11 Dec 2018

Eracist of the Month | Vy N Do

Our Eracist of the month is Vy N Do, a Creighton student who is taking a stand against sexual trafficking by taking part in “Dressember.” During Dressember, people wear dresses or ties every day during the month of December to draw people’s attention and get them to start a conversation

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27 Nov 2018

The Importance of Embracing Multiculturalism

They say friends are the family that you choose, and when members of that family happen to come from different corners of the world, it contributes to a unique and enriching experience. Creighton University is a relatively small university with just over 8,000 students. Despite this, it has a thriving

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31 Oct 2018

Halloween Costumes and Culture: A Hit or Miss?

Featured image courtesy of: https://cartoonview.co/cultural-appropriation-halloween-costumes/   Ah Halloween. The night we let go of our stresses of everyday life, put on a costume, and regain our childlike spirit. While we may be too old to go trick or treating, Halloween still evokes that feeling of wonder within us, and the

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17 May 2018

Spotlight on Racial Profiling | Emilie Carroll

On April 12th Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson, both African American, planned to have a business meeting regarding a real estate opportunity in a Philadelphia Starbucks. While they were waiting, Nelson asked a white manager if he could use the restroom, to which she responded that restroom privileges were reserved

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08 May 2018

This is America | A Reflection on Distraction | Emilie Carroll

Over the weekend, Donald Glover appeared on Saturday Night Live to promote his role in the upcoming movie Solo: A Star Wars Story. But it was his Grammy Award-winning alter-ego, Childish Gambino, that stole the show by releasing “This is America,” a poignant assault on pop culture, gun violence, and

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02 May 2018

Why ‘Body Positivity’ for Men NEEDS to be a thing! | Taylor Boyd

Among the media, we more than often see women in “Body Posi” campaigns as the fore-front for the movement of self love and self worth. But in this age, we’re approaching something thats growing into a detrimental epidemic for the male species. Men are often force fed the idea to be

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18 Oct 2017

Homeless elementary schoolers make new PEACE anthem

Lyndon Gray has talks with his students about everything from our political climate to family relationships.  Each class the students pick a new topic to write or express themselves about.  Normally, the sessions begin with rhyming exercises and vocabulary development.  However, the past couple months Lyndon has had the opportunity

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18 Aug 2017

It’s A “Lovely Day”, Bottles Belafonte & Alexander Star | New Music Video

SPREAD LOVE!!  It’a a “Lovely Day” Bottles Belafonte teamed up with Alexander Star & Chan Dizzy for a brand new music video “Lovely Dayz” produced by LaRubio.  Enjoy their 2017 rendition of Bill Withers “Lovely Day” released in 1977.  Bottles and friends teamed up to for a positive hip-hop version of

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07 Aug 2017

Lyndon Gray talks Erace The Hate with LoxTV

Erace The Hate Interview : Becoming Eracist Lox TV had a sit down with one of our Eracists, Lyndon Gray.  Lyndon explains why Erace The Hate is so important and how new Eracists and organizations can get involved.  Erace The Hate seeks to provide a haven for socially conscious entrepreneurs, artists,

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15 Jun 2017

Gerald Campbell, Nova Sound, builds Youth Confidence With Music

Area 954 Presents Broward Beats The youth of Margate Middle School have spent the past four months creating an Extended Play record.  Produced by The Motivational Edge teaching artist Gerald “Nova Sound” Campbell, with the assistance of teaching artist Lakshmi Ruiz, Alexandar Star and Lyndon Gray, the EP turned the classroom

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