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Black History Month: Oprah Winfrey

Shayla Isada, Sydney Baer, David Rivera, Nathan Wong, Forrest Haydon, and Justeon Kimmons

February 23, 2017

 pic creds Known best for her internationally popular talk show, Oprah Winfrey is not only the Queen of Daytime TV but is also an actress, publisher, producer, and philanthropist and has a numerous accomplishments under her belt, such as the National Organization for Women’s ...

Tyra Banks Takes Responsibility For Herself

Vanessa McKibben, Kathryn Rosenthal, Genesis James, and Rosalba Valdez

February 23, 2017

In April of 2005, Tyra Banks gave an inspiring speech to a contestant on her very own TV Show, America’s Next Top Model. The aired speech quickly went viral. Soon, there were hundreds of memes surrounding the moment. Although...

Black History Month Highlight: Misty Copeland’s success in the ballet world

Emma Purcell, August Greenberg, Natalia Almanza, Anna Dennis, and Nat Scholl

February 22, 2017

Ballet is an art form that many see as unchanging, sticking to it’s roots as an elite European art form. Though in 2017, as America’s population continues to diversify, many people go to a ballet expecting to see at least some...

J Cole announces Tour!

Kierra W, Valerie G, Danielle C, Jadah K, Jessi B

February 21, 2017

Jermaine Lamarr Cole, better known as J. Cole, is one of many notable artists in today's music industry. Known as a Lyrical Genius, he was the first artist to be signed under Roc Nation, an American entertainment company founded b...

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