Supporting Self-Confidence: Improving the Female Experience at Boston College
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Supporting Self-Confidence: Improving the Female Experience at Boston College

In 2012, the Office of Institutional Research, Planning & Assessment (IRPA) at Boston College released a study stating that women at the University had been shown to experience a decrease in academic self-confidence over the course of their four years there. The data informing the study was gathered from freshman entrance and senior exit surveys … Continue reading

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Solutions Journalism Analysis

One Big Benefit of Issuing Driver’s Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants In this article for the Pacific Standard from April 3rd, author Tom Jacobs addresses the issue of hit-and-run accidents committed by undocumented immigrants. He starts by stating the solution that’s being implemented first–the law in California that went into effect in January of 2015 that allows undocumented … Continue reading

The Hungry Adventurer’s Guide to Puerto Rico
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The Hungry Adventurer’s Guide to Puerto Rico

An often-overlooked tropical getaway but only a short four-hour flight from Boston, Puerto Rico has much to offer beach bums and adventurers alike. With its diverse geography and attractions—from glittering shorelines, to verdant rainforest, to fuego street parties—this island allows for multiple exciting vacation experiences rolled into one. An added bonus: after a day of hiking, exploring the … Continue reading