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NYFW Review: Yuna Yang F/W 2017

A couple weeks ago, I attended New York Fashion Week for the first time and it was amazing! Literally a dream come true. I was invited to Yuna Yang‘s show at the Gotham Comedy Club in Chelsea, Manhattan. It was a packed house, but the dimly lit room had beautiful music playing and I also received a gift bag with soap inside. The collection was … Continue reading NYFW Review: Yuna Yang F/W 2017

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“Black Fashion Designers” at FIT Museum

Exhibit at FIT celebrates black designers A floral sundress worn by Michelle Obama, a sheer, sparkling minidress worn on stage by Tina Turner, and a sexy black red carpet piece worn by Kim Kardashian all have something in common. They were all created by black fashion designers and they are just a few of the pieces that are currently on display at the Fashion Institute … Continue reading “Black Fashion Designers” at FIT Museum

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Arts Journalists Take New York City

Last week my grad school program ventured to the Big Apple for a cultural immersion. It was probably one of the best weeks of my life. I know that sounds dramatic, but as an arts journalist, it was a total dream come true to be able to do all the things we did. Here is a rundown of the places we saw and things we … Continue reading Arts Journalists Take New York City

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Sweeney Todd at Glimmerglass

One week ago, I saw my first opera with friends in my grad school program. A performance of Sweeney Todd was given at The Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown, NY. Glimmerglass is a lovely place and my program was treated to a very nice lunch and tour. We also got to attend a Q&A with Stephen Sondheim. It was a great experience. Review Lacking in the … Continue reading Sweeney Todd at Glimmerglass

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Food Truck Friday’s at Everson Museum

As part of my summer bootcamp (that’s what they call my six credits in six weeks of graduate school Β for the summer semester), we have been exploring Syracuse and one of the fun things we attended was “Food Truck Friday” at the Everson Museum. I ate a yummy wrap and some chips and afterward, me and the rest of my program, had a tour of … Continue reading Food Truck Friday’s at Everson Museum

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Moving to Syracuse, NY

At the end of June, I moved to Syracuse, NY to attend graduate school at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication. I am in a one-year M.A. program for Arts Journalism. This is my first time for a lot of things: my first time living alone, my first time living outside of Michigan, my first time living in an apartment and my first … Continue reading Moving to Syracuse, NY