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Wednesday August 23rd 2017

‘Personal Account’ Archives

How to Live Like a Musician

How to Live Like a Musician

Wake up one Christmas morning and run down the stairs into the living room lit only by tiny twinkling stars. Tear through the pile of colorfully wrapped and ribboned boxes under the tree that hide the big violin shaped faux-wooden case with a giant bow and your name on it [Read More]

Personal Account: Cosmetic Surgery Changed My Life

Personal Account: Cosmetic Surgery Changed My Life

Girls all around the world grow up playing with Barbies… The image of the perfect girl. As a child I remember all I wanted was to have the perfect Barbie figure. Perfect lips, perfect skin, thin waist, long beautiful runway legs. I always knew I wanted to get plastic [Read More]

The Terror Ended and God Smiled: My spiritual experience through a terrorist attack

The Terror Ended and God Smiled: My spiritual experience through a terrorist attack

“Please Mommy, come back. Don’t go.” “Mom is in the corner rocking back and forth losing her mind. She won’t move until she knows you are on a flight back.” My cell phone blew up with texts and calls from family and friends, in unison with the explosions [Read More]

Spiral of Sounds: A Tale of Love in Mushrooms

Spiral of Sounds: A Tale of Love in Mushrooms

It was strange, for lack of a better word, seeing the curtains change into giant pieces of cartoony French toast.  Not as weird as the feeling of being swallowed by a giant mouth with rows and rows of fuzzy teeth, though.  It was even weirder knowing that all those [Read More]

Latest Topics

Latinx Film Festival: Changing the Conversation about LGBTQ Cinema

Latinx Film Festival: Changing the Conversation about LGBTQ Cinema

Four years ago, there were zero film and art festivals in the country dedicated to queer Latinx, the gender-neutral [Read More]

The Language of Loss

The Language of Loss

Language connects us. We are able to communicate with strangers, and isolate ourselves for a moment from the rest of [Read More]

Alejandro Ambrosio: a DREAM-er runs towards his dream

Alejandro Ambrosio: a DREAM-er runs towards his dream

Nineteen-year-old Alejandro Ambrosio pedals 10 miles each way from his home in North Hollywood to Glendale College and [Read More]

Racial Diversity: an increasing number of people identify with more than one culture

Racial Diversity: an increasing number of people identify with more than one culture

The multiracial population in the United States is growing at a swift rate, but what does it really mean to be [Read More]

Michael Harnett: Teaching a Man to Fish

Michael Harnett: Teaching a Man to Fish

Trying to find words to describe Dr. Michael Harnett as a college professor is like trying to find new ways to describe [Read More]

NASA's Image of the Day

Glory of the Heavens

 
This composite image shows the progression of a partial solar eclipse over Ross Lake, in Northern Cascades National Park, Washington on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017.
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