Jake Perl

The age-old axiom of older siblings, commanding teachers and authoritarians around the globe is still used today: “My way or the highway.” But what happens when one has it both their way and the highway? Better yet, what if the ...

A stark black background. Big red letters. One speaker, centerstage. This is the classic recipe for TEDxEmory speeches. However, none of these elements were present at the quiet, intimate setting of the social justice organization’s inaugural “roasTED” event, held on ...

The nearly-defunct microphone crackled to life as Student Programming Council (SPC) Speakers Chair Jarett Rovner (19C) addressed the audience in Harland Cinema during Homecoming Week. “To all those who accidentally picked up bags of jalapeno popcorn at the reception desk, ...

“Please state your name and who you are.” A boy with greasy hair, a graphic T-shirt and a hoodie featuring a cupcake design pauses before speaking. “My name is Dylan Maxwell, and I’m — ” He twiddles his thumbs. He ...