This Day in History: On February 27, 1914, pianist Winifred Atwell was born in Tunapuna, Trinidad and Tobago. Born to a family of pharmacy owners, Atwell was expected to join in the family business and become a pharmacist, but life had another role for her. Atwell played the piano since her adolescence and achieved local … Continue reading Today In History- Caribbean National Weekly
On this day in Caribbean History: February 24, 1982 United States President Ronald Regan announced a new program called the Caribbean Basin Initiative (CBI) to be implemented in Caribbean and Central American countries. Countries included Central American countries of Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama. As well as Caribbean countries of … Continue reading Today in History- Caribbean National Weekly
On this day, Feb. 22, marks the 38th anniversary of Saint Lucia's independence. On Feb. 22, 1979 the island nation gained independence from the British, but remained a British common wealth. For full article click here.
On this day: Feb. 17 Haitian Prime Minister, Yvon Neptune, made a plea for international to help end the violent uprising against President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, which killed at least 57 people. For full story click here.
Instead of waiting for Florida state legislatures to finish drafting regulations, City of Hollywood officials have moved forward by creating regulations of their own for medical marijuana dispensaries. For full article click here
Christina Ustiak, the Coordinator of Campus Life at the Florida Atlantic Davie Campus, will be teaching a class at the 68th annual NIRSA conference and Campus Rec. and Wellness Expo. Click here to read full story
For a class assignment, each student was assigned to cover a different electoral race. Many students covered Trump vs Clinton, Rubio vs Murphy, Wasserman Schultz vs Conova, and others focused more locally. I was assigned to cover the Mayoral Electoral race of Pompano Beach. Which allowed me to research each candidate, attend Pompano Beach events, … Continue reading Past citizen blog – Mayoral Election of Pompano Beach
Articles I have written for Florida Atlantic University's student newspaper, University Press. Dec. 8, 2016 - Theatre department to put on fall showcase. Nov. 24, 2016 - Students come for final free vinyl giveaway in Wimberly Library. Nov. 17, 2016 - Owl Racing looks to build on tradition after recent success. Oct. 6, 2016 - … Continue reading University Press- Past work
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