Ask Akua: Finding my Direction

Dear Akua, School is stressing me out. I am in danger of failing 4 out ¬†of 5 of my classes. I feel completely unmotivated and extremely overwhelmed. It is so serious that I have thought of dropping out. I am on the pre-law career track, but I do not want to be a lawyer. Both…

Ask Akua! Keeping Friendships

Dear Akua, Graduation is approaching and I feel like my friendships are dwindling. I want to keep in touch with all my friends, but I feel like I have friendships that can only work in college. Some of my friends are content with where their lives are now and see no point in advancing their…

Ask Akua: October 28, 2015

We’re going to shake it up this week. I’m going to ask y’all for your advice. Akua asks YOU. Is the proper term minority or person of color? What’s the difference? Is there one? Is one more politically correct than the other? Is one considered more offensive than the other? Let me know you what…