Thinking of the 200+ Nigerian Girls on Mother’s Day

This Mother’s Day, millions of families will be celebrating their mothers and I will not be exempt from it. As mothers are lauded on this day for all that they do selflessly, every hour of every day, I think of the 200+ Nigerian girls who are still missing. Since hearing of their kidnapping about two weeks ago, I have followed their story via Twitter and various publications. My initial reaction was... read more

Fashion Project Provides Shelter & Jobs for the Homeless

The fashion industry has been known to showcase designers’ works on runways worn by models, but in the case of one designer, her work is not just a fashion statement, it’s saving lives. For Veronika Scott, she never imagined that sitting in a product design class would change her world and worldview. When Scott was asked to “design something that’s actually needed”, she... read more