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Up for Interpretation

May 5, 2021

Nishad Kosaraju Paul Blom ENGL 105I April 21, 2021 Up for Interpretation “A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings” is a short story by Gabriel Garcia Marquez about a disheveled man with angel-like wings that appears in a couple’s yard. … Read more

Health Humanities Journal Exhibition reflection

May 4, 2021

It was very interesting to hear this presentation of stories during the Health Humanities Journal exhibition. There was a wide variety of stories tell, but most of them linked their own personal experiences to the health profession. There were stories … Read more

The COVID Financial Injustice of Black Communities

April 1, 2021

Hi, my name is Nishad Kosaraju, and the title of my presentation is “The COVID Financial Injustice of Black Communities.” Today I will be talking about the disproportionate impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on black communities in North Carolina. More … Read more

Palliative Care: A New Alternative to the End

February 25, 2021

The diagnosis of a terminal illness is a scary time for thousands of people a year. By receiving such a diagnosis, the end is almost certainly near, and the options for patients are limited. Palliative care is slowly turning into … Read more

Ractopamine: The Chemical Americans Unknowingly Eat

February 25, 2021

Although Americans and Europeans share fairly similar cuisines, American pork recipes may contain an extra sprinkle of carcinogen. Ractopamine, a chemical commonly used in the American pork industry to produce leaner pigs more quickly, is thought to have the potential … Read more