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‘Pachinko’ recounts history through fiction

‘Pachinko’ recounts history through fiction

Alyssa Osborn, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

Four generations of a family are told in “Pachinko” by Min Jin Lee. It follows the family’s struggle to go against their fates. Min Jin Lee tells a breathtaking story about love and history set throughout the twentieth century.  Sunja and her family, a crippled fisherman as a father and a mot...

Study abroad good way to change life views

Study abroad good way to change life views

Darrian Breedlove, Opinion Editor

August 26, 2019

The term “study abroad” seemed daunting to me at first, a hopeful yet hopeless idea. Now looking back on it, I’m glad I decided to take a leap that led to me achieving one of my biggest dreams. After all, I didn’t think I’d be able to afford it. And yet, I’ve just returned from studying abr...

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