The Lion's Roar

Mold your dreams

Mold your dreams

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2019

Growing up in a middle class family in an Asian community, there was one dream that was instilled in me as a child: to be a doctor. My family and society molded my brain to believe that success came in the form of a white lab coat and a stethoscope around the neck. The job had the potential to give ...

Making a new home in LA

Making a new home in LA

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

Of the countless new experiences during my initial days in college, the most frequent one I experienced was a lump in my throat. I had it when I saw a family walking in the park. I felt it when I heard my friends talking about visiting their parents. The lump would grow when the food I made was miles...