In the Same Boat: Human-Animal Relationships in Life of Pi

In Life of Pi, Yann Martel takes us on a thought experiment: What would happen if a boy and a Bengal tiger were stuck together on a small lifeboat in the middle of the Pacific Ocean? Contrary to what everyone would expect, the tiger doesn’t kill the boy. Instead, the two develop an unusual friendship … Continue reading In the Same Boat: Human-Animal Relationships in Life of Pi

Study Tips: How to Survive Zoom Classes

For most students, Zoom classes are the new normal. While they do admittedly have a lot of advantages--among the chance to work from home (which comes in handy in the middle of a pandemic)--they can also be quite chaotic and stressful. Having attended a number of Zoom seminars in the past months, I learned quite … Continue reading Study Tips: How to Survive Zoom Classes