The Genius of Geoffrey Holder Exhibit at JCAL

By Chereese Sheen Published by The New York Amsterdam News Black History Month is coming to an end, but the Geoffrey Holder exhibition at the Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) has just begun. The exhibition, The Genius of Geoffrey Holder, will be on display until May 30. The Genius of Geoffrey Holder is … Continue reading The Genius of Geoffrey Holder Exhibit at JCAL

By Chereese Sheen Published by The New York Amsterdam News Black History Month is coming to an end, but the Geoffrey Holder exhibition at the Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) has just begun. The exhibition, The Genius of Geoffrey Holder, will be on display until May 30. The Genius of Geoffrey Holder is … Continue reading The Genius of Geoffrey Holder Exhibit at JCAL

York Student Excels on Canvas and Court

Published by Pandora’s Box By Chereese Sheen In elementary school, Tiandra Jones could always be found smelling the crayon boxes in art class. Her obsession for the faint smell of wax was only the beginning of her passion for art. Although Jones’ mother likes to take full credit for her artistic ability, Jones credits the … Continue reading York Student Excels on Canvas and Court

Published by Pandora’s Box By Chereese Sheen In elementary school, Tiandra Jones could always be found smelling the crayon boxes in art class. Her obsession for the faint smell of wax was only the beginning of her passion for art. Although Jones’ mother likes to take full credit for her artistic ability, Jones credits the … Continue reading York Student Excels on Canvas and Court

Bronxite Artist Strokes Social Media with Hand-Painted Canvases

Published by Pandora’s Box By Chereese Sheen Tyga, Chris Brown, and NBA player Tony Wroten have all purchased hand-painted customized Timberland boots from Donnell McFadden-Brooks, commonly known as, @Jordans_Dad_ on Instagram and Twitter. Timberland boots popularly known as “construction boots,” were originally created for men in New Zealand who needed warm, and waterproof boots for … Continue reading Bronxite Artist Strokes Social Media with Hand-Painted Canvases

Published by Pandora’s Box By Chereese Sheen Tyga, Chris Brown, and NBA player Tony Wroten have all purchased hand-painted customized Timberland boots from Donnell McFadden-Brooks, commonly known as, @Jordans_Dad_ on Instagram and Twitter. Timberland boots popularly known as “construction boots,” were originally created for men in New Zealand who needed warm, and waterproof boots for … Continue reading Bronxite Artist Strokes Social Media with Hand-Painted Canvases

Former York Alumni Named Coach For Women’s Volleyball

Published by Pandora’s Box By Chereese Sheen Former York College student-athlete, Renee Thompson, was recently hired as the head coach of the Women’s Volleyball team. Last fall Ashley Greene stepped down from her head coach position after three seasons. Thompson’s colleagues and players are very excited for her arrival, and have huge expectations for the … Continue reading Former York Alumni Named Coach For Women’s Volleyball

Published by Pandora’s Box By Chereese Sheen Former York College student-athlete, Renee Thompson, was recently hired as the head coach of the Women’s Volleyball team. Last fall Ashley Greene stepped down from her head coach position after three seasons. Thompson’s colleagues and players are very excited for her arrival, and have huge expectations for the … Continue reading Former York Alumni Named Coach For Women’s Volleyball

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  Conversations became emojis Leaves give oxygen, trees suffocate it Knowledge is based on degrees Beauty is the numbers in your closet   Cost has catapulted to the Creator Cash is compressed to the craters “Light skin,” “Dark skin,” “Brown skin” Still considered the Wrong skin   Kindles and Nooks have replaced books The raspiness […]

  Conversations became emojis Leaves give oxygen, trees suffocate it Knowledge is based on degrees Beauty is the numbers in your closet   Cost has catapulted to the Creator Cash is compressed to the craters “Light skin,” “Dark skin,” “Brown skin” Still considered the Wrong skin   Kindles and Nooks have replaced books The raspiness […]