I like writing, reading, running, baking and anything pumpkin-flavored. I spend my time pretending I'm still in college by attending lectures and events the great city of New York has to offer, working, and trying to figure out how I'll be able to feed/shelter myself with a career as a journalist. I also enjoy current events, This American Life, and sarcasm. Twitter: @tmawelsh


Trade school a smart alternative

We’ve been told our whole lives a college degree is the ticket to success. But what if the real ticket only takes two years? What if the real ticket is trade school?


A (Much Needed) Look South

Despite the strategic importance of the Middle East, the U.S. foreign policy needs to remember its southern neighbors who are quickly becoming forces to be reckoned with on the global stage.