Month: August 2020

The Makeup Maven

Kirsten is a Chicago born and raised MUA, friend and expert in the makeup field she’s often referred to as KayKontoured for her flawlessly beat faces. This section is just 10 of…

Lifting Hearts with the Arts

Lifting Hearts with the Arts is a 501(c)(3) organization founded by Maya Joshi a student at one of Chicago's finest public higschools. Founded in April of 2020 Maya came up with an…

Kicks, Kicks, Kicks!

Written By: Ava Gerami We had the chance to talk to Adrian, Spencer and Tyler, three 15 year old sneaker resellers, and ask them some questions about their unique part time job.…

Dang that Girl can Cook!

Jamiah is a black girl who can bake her ass off! Inspired by her grandmother she enjoys the peace and release of stress that comes with baking. The best part for her…

Caught in the middle

By: Atiya Chiphe I had the pleasure of interviewing an inspirational young woman named Alexandra Swain. Allie is a Whitney M. Young High School graduate and incoming freshman at Stanford University, but…

The Only Way is Up

By: Ava Gerami At seventeen years old, most teenage girls are preoccupied with college applications, time spent out with friends, and becoming more comfortable in their own skin. For Shaylyn, it also…