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Education & Career

7 Key Take-Aways from She Hive NYC

When I came back from France, I visited my alma mater and then stayed in New York for a few weeks. While there, I caught up with friends, re-evaluated my life and sought out opportunities that would align with my life goals. That is…

June 24, 2016
Art, Culture & Events

La Nuit Blanche

There are some nights where you just have to go with the flow and see what's where. Other times, it's best to have your evening a little more planned out. IMG_20151003_193416487 I tried something a little more…

December 8, 2015
Art, Culture & Events

D.C. Events: ScholarChips Award Ceremony

On July 30th, I hiked it on up to D.C. to support one of my friends from Elon University, Yasmine Arrington. Towards the end of her time at high school, she started a non-profit organization that provides scholarships for students with incarcerated parents. She…

September 18, 2015
Nkem Story

Summer 2015 Recap

With a week left before I head out to France, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on my amazing summer. Like any summer, it started out with a huge to-do list and ended up with a sad amount crossed off (i.e., not much…

September 15, 2015
Style

All Things Ankara Fashion Week

On Saturday July 25th, my older brother, Mayowa, and I went to the All Things Ankara Fashion Show in Silver Spring, MD. For those who don't know, ankara is a type of fabric that is really popular throughout Africa and particularly West Africa. It's…

September 14, 2015