Many of us hear “journalism” and picture a writer armed with a notepad, eager to report on the latest scoop. However, what it means to be a journalist these days has been radically altered by the Internet -— now anyone can be a journalist. Journalism students across campus are starting to drop their pen and […]

Downtown Detroit is on the rise; buildings are being restored, new businesses are opening and The District Detroit will eventually become a revitalized sports district filled with amenities that any city would boast about, including parks, shops, theaters, bars and restaurants. This resurgence of downtown brings consequences, however, as gentrification is becoming an unsettling reality […]

All is quiet in the village square. A soft breeze blows, gently caressing the plants in the windowsills, slightly quivering the hanging clotheslines. The sun is bright and hot, almost unbearably so. Not one person is to be found —all sound is faint, all movement nonexistent. That is, until the jubilant cry travels through the […]