This semester, the inaugural Wake Washington program allows students to take courses and participate in interships in the nation’s capital.
When I arrived in Washington D.C., I was not aware that I was about to be a part of one of the biggest protests in American history. In fact, nobody knew the enormity of the journey we were embarking on.
When a duck swims in a pond, it seems to glide across the water smoothly, gracefully and effortlessly. One would never know from watching how furiously the little duck is paddling its feet below the surface.
For me, the decision to become a vegetarian was easy. When I put together my personal values, my religious beliefs and my health goals, the logical conclusion seemed to be to cut meat out of my diet.