5 Things to Ask on Your (Grad School) Campus Visit

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It’s that glorious time of year– graduate school decision season! You submitted your carefully-crafted applications to the social science or humanities programs of your dreams back in December or January, and waited through a long and frigid winter (okay, not really), and finally– FINALLY– got some good news in the form of “fat envelopes” earlier […]

Taking Pictures of People

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TL;DR: Don’t be the jerk that takes pictures of random strangers while you’re traveling. First of all, it’s kind of rude. The political and social history of Guatemala, combined with the¬†things that make photographs so unique, creates a really morally and practically¬†complicated situation around taking pictures of people. But it’s totally okay to take pictures […]