Poverty in Argentina

Social programs, English learning and the poor have all been part of Collegian columnist Michael Fox’s experience in Argentina.

Working to give a sliver of hope

After working in a poor rural town in Argentina, Mike Fox realized that, even though the work he did may not make a huge difference, it was something. And that’s enough.

Even paradise has a dark side

Mix Fox reflects on the two sides of the Iguazo region. On one side, it’s a breathtaking natural wonder. On the other, it’s a poorly-controlled crime haven.

The affluent and the desperate in Argentina

Sobered by Argentine poverty, Michael Fox sees how the other half lives in a city that is sharply divided between the privileged and the poor.

From Argentina right back to the SGA elections

Collegian columnist Mike Fox advises students to take a minute and vote in the SGA elections. He is currently attending the University of Buenos Aires and looks to the example there for a model.

Thoughts from the Argentine dance floor

Mike Fox narrates on the life and times of an outsider in the “real” neighborhoods of Argentina, in the name of jumping feet first into a new experience.

Argentine culture through the people’s smile

At an Argentine fair, Mike Fox experienced a rush of both native culture and foreign globalization. But after seeing the people in action, he saw what truly mattered to the people.