Articles by Kyle Parks

















Photo by Kyle Parks.

Life of a Resident Assistant

Cooper Hostetler has the job in college no one ever really thinks of as a dream job. Why would someone want to look after a bunch of freshman in a…


Photo by Kyle Parks.

Adjusting to college life

Looking back on my first year of college, I wish that I hadn’t heard that “it’s the best four years of your life” so many times. It made me feel…


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Just shoot it

Swish. Swish. Swish. The crowd roared. People started jumping and screaming as they witnessed something that had not happened since 1991 – even if they weren’t aware of it at…


Damascus, Syria at night in 2011. Photo courtesy of James Filipi. Licensed under Creative Commons 2.0.

The case against intervention in Syria

All regimes pursue power, regardless of the type of government system they have. Whether it is a democratic republic like the United States, oligarchical Russia, or theocratic Saudi Arabia, in…