 Was a Transformative Year for UCF

Since everyone likes to come up with “top stories of the year” lists, I thought I would do one with a little UCF twist. Even though lists like these are always subject to debate and discussion, 2016 was certainly a transformative year for the university. Here is one person’s opinion on what the top stories […]

We'll All Be Better Off If We Ask Better Questions in 2017

I find myself at the end of 2016 thinking about how differently we all make sense out of our shared experiences this year. “Common wisdom” seems to have it that 2016 was generally worse than other years – some of our favorite people died and the wheels fell off of whatever we thought they were […]