The Faces Behind Uncommon Sports: Judo

When someone mentions martial arts, the first thing that comes to mind is most likely karate. What people often forget is that there are many types of martial arts that can be practiced – and one of the most commonly forgotten is judo. Judo, as compared to another martial art like karate, is much more of a grappling martial art. Judo doesn’t involve striking your competitors body in any way,…

April 3, 2019

The Two Lives of Kristina Modica: Division III Student Athlete

October 24, 2016

  The Student Kristina Modica is a twenty year old junior studying Communications Disorders at Emerson College. She currently carries a 3.89 GPA and has made Dean’s List every semester she has been an undergrad. On top of 16 hours of class and another 10 hours of studying and homework per week, she dedicates most early mornings to the non-profit organization, Jumpstart, where she volunteers at elementary schools to help…