Harlem Street Vendor Celebrates Prince

Published by The New York Amsterdam News By Chereese Sheen Caran Menardy, is known throughout Harlem for her colorful hair and appearance, on April 21 she is sporting a purple blazer, a white, ruffled blouse, and a purple afro wig. Menardy, a street vendor, last year celebrated the life and legacy of Prince after his … Continue reading Harlem Street Vendor Celebrates Prince

Published by The New York Amsterdam News By Chereese Sheen Caran Menardy, is known throughout Harlem for her colorful hair and appearance, on April 21 she is sporting a purple blazer, a white, ruffled blouse, and a purple afro wig. Menardy, a street vendor, last year celebrated the life and legacy of Prince after his … Continue reading Harlem Street Vendor Celebrates Prince

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

York Students Discuss Black History

Published by Southeast Queens Press (Note: The PRESS of Southeast Queens reached out to the journalism department at York College to have students discuss what Black History Month means to them. I gathered all quotes and pictures.) By Chereese Sheen Roberto Brutus, the president of the African American Studies Club at York College, said Black … Continue reading York Students Discuss Black History

Published by Southeast Queens Press (Note: The PRESS of Southeast Queens reached out to the journalism department at York College to have students discuss what Black History Month means to them. I gathered all quotes and pictures.) By Chereese Sheen Roberto Brutus, the president of the African American Studies Club at York College, said Black … Continue reading York Students Discuss Black History