ALEXANDRIA LIGON, A CREATOR.

From Bowie, Marlyand, a suburb of Washington, DC, Alexandria Ligon is an 18 year old undergraduate student attending school in New York with a major in Health and Human Services. She has a passion for sharing her love for God, health and wellness and art. Blogging is the medium in which she currently chooses to share these loves…

ALICIA VILLAFANA, AN ADVOCATE.

From West Islip, New York, Alicia Villafana is a sophomore business major at St. John’s University with a plan to minor in Spanish. She is interested in fashion, beauty, and travel. She has a passion for helping others and making a change, and aspires to become a successful business woman. This is her story. THIRST PROJECT…

USING OUR STRUGGLES TO HELP OTHERS

We’ve all heard the old saying, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words can never hurt me,” when we were younger. Well, they LIED. Almost everyone knows how mean people can be and how they’ll go out of their way just to ruin your day. Yet, Taylor Ozuna, a freshman at the University of…

SUMMER ADVENTURE: FAMOUS FOOD FESTIVAL

Today, I went to a food festival hosted by Famous Food Festival, a traveling organization based in NYC that provides both new and well known vendors a chance to showcase their creative and delicious works of art while bringing together their local community. My mom came up from New Jersey because she is a dedicated foodie (plus,…

SUMMER ADVENTURE: STRAWBERRY PICKING

To start off my summer adventure articles, I figured I’d start with a “berry” sweet one! This past weekend, I went home to surprise my younger brother at his 8th grade graduation. On Friday, my two best friends and I decided to go strawberry picking at a local farm nearby. We just finished our freshman…

SUMMER 2017

Hello fellow readers! I hope you all are enjoying a safe and fun-filled summer. Whether it’s full of staying inside binge-watching your favorite Netflix shows or going out everyday and changing the world, make sure to live your best life! Anyway, this summer, I’m working at my University….which means I will be spending my summer…

GIRL POWER DAY

Grab your friends and bring some cash… we’re headed to the Girl Power Street Fair! Yesterday afternoon, I headed to the Girl Power themed street fair held by Hester Street Fair after my shift. I hopped on the F train and almost an hour later, I was in Manhattan. When I got to the fair,…

St. John’s University Freshman Year Bucket List

You received your acceptance letter, made your decision, paid your enrollment deposit (and housing deposit if dorming) and now you’re waiting for August to roll around. You’re officially a Johnny! Graduation is approaching and you can see that diploma less than a mile away. However, you’re probably thinking about what you should do once you…