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NYUL’s HBCU Fair: MY “HBCU” EXPERIENCE

Disclaimer: In light of New York Urban League’s 31st Annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities fair, I decided to write a post encouraging everyone to come out and support. BUT as I was writing it made me reflect a lot on my personal “HBCU” experience both in the education and work field and let’s just Read More Here!

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WELCOME YEAR 2 OF GRAD SCHOOL!

I must say this has been an awesome summer! I did a lot of binge watching and became an Insecure addict, visited my second home (Las Vegas) for the fourth of July, fell in love [at]the Dominican Republic, caught up with some sleep and engaged in some long fun nights. Although I hate to say Read More Here!

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I’M HELLA “INSECURE”

Yes Yes Yes the rumors are true, I FINALLY jumped on the Insecure bandwagon! It’s crazy for MONTHS people have been telling me to watch this show, insisting that I’ll love it and be able to relate to it…. I didn’t realize how much!   #TEAM…? So let me start off by saying I’m definitely… Read More Here!

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WHAT’S UP WITH THAT CAMPUS LOVE? (Part 4)

“MARITAL BLISS” NICOLE & BLAISE School: Pace University How did you two meet? Nicole: Blaise and I met on the campus of Pace University (Pleasantville, NY). We both served as Resident Assistants in Dow Hall; Blaise’s senior year and my junior year . We both were RA’s on the 3rd floor (after we started dating Read More Here!

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WHAT’S UP WITH THAT CAMPUS LOVE? (Part 3)

“HE PUT A RING ON IT!” ALEX & IRENE School: Howard University How did you two meet? Alex: We met during the fall semester of 2008. We both lived in Slowe Hall that school year and I noticed Irene getting off of the shuttle one day. At the time, I didn’t know much about her, Read More Here!

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WHAT’S UP WITH THAT CAMPUS LOVE? (Part 2)

“POSSIBLE HIGH SCHOOL SWEETHEARTS?” DENZEL & MIYA School: Temple University How did you two meet? Denzel: Miya and I met in high school. We grew very close junior year into senior year.  By the time we graduated, we were best friends and very regular with each other’s families.  We ended up both going to Temple Read More Here!

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WHAT’S UP WITH THAT CAMPUS LOVE?

According to statistics, the average person finds love through mutual friends, work, religious institutions or online dating. SO HOW MANY FIND LOVE ON THEIR COLLEGE CAMPUS? When I first decided to blog on my journey going back to school, many people suggested I speak on dating and relationships in college. Of course this was amusing Read More Here!

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WHAT’S UP WITH THAT CAMPUS LOVE? (Part 5)

“HAPPILY EVER AFTER” JESSICA & AHMAD School: Western Michigan University How did you two meet? We had mutual friends and Ahmad asked a mutual friend about me on campus. He was interested so he found me on Facebook and would periodically message me. Months later we ran into each other at a local bar and Read More Here!

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What 2016 Taught Me & Hello 2017!

For the past couple of days all I kept hearing and reading was how much people hated 2016 and couldn’t wait for the new year to come.  And all I kept thinking was- DAMN I HAD A GOOD YEAR! Looking back the positives definitely outweighed the negative. I was blessed with so many  opportunities and  Read More Here!

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“Black People Say I’m Not Really Black”

Background Info on This Event As many of you may or may not know, I am a member of an organization called The Black Doll Affair and I also serve as one of the Christmas ambassadors (or as we like to call it “Ambassadolls”) for my hometown- Queens, NY. Long story short, all the chosen  Read More Here!