1. Spend as much time with family and friends as possible. You are going to miss them more than you think.
Because I will be traveling to New York for college and will only return home for the holidays, I will not be seeing my family as much as I would
WHAT. THE. HECK.
IT. IS MAY.
I GRADUATE IN THREE WEEKS.
THERE ARE 17 MORE DAYS OF SCHOOL LEFT.
Where did the time go?? I swear it was just September and I was at Beyonce's Formation World Tour to celebrate my birthday. It was just October and I was at Chance the Rapper's Coloring
Robin Paoli walked into City Hall 11 days before thousands of women marched in downtown Houston. She had her application and the $55.92 permit fee in hand.
Immediately she received calls and emails from people wanting to help.
“A week before, a group of 12 women met at a coffee shop and
Today, like everyday, is a great day to be a woman. However, today was particularly amazing because women from all different walks of life were celebrated for their achievements in a variety of ways.
Social Media had the biggest impact on the day long celebration. It was nearly impossible to be
In a press conference at Westcott Elementary School, Chance the Rapper donated $1,000,000 to Chicago Public Schools. After meeting with Illinois governor, Bruce Rauner, on Friday to discuss the funding of public schools in Chicago, 18766
The movie, Get Out, will make you want to get out of the theater.
Many emotions were felt when watching the movie. Although it was labeled as a horror/thriller movie, it was also humorous and at times uncomfortable. Under the untouchable direction of Jordan Peele, the movie brings up the ideas
The Houston Symphony along with vocalist, N’Kenge and Ryan Shaw put on a spectacular evening to remember by the debut of the show R&B Mixtape. The award winning orchestra under the direction of composer, Steven Reineke, made sure guest danced and sang the night away.
Many groovy hits from renowned artist
New York Fashion Week is here and below are some of my favorite designers and looks!!!
Alice and Olivia
The line-up for Houston's annual music festival, Free Press Summer Festival, is out! Musical Artist such as Lorde, Flume, Solange, G-Eazy and more will be performing in the 2-day festival on June 3rd and 4th at Eleanor Tinsley Park. A 2-day general admission 18540
Even though our adored former president is enjoying his time in the water and living it up on the beach while our nation goes up into flames (no hard feelings though Barack, you deserve this), his presidential terms will always be remembered for the amazing president and role model he
The Ensemble Theater, a performing arts theater highlighting the works and arts of African Americans, is currently showing the play, Mahalia, under the direction of Shirley Marks Whitmore and musical direction of Melanie C. Bivens. It is included in the theater's collection of plays celebrating their 40th year in business.
During Super Bowl Weekend, on the University of Houston campus Taste of the NFL's Party with a Purpose took place. Even though it was an unforgettable party, the purpose aspect was just as crucial and it was to fight hunger in America. For over 25 years the National Football League
After years of planning, Super Bowl 51 has taken place. Boy was it memorable. From the food, to the parties, to the celebrities, to the music, to the actual game. Super Bowl 51 WILL go down in history.
Anticipation for the events started months in advance and the actual festivities started
On Thursday, February 2, Houston native, Solange graced the the Super Bowl Live stage in Discovery Green Park. She wowed not only Houston fans but fans from all over the country that came to visit the festivities. She sang many favorites off of her newest album, A Seat at the
Chance the Rapper is making headlines for more amazing news!!!
First off, he is the new face of a fashion line honoring the presidency of Barack Obama by Joe FreshGoods called #ThankUObama. Joe Lloyd's reasoning for starting the clothing line was inspired by the hope that Obama's presidency gave to Chance
Google never cease to amaze me. I would be nothing without it. It keeps my documents in order, pictures cataloged, power point presentations looking sharp, and will answer all of my dire questions within milliseconds.
AND NOW IT WILL BE KEEPING AMERICA WOKE FOR BLACK HISTORY MONTH?!!?!
I am sooo excited for
Today is the day.
Today is the day where we must pick ourselves up and keep going. Today is the day that we must turn the anger and pain that we feel and use it as fuel to achieve greatness. Today is the day that we must do something good. Today
Barack Obama has been my president since the fourth grade. I have conquered obstacles with him in office. I have achieved my own goals with him in office. I have lost loved ones with him in office. I have grown up and matured with him in office. I have discovered
Get a snack because we have a LOT to cover from the award show last night.
The Golden Globes that came on last night was legendary. There was excitement, awe, and of course drama!! But before we continue I would just like to say what's up with La La Land?? I
Christmas is three days away. WHAT?!!??!!!
Now, my family has never done Christmas big. I honestly can't remember the last time I woke up to presents under the Christmas tree. I think that nowadays media and stores have hyped up the holidays just to make money and I'm honestly so over
For the first time in 37 years snow has fallen in the Sahara Desert. Photographer, Karim Bouchetata captured photos of the rare occurrence. This is very alarming because the Sahara Desert is known for being hot and dry. In fact, it rains less than 4 inches a year so snow
The Houston Rockets are playing to win!! During Friday's game against the New Orleans Pelicans they won with a final score of 122-100. That is a 22 point lead.
The set a record of 3-pointers made and attempted during a half and game with 31 in a half and 61 in
This year I personally took a lot of L's. I'm not afraid to admit it. However, the one aspect of my life that has never failed me are my favorite television shows. Now, being a senior who has AP classes, a job, an internship, cheers, is a leader and president
Calling all feminists!! This is a movie made for you.
Hidden Figures, directed under the supervision of Theodore Melfi, tells the remarkable story of three bright African American females that made groundbreaking breakthroughs in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) field. Giving up is NOT in these ladies nature. Instead