By: Ashleigh Austel Published On: May 17, 2024 When Henry Ford invented the moving assembly line in the early 1900s, it revolutionized the manufacturing industry.[1]  In the 1970s and 1980s, business and management schools began circulating the idea of an assembly line model in hospitals.[2]  The idea behind the model was that if hospitals could…

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By: Lauren Garcia Published On: May 17, 2024 What are Places of Public Accommodation? Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) requires businesses serving the public to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.[1] These businesses, referred to as places of public accommodation, must give individuals with disabilities equal opportunity access to the businesses’ goods…

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By: Madison Gore Published On: May 16, 2024 2024 marks the beginning of another critical election year. In Florida’s Fifth Congressional District (CD-5), however, election outcomes are contingent upon the Florida Supreme Court’s upcoming determination of what congressional district map should be implemented.[1] CD-5 is compromised predominantly of Black voters, who have continuously voted for…

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By: Marnie Leonard Published On: May 16, 2024 Conversion therapy is a widely discredited practice that aims to “cure” LGBTQ+ individuals of their identities by “converting” them to heterosexual/cisgender.[1]  Conversion therapy techniques often concentrate on creating an aversion to the patient’s LGBTQ+ identity. For example, one method aims to induce nausea or paralysis responses to…

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By: Amanda Sklar Published On: February 1, 2024 With extensive Shein hauls being in vogue, it is not terribly surprising that the fashion industry is one of the largest polluters.  Producing 10% of humanity’s carbon emissions, drying up water sources, and resulting in 85% of textiles ending up in landfills each year[1], the fashion industry’s…

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By: Sam Disario Published On: January 25, 2024 Transgender Americans, in their fight for equality, have faced an onslaught of attacks. In 2023 alone, 576 anti-transgender bills have been brought in 49 states. Of these 576 bills, 83 have passed.[1]  These anti-transgender bills cover various areas, including healthcare, legal recognition, and education.[2]  One of the…

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