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Catholics and Statistical Analysis

STUDENT: This is directed to you, Professor. Thank you for coming in. I’d like to– if you could just spend a bit more on your theory– talking about secularization, the aspect of the market– and if you take Catholics out of the statistical analysis, then it works, but if you put Catholics back in, it… Read More »

Volunteer Trailer: Community Service

I’m learning about the world and cultures that I’ve never seen before and realizing what it’s like to need help and to help other people and I’m really enjoying it we worked in the mornings and then in the afternoon we did something really fun like whitewater rafting or ziplining and balance was perfect

Refugees Turn to Sex Work in Ecuador

Ecuador has the largest population of refugees in Latin America, a consequence of the ongoing war in Colombia. Each month hundreds of asylum seekers arrive, fleeing violence and seeking jobs. I traveled through the jungle in the oil-rich province of Sucumbios to Puerto Nuevo, a northern border town across the San Miguel river from one… Read More »