For this weeks podcast, I interviewed the lovely Manar Noubani, a Columbia College Chicago alum who has recently started a clothing brand taking the Middle East by surprise. I sat with Manar to talk about Middle Eastern Pulse and the process behind creating the brand. Manar always knew she wanted to do something to get … Continue reading MIDDLE EASTERN PULSE
Happy Wednesday everyone! It is the middle of the week, Chicago is cold and blistery, the sunsets earlier, and the nights are longer. Pumpkin spice is transitioning to peppermint mocha, and we went from summer-like weather to the "Welcome to Chicago" temperatures really quick. The middle of the week, in such cold temperatures, can add … Continue reading Women Wednesday!
This weeks guest is Tyra Guan a Columbia College Chicago student from Beijing. Tyra speaks Chinese and English, is an only child, and came on our podcast today to tell us more about her, and her transition from growing up and going to school in China, to now living in Chicago on her own for … Continue reading Tyra Guan
I had the absolute pleasure of being able to sit and talk with Evelyn Oropeza, a broadcast journalist, with a bachelors degree from Columbia College Chicago, and a MBA candidate from Saint Xavier University. Evelyn is the Coordinator of Community Engagement Programs at Columbia College Chicago. She is a bilingual motivational speaker to audiences who speak English … Continue reading Evelyn Oropeza, an inspiring Individual
For today's recap Monday, we are taking a look into an article published by CNBC, entitled "After Time's Up and #MeToo, women in entertainment still see gender issues that men don't." This article is important to read into, as it is relate-able to our everyday lives. CNBC talks about the gap in pay for women … Continue reading RECAP MONDAY
Sat down with Bonnie to talk about her hard battle with breast cancer.
Welcome to “She Speaks Diversity!” This is a platform for women to empower other women, by sharing their stories and expressing individualism as a diverse woman. This blog will consist of weekly feature stories from women of different backgrounds and upbringings. We will have podcasts, anonymous stories, public stories, features, and more! The goal of … Continue reading Welcome!
"Prejudice is sinful. All blood flows red. And the most harmful and foolish kind of prejudice is prejudice against yourself. Every woman is your sister, and every woman needs her sisters. So try to give other women the courtesy of your compassion, respect, and forgiveness. Love yourself despite - and because of - your flaws." … Continue reading Women Empowerment