Table of Contents


Autumn 2009

Cover illustration provided by Benjamin David Diehl.

Welcoming Messages from the University Leadership

The New Ohio Union
Opening Spring 2010

By Kurtis Foriska

A Guide to Internship Opportunities
Gaining Experience Beyond the Classroom
By Giovana Covarrubias

A Bit of Advice to New Students
By Giovana Covarrubias

When Your New Dorm Mate is From a Different Culture
By Giovana Covarrubias

The Ohio Latino Outreach Team Wins the Bill Williams Diversity Award
By Marusela Anders

Four Year Career Planner
By Ana Berríos-Allison

Get Your Latino Comics On
By Fredrerick Aldama

Real-World Spanish-Speaking Opportunities in Columbus
By Gina Palluconi

The Journey of Becoming a Brother
Why Greek Life Matters
By Nicholas Brown



Esquina del Editor
With Fall Comes Change
By Michael J. Alarid

Faculty Profile
Professor Alcira Dueñas
Illuminating the Andes: Indigenous and Mestizo Intellectuals in Colonial Peru

By Michael J. Alarid

Student Profile
Jose Delgado
Medical School is Easy ... It Just Takes Dedication
By Giovana Covarrubias

Another Academic Year:New Expectations, New Freshmen
Welcoming new Latin@s to OSU

By Giovana Covarrubias

Folklore Series
From Puerto Rico to Ohio
Dynamic Culinary Traditions
By Sheila Bock

History Series
Answering the Call
An Examination of the Mexican American Population in Lorain, Ohio and Their Contributions to World War II
By Michael J. Alarid

Summer 2009 Graduates

Spring 2009 Graduates

Getting Involved 101
By Adam Burden, Coordinator of Student involvement, and Matt Couch, Assistant Director of the Ohio Union

Hispanic/Latin@ Organizations at OSU
By Giovana Covarrubias

Food Review
Don Patron III Mexican Restaurant
By Giovana Covarrubias and El Gringo


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