Blueprint: Howard University Homecoming 2016

If you know me at all I didn’t have the best homecoming experience my freshman year. Homecoming 2016 is a very, very different tale. I kicked it off on Thursday with the fashion show. I honestly was lazy all week just so I could go all out for the weekend. It was amazing. The models,…

My First Year at Howard University 

A couple of months ago I told you all how hard it was for me to make friends my entire life and I guess you could call this post an update of some sorts. My freshman year of college never scared me academically. The workload was bearable. Did I slip up occasionally? Of course, no…

Spring has sprung 

What is springtime at Howard University? Spring time is the weather hitting the mid 70s and everyone sitting out on the yard. Spring time is when someone turns on their speaker and the whole school congregating around it. Spring time is when someone decides to bring a table and some DJ equipment and a speaker…

Howard Is What I Make It

So if you don’t know by now I go to Howard University. The illustrious Howard University, the Mecca, that school Drake loves oh so much. I love Howard. I’ve loved Howard since that perfect trip during the Veterans Day weekend my Junior year of high school. So much Black beauty, so much Black history, and…

Syd’s First Snow

I go to school in Washington DC. I was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. The biggest thing so far this semester is snow. The fluffy stuff was super fun and pretty till I had to walk through it. Snow brings ice, ice brings slipping, I am clumsy, I fell. So here I am sitting…