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Alternative Break, Alternative Perspective

After spending my fall break in the unincorporated farmlands of Southern Florida, I realized just how harsh agricultural working conditions can be in the United States. Two hours away from Miami a...

After spending my fall break in the unincorporated farmlands of Southern Florida, I realized just how harsh agricultural...

Miami’s Biggest Homecoming Concert To Date

Miami may have a booming EDM scene, but there’s nothing like having a multiplatinum artist performing right on campus. Zedd will perform Nov. 1 at the University of Miami’s annual homecoming concert, put on by Hurricane Productions. Doors open at 7 p.m. ...

Miami may have a booming EDM scene, but there’s nothing like having a multiplatinum artist performing right on campus. Zedd will perform Nov. 1 at the University of Miami’s annual homecoming concert, put on by Hurricane Productions. Doors open at 7 p.m. ...

Colony House Live in Concert

On the evening of Wednesday, September 26th, I ventured on a mini road trip to Revolution Live, a Live Nation venue, in Fort Lauderdale to see the young indie rock group Colony House. Natives of Fran...

On the evening of Wednesday, September 26th, I ventured on a mini road trip to Revolution Live, a Live Nation venue, in...

Singing in the Summer

Maybe you’re like me and you’ve just been hanging out a lot this summer. You’ve been hitting the beach, relaxing in bed, working a lot, or traveling like a hippie. But like me you’ve been in a...

Maybe you’re like me and you’ve just been hanging out a lot this summer. You’ve been hitting the beach, relaxing i...

No Rules, No Problem

Your first taste of freedom. A test of responsibility and restraint. The big reveal of your true character -- of your innermost self. College. In most cases, it's the first time students are away fr...

Your first taste of freedom. A test of responsibility and restraint. The big reveal of your true character -- of your ...

A Guide to Sweet Home Chicago

The Windy City, Chiraq, or White Sox City are common terms for the beloved and my childhood city, sweet home Chicago. The often misunderstood Midwest gem, Chicago, is the city of mouthwatering food, a...

The Windy City, Chiraq, or White Sox City are common terms for the beloved and my childhood city, sweet home Chicago. Th...

British Rocker James Bay Demands Attention on Second Studio Album

 The wide-brimmed hat that once defined James Bay’s persona, musical style and overall character is no longer. Instead, his second studio album, Electric Light, shows Bay’s adoption of another h...

 The wide-brimmed hat that once defined James Bay’s persona, musical style and overall character is no longer. Inste...

What Black Girls are Tired of Hearing About Their Hair

If you are a black female, you have most likely dealt with a lot of ignorant comments and forms of p...

If you are a black female, you have most likely dealt with a lot of ignorant comments and forms of prejudices throughout...

Coconut Grove Arts Festival

With another beautiful sunny weekend in Miami, many came out to the Coconut Grove Arts Festival for President’s Day weekend, which ran from Saturday Feb. 17- Monday Feb. 19. Located right on ...

With another beautiful sunny weekend in Miami, many came out to the Coconut Grove Arts Festival for President’s Day we...

Kai Aspire: the exclusive interview

It is always an exciting time of year when Art Basel comes to the 305. On Dec. 6th-9th, Miami was swarmed with artists and art lovers alike. Here at Distraction, we had the incredible opportunity to m...

It is always an exciting time of year when Art Basel comes to the 305. On Dec. 6th-9th, Miami was swarmed with artists a...