The Great Recession 10 years later: Where are we now?

We are approaching the anniversary of one of the worst periods in America's economic history, the 2008 great recession. From December 2007 to early 2009, world markets tumbled after the US housing bubble burst.  US homeowners lost over $3.3 trillion in equity and the stock markets worldwide lost over $6.9 trillion in shareholder money. Many [...]

Why Are You Drinking a Succulent?

It’s 6:30 on a Wednesday night and senior Henry Kayser has just finished practice with his tennis partner, Max Diess, he’s tired and longs for his thirst to be quenched. He turns and unzips his backpack, out comes a green tinted bottle, it’s the notorious Alō beverage. Kayser, who was introduced to Alō by his [...]