Finding food for a vegan: places and options

November 7, 2012

Nicole Schaffer Features Writer For vegetarians and vegans living on campus, it can be challenging to find healthy, nourishing meals. While vegetarians have a wider range of choices available to them because they include animal . . .

Filipino bilingual poet explores inner thoughts and memories

April 14, 2010

Poetry can be deeply personal and revealing about the inner struggles of the poet.

“Bird Eating Bird,” a debut collection of poems by Kristin Naca does just that. A Filipina-American poet, she was born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Northern Virginia. She earned her B.A at the University of Washington, her M.A. in English Linguistics at the University of Cincinnati, an MFA at the University of Pittsburgh, and a Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska. She speaks both Spanish and English, which is reflected in her bilingual poetry. . . .