Spanglish

I am fluent in Spanish and English, and I have yet to learn a new language.  Growing up with a Colombian father and an American mother allowed me to think that Spanglish was a legitimate language. A perfect illustration of how seamlessly I transitioned between both...

An Encounter with Rural America

During my third year at the University of Illinois, I was exposed to an interesting new culture I had never come in contact with before: rural America. I visited an apple orchard with a freshman and her mother. As I found out during my university career, you go to...