Universal Hip Hop Museum Presents a Mental Health Forum

  On Friday, October 27 the future Universal Hip Hop Museum in association with the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens presented a mental health, wellness, and rehabilitation conference. The forum primarily focused on how mental illnesses are often condemned and refuted within the African-American community. As an audience member and reporter, I…

iMovie For Beginners — Friday Nov. 17th

Need to edit videos for your organization? Want to add a new skill to your resume and learn how to edit videos like a pro? For FREE?  iMovie is the program to begin your tech journey right and the Light Leaks is here to teach you! RUTGERS STUDENTS!! Join us for an intro lesson to…

Yours Truly Lina Co.

Marlina Dangervil, a student at Rutgers University Newark, has started her own fashion line to embrace melanin and empower the black community. Check out her website and Instagram below and some cool photos of her designs! YoursTrulyLinaCo.com Instagram: @YoursTrulyLinaCoApparel Head on over to her website for prices and shipping details!

Women Behind the Mic: The Sisterhood of Hip Hop

by Cynthia Vasquez Hip-hop has always been recognized as a predominantly male-dominated industry, with men at the forefront of every magazine cover, interview, and award ceremony during its zenith. However, as the saying goes, behind every great man is an equally great woman; and the sisterhood that exists in mainstream rap culture is now coming forward to voice…