Fun fact: when I walked at graduation today, I heard a voice yelling, “IMPALER!” It was my professor from my freshman seminar. On the first day of class nearly four years ago, he asked me if I went by any nickname or alternate name, and I said, “No… except for those who call me ‘The Impaler,’” and he continued to call me that for the entire course of the class, even on essay evaluations and stuff. I guess he remembered me. Never thought I’d tear up over being called 'Impaler…’
In which we explore Washington, DC’s vast and diverse collection of landmarks, museums, and galleries - ranging from institutions like the Hirshhorn to the art-worthy metro system. Let’s take a trip through Washington, DC.
A black student at American University reported that someone threw a banana at her dorm room door earlier this month. Another black student says she found a rotten banana outside her room the same night. The school is reportedly investigating two white male freshmen. The school’s Black Student Alliance is protesting and calling for the students’ suspension. The university has responded to the incident with a fairly boilerplate statement.