Seeking justice in an unjust world

Initially, I was conflicted with which injustice to write about: a very personal injustice that solely affected me, or an injustice that affected me, but also represents a global issue. After recent events in Baltimore, Maryland, following the death of Freddy Gray and the ensuing riots, the decision was clear. Attending the University of Baltimore,…

Battle of the Boxes

Challenge accepted! I recently heard from some students that they find box subscriptions too expensive, so this month—my last month writing this column—I’ve decided to bring you one of the most affordable subscriptions available. The second box, while not one of the most expensive subscriptions, is not cheap by any means, but it is my…

The laws of cooking

Peruvian Lomo Saltado Stir-fry with Potatoes and Mexican Hot Chocolate Pudding Editorial Note As sung in my favorite movie “The Sound of Music,” I leave and heave a sigh and say goodbye, the time has come for me to say goodbye. I’ve been writing this column now for two years and I love it and…

Letter From the Editor

“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today- Malcolm X I always love bringing the UB student body issue after issue of the The UB Post and writing my Letter From the Editor is part of the joy of producing each issue. It is with bittersweet feelings…

Cruisin’ the Seven Seas

This winter break, I departed on trip that is all too familiar, but nonetheless a favorite of mine—a Caribbean cruise. We booked a cruise aboard the Carnival Pride to the Western Caribbean debarking from Tampa, Florida, for seven nights. One of the biggest attractions to cruising is the all-inclusive food factor. With the exception of…

Battle of the Boxes

The two boxes I’ve chosen for you this month are two of my favorites: Birchbox and Try the World. I chose Birchbox because as one of my first subscription boxes, it really instigated my addiction so to me it scream classic. As for Try the World, we focused a lot on travel this month and…