Maria Cristina Fernandez Hall

María Cristina Fernández Hall was raised in Mexico and is currently studying at Columbia University. She writes poetry and was the editor of Sin Fronteras, a bilingual literary magazine published in Guadalajara. She was also Editor-in-Chief of The Congressman, a political magazine published at Columbia University. She likes Harper’s because of the quality of their writing and Words without Borders as they publish English translations of poems and stories from around the world. She plays classical guitar and enjoys a precise word.

OLPC: Connecting to an Education?

August 29, 2011

An Evaluation of “One Laptop Per Child”. The One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) program started as an initiative by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to give all children ages six to twelve an XO laptop, which is a cheap, sturdy, and very basic laptop that can connect to Wi-Fi and...