By Michelle Tapia As a graduating senior, it’s no surprise I’ve been especially pensive about my life and my future. It’s a moment that shouldn’t come as a surprise to me considering the past 17 years of schooling have been building up to this. Graduating school means making the final step into becoming an Adult™ and all of a sudden we have to make hard and … Continue reading The Power of your 20s
By Rhina Garcia I have always channeled my stress into a variety of things. Sometimes I don’t eat enough, or I eat too much. Sometimes I can’t sleep, and other days I can’t make it past noon without a nap. Regardless of how the rest of my mind and body reacts to this, there is one constant in my stress: My skin freaks out along … Continue reading Powerful Skin Care Routines That Pack a Punch
By Isa Perez Unlike most people, where I would attend college was already predetermined before I was even born. My grandfather put me onto the Florida Prepaid plan and said I would never leave. I would attend Florida International University and live at home in Miami. Little did he know his granddaughter would grow up to be determined and independent. I never really grew up … Continue reading What Moving Away For College Taught Me
By Christy Piña While we can’t physically time travel just yet, nostalgia is the next best thing. It has the power to take you back to a time that made you laugh, a time that made you cry or even a time that made you do a little bit of both. Nostalgia comes in all shapes and sizes. Sometimes it comes when we think of … Continue reading Nostalgia’s Powerful Impact
By Klarizza Aggabao Do you remember the iconic balcony scene in William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet when Juliet questions why Romeo has to be Romeo, a Montague. Her exact quote, “What’s Montague? It is nor hand, nor foot, nor arm, nor face, nor any other part belonging to a man. O, be some other name! What’s in a name? That which we call a rose … Continue reading What’s in your name?
By Elayza Gonzalez Sorry Jay and Bey, but it’s time someone else gets their day in the sun (even though you’ll always be #GOALS). Power couples are defined as two individuals who are equally strong, independent and dynamic and together can conquer the world. In today’s day and age, it’s important to acknowledge power couples don’t need to consist of a man and a woman … Continue reading Unconventional Power Couples
By Brooke Bajgrowicz “Don’t waste any time trying to be like anybody but yourself, because the things that make you strange are the things that make you powerful.” -Ben Platt “Just be yourself.” We hear this advice from the time we’re young. We’re told to not care what other people think and be comfortable in our own skin, yet we’re not even allowed to come … Continue reading What Being Yourself Actually Means