The Murky Waters of Environmental Regulation

A Gallup poll indicated the number one and two environmental issues causing a “great deal of concern” among Americans are the pollution of drinking water and the pollution of rivers, lakes and reservoirs, respectively. This…

Dr. Doom’s Fight to Take Down Crypto!

A Senate committee hearing, “Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem”, set for October 11, heard a testimony from Nouriel Roubini regarding his opinions on blockchain and cryptocurrency. Roubini, an American economist—perhaps better known known as…

Growing Pains

What I am going to say next will likely be an unpopular opinion: I am going to miss school.   Rest assured—I will not miss the incessant studying or the stress over common exams. Instead, I…

The Kid Who Bought Everyone Chips

  When I was a kid, my parents would move around a lot, so I’d end up switching schools every two to three years. All that moving and constantly being the new kid eventually did…

My Safe Haven

  I come from a small suburban town about forty minutes west of New York City, giving me an easy way to describe where I live to those who aren’t from here. My town lies…

Trip to the Land of the Yankees

  My heart jumps into my tummy. I look around.  Everyone on board seems unbothered except these two innocent kids, sitting next to me with their mom, probably in her forties. They grip her hands…

Meet Kellen Kadakia

  Rick:Senate President Kellen, congratulations on the victory.  So how do you feel right now as you transition?   Kellen:I started off my Senate career as a student at large, which as you know, is basically…

Dear Highlander: Am I Not Doing Enough?

  Dear Highlander,   I am a freshman here at NJIT, and I'm finishing up my first year of college. A concern I wanted to raise with you is regarding finding research experience. It seems as…