By Gladys Oliva |Staff Writer| Alexandrea Baytion, a third year student rocks her unique clothing style whether she's on campus for an hour or the whole day. She wears high heel boots, jackets and even when dressing down, she always adds a hint of glamour through accessories. Fashion can help students share their ideas or personality which can lead people to come together and start new friendships. Whether you have a solid style or a versatile style, it can take a lot of dedication to keep your closet up with the latest trends. “I would definitely call my style trendy. I like to keep my wardrobe up to date and I like to say I can be risqué when it comes to trying new styles,” … [Read more...] about Student Spotlight: Alexandrea Baytion
By Veronica Vicente |Staff Writer| After watching the fashion trends from this year’s catwalk, students have found inspiration to recreate the looks in a realistic manner. Fashion week in New York featured thousands of countless styles from popular designers. The color of pumpkin spice was a reoccurring trend from fashion week that featured pieces of clothing. Designers Baja East and Banana Republic to name a few, showcased this trendsetting color. Many students agreed that this color inspired from fashion week became one of their favorite clothing colors this season for it compliments many skin tones. “I enjoy adding pops of color to any of my outfits for a wow factor, so … [Read more...] about Fashion Week inspires
By Angie Burkhart |Staff Writer| The consumption of Starbucks' sugary, coffee-licious beverages has become a popular trend, that, if consumed once a day, has the potential to cost you up to $1,460 a year. Starbucks, once attracting what Dan Neil of the Los Angeles Times calls "affluent, college-educated progressives, the so-called latte liberals," has become a commodity, and even a fashion accessory for some college students. Despite their wide customer base, some of the brand's loyal customers may not be so aware of its impact on their wallet and health, as well as the environment. As a college student on a budget, have you ever wondered what your Starbucks habit is costing you … [Read more...] about What You Didn’t Know About Starbucks?
By Lily Perez |Staff Writer| The way that we get inspired for fashion has evolved. People are no longer only looking to celebrities for inspiration when it comes to style tips/inspiration but are looking at fashion blogs. Blogs Flashes of Style, Le Happy and Ring My Bell have all been successful in acquiring a number of followers as seen through their Instagrams. Flashes of Style, Bonnie Barton has 75,000 followers, Le Happy Luanna Perez has 438,000 followers and Ring My Bell, Ashley Madekwe has 239,000 followers with these numbers frequently increasing it has caused many to ask the question: what makes fashion blogs so popular? “I like looking through blogs and seeing the … [Read more...] about Fashion Blogs
By Glynn Guerra |Staff Writer| “It took me almost four hours to prepare for one day’s worth of juices,” said student Sara Nydam. Not only was it a huge waste of time, but it made Nydam sick with a fever and she even reported having body shakes. Yet, juicing has progressively become more trendy. The health craze has pushed people to try every avenue possible to get healthier. Juicing has become a popular choice to jump start people’s healthy lifestyle. Skeptics wonder if it is truly beneficial to your health and if it is worth jumping on the juicing bandwagon. People have taken different approaches to the trend. You can use a juicer, which essentially squeezes and … [Read more...] about Squeeze out those nutrients with the Juicing Trend