Humans of Jewell

Martin Elliott Yoakum, first-year Oxbridge literature and theory major, shares with the Monitor the reason behind his goal of becoming an indigenous people’s lawyer. “[One of the main issues] is the Dakota Access pipeline, which is a proposed pipeline that goes across a lot of tribal areas and it is very…

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Simone Biles: The New Queen B

Simone Biles took the world by storm during the Summer Olympics. The 4-foot-9 powerhouse entered the competition as a three-time all-around world champion and had the potential to take home five gold medals. Her collection of World Championship and Olympic medals — three bronze, two silver and 14 gold— gives…

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