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Michael Costello S/S 2017

Michael Costello S/S 2017

By Ben Blaustein, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

LA based designer Michael Costello debuted a botanically themed spring/summer 2017 collection of bold new styles, colors, and fabrics. His confident and simmering original scarlet print was by far the highlight of the runway worn as a sleek strapless gown, a sexy one-piece pantsuit with flowing b...

The issue with Miley’s hair

By Riley Stenehjem, Contributing Writer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music

Miley Cyrus built a career on cultural appropriation and fails to acknowledge her white privilege.

Singers fight back against body shaming

Singers fight back against body shaming

By Rachel A.G. Gilman, Staff Writer

April 8, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Musicians fight for positive body image both through song and social media.

Pop trio creates female anthem

By Alexa Spieler, Music Editor

November 6, 2014


Filed under Arts, Music

"Bang Bang" boasts confident female collaboration

Beyoncé and Minaj preach self-confidence for women

Beyoncé and Minaj preach self-confidence for women

By Janelle Pitts, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2014


Filed under Arts, Music

Beyoncé and Nicki Minaj collaborate on "***Flawless (Remix)"

Lady challenges preconceived notions, politics of rappers

Lady challenges preconceived notions, politics of rappers

November 12, 2013


Filed under Arts, Editor's Picks

In 2010, Big Gates Records signed their first female rapper to the label — a young artist who goes by the name Lady. Lady has been teetering on the verge of stardom for the past few years, and she has finally found some mainstream success from her songs being featured on TV. Fans of HBO’s...