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The end is near.

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

Best of New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week is here and below are some of my favorite designers and looks!!! Marchesa  Brooks Brothers  Yeezy  J. Mendel Alice and Olivia   Zac Posen  Brandon Maxwell Carolina Herrera  Markus Lupfer Temperley London 

Barack Obama will never go out of style

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

“Mahalia” takes audience members to church

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. This

Day at Discovery Green

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

Solange returns to her Houston roots

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 once again on top of the world

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 is keeping America #woke for Black History Month

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

A Day of Mourning

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

Golden Globes Breakdown

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

10 items on my wishlist

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

Snow has fallen in the Sahara Desert

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 on fire

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

The movie “Hidden Figures” must not be hidden

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