We Are Proud and Always Will Be: Dominican Independence Day

By Angely Peña Dios, Patria, y, Libertad. These three words founded a nation that was in ruins. They gave glory to those who fought for liberty with their hearts, mind, and soul—and they removed the shackles of a country plagued by despotism. From a land ruled with hatred to a land built on trust and … Continue reading We Are Proud and Always Will Be: Dominican Independence Day

On Valentine’s, Heartbreak Music

By Michelle Mairena Heartbreak is universal. We are all doomed to experience it at some point: be it by being hurt over a relationship, a friendship that ended, a betrayal by someone one trusted, an expectation that was never met—the list can go on ad infinitum. We are all also going to experience it differently. … Continue reading On Valentine’s, Heartbreak Music

Senior Brunch Fashion for Him: From Dressing Like Boys To Men

By Abigail Rosales Before beginning to plan any outfit, the three most important fundamentals are: time, location, and colors (T.L.C.). Consider the time of day and location. There are two entirely different color palettes regarding daytime and evening outfits. The location is also very important, it establishes the type of attire, ambiance, and vibe that … Continue reading Senior Brunch Fashion for Him: From Dressing Like Boys To Men

The Irishman: A story of violence, excitement, and the urge to be better

By Roxana Casanueva DO NOT read if you haven’t seen The Irishman. Contains SPOILERS! Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman, follows the epic story of fading mob glamour. This gangster drama, which very much earned its extended run-time, is both a poignant and funny film that revisits some central themes in Scorsese’s work: depiction of violence, dark … Continue reading The Irishman: A story of violence, excitement, and the urge to be better

How to Celebrate the Super Bowl

By Malique Lewis The Super Bowl is one of the biggest competitive events of the year. Each year, millions of people gather in different ways—parties, at restaurants, at their houses—to watch the long-waited game. Watching the game (even when one doesn’t understand what’s happening) has become an American Tradition—and every year, everyone partakes in it. … Continue reading How to Celebrate the Super Bowl

New Year’s Traditions Around The World

By Vanessa Falcon & Michelle Mairena The moment the entire world has been holding its breath for is on the horizon—“The Roaring 20’s” are just hours away. People around the world, of course, will celebrate this New Year at different times because of geographical differences. But besides the fact that some celebrate each New Year … Continue reading New Year’s Traditions Around The World