GRADUATING COLLEGE IN 2.5 YEARS DURING A PANDEMIC

GRADUATING COLLEGE IN 2.5 YEARS DURING A PANDEMIC

When and how you graduate is inherently personal. For me, I decided I wanted to graduate early because I felt that school was overbearing and limiting to what I want to do. Although I have learned a lot and I have met people who have helped me immensely, I find that school is a commitment [...]

SIX YOUNG FASHION DESIGNERS WHO STARTED THEIR OWN BRANDS

SIX YOUNG FASHION DESIGNERS WHO STARTED THEIR OWN BRANDS

Starting a company is not easy but it's not impossible. Will it come with trials and tribulations? Yes, but so does a lot of things in life. ANDWHY wants to be here to inspire you to do the things you have dreamed of and to share stories and examples of people who are doing so. [...]

THE TOXIC RELATIONSHIP TALK YOU WISH YOU HAD – Ending something once beautiful

THE TOXIC RELATIONSHIP TALK YOU WISH YOU HAD – Ending something once beautiful

This is a transcription of my podcast episode on ANDWHY. Media about toxic relationships. If you want to hear the episode instead, click here. This article today is taken from ANDWHY. Media's podcast. I felt that this episode was valuable enough for me to repost on this blog. I hope this helps you on your [...]

MEET FERNANDO – A SELF TAUGHT ILLUSTRATOR FROM DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

MEET FERNANDO –  A SELF TAUGHT ILLUSTRATOR FROM DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Let's start with the cool stuff. Fernando was born and raised in Dominican Republic (DR), learned English on his own, taught himself illustration, and has a lot of creative skills. Although he isn't completely sure what he is professionally right now, he is currently working on finding a balance between all his creative work, "I [...]

DEAR RACISTS, FROM YOUR FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD ASIAN

DEAR RACISTS, FROM YOUR FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD ASIAN

I am a first-generation Asian American, who also happens to be the first in my family to attend college. My parents came from Malaysia and of course, we Malaysians are proud of our heritage (shoutout to ya'll who are). I spent most of my life (short one as I'm only 20 y/o lol) thinking about [...]