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Dear Younger Me

Ella Shirk, Creative Executive Dear Ella, You’ve just graduated high school, congrats. You are going to Stephens in the fall and you’re majoring in Strategic Communications: Design with a minor in Theatre. (spoiler alert: you drop that minor before you…

Millennial Pink

Millennial Pink

“Millennial Pink,” is the name given to the shade of pink which has risen in popularity dramatically in the past several years. As early as 2013, the color popped up in fashion and took inspiration from rosé wine. In March…

Leadership

Leadership

When I think of leadership, I initially think of Queen Elizabeth, Barack Obama, or Pope Francis. But why? What sets these individuals apart from the rest and makes them powerful leaders? Unfortunately, the answer isn’t something simple like doing yoga first…