Category Archives: Student Diplomats

Global Conflict Is Affecting Our Children

Kids around the world are being denied an education and struggling to survive

Imagine a preschool class filled with 30 bright-eyed, innocent four-year olds who enjoy nothing more than playing with their classmates and friends. Now imagine that by the time those children…

Is Diplomacy in Syria Failing the Lessons of Bosnia?

Is Diplomacy in Syria Failing the Lessons of Bosnia? Lecture by Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey, Bosnia & Herzegovina –Tuesday, Sept. 15, 12:30, Modesto A. Maidique Campus/CP145 –FIU (Florida International University) Steven…

Contributing to Hunger or Food Security – Capitalism & Wholesaling?

Food’s route to our tables goes through many middlemen who facilitate the logistics of efficient distribution with minimum waste and expense. Whether capitalism is contributing to global hunger or, in…

Debunking Myths of Albinism

“Albinism is a genetic condition inherited from both parents that occurs worldwide, regardless of ethnicity or gender.”  (See: “Meet the Champions of the Albinism Cause.”) Witchcraft and brutal killings, including…

5 Most Dangerous Countries For Women

From fighting for equal pay to being denied the right to live, some women have it worse

Feminism, sexism, and gender gap are all hot topics right now. People are striving to understand and act on bridging the gender gap and lowering discrimination against women. Developed countries…

Going Green Globally

the impact of being sustainable

No matter who you are or where you live in the world, we all share at least one basic thing, we all live on one planet. Regardless of one’s belief…

Times Change but People Don’t

Why racism is still prevalent in our society

Despite what any politicians or spin-doctors might say, racism is still unfortunately alive and well all over the world. Although it happens everyday, (sometimes more blatantly than others) many people…

Undocumented and Educated

A more secure future for undocumented students is near.

There are numerous disadvantages if a person is undocumented in the United States and many of these same people assume that they cannot attend college. But this all about to…

Technological Dependency

Are you a dependent?

Let’s discuss something we are all too familiar with- technology. Social Networking, smartphones and devices, etc- as we, society, progress technologically, our dependency increases. In regards to technological dependency, Generation…

Music Unites the World For a Very Important Cause

As we prepare to say goodbye to 2014, we are also preparing for our holiday festivities. Shopping centers are dressed up with glamorous décor, people’s homes are lit up at…