College Life, Lifestyle

Working in the Summer and NABJ Student Projects

“You spend so much time in your profession it ought to be something you love.” ~John H. Johnson I’m not going to lie. I’m a little of a workaholic. During this summer, I received the opportunity to work as a research assistant to help promote the graduate programs at my university abd a participant in… Continue reading Working in the Summer and NABJ Student Projects

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Journey to the Land of Magazine Publication

This fall, I'm going to start my internship at ENSPIRE Magazine remotely, and I couldn't be more excited to be a part of an amazing team. For those who don't know, I've always wanted to work in a magazine publication. Don't get me wrong, I have no problem with trying different media-related work experience. My… Continue reading Journey to the Land of Magazine Publication

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Educating Myself on the Work

Don't get it twisted protests are still happening. Photo by Drew Williams on Pexels.com I don't know why I feel this way, but this hunger for advocating is intense. One of the most common advice I've seen from different educators is that the black community needed to get organized, like TODAY. If we don't, guess… Continue reading Educating Myself on the Work

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Becoming Inspired and Learning About Yourself

In case you thought someone forgot...Black Lives Still Matter. Don't get it twisted. Throughout my life, I started to realize being inspired isn't the problem, it's keeping the momentum. Inspiration is a beautiful feeling because for a moment the vision you've probably dreamed about everyday is now coming to life. For myself, I truly begin… Continue reading Becoming Inspired and Learning About Yourself

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Let’s Recap

I'm tired. Literally, sick and tired. I'm upset and haven't slept in days. George Floyd, a black man, was murdered by a police office, Derek Chauvin, in Minneapolis, Mo., and everyone in America took justice into their own hands. There were protests in every single state and the police officers are making themselves look worse… Continue reading Let’s Recap