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FALL into a Healthy Mindset!

FALL into a Healthy Mindset!
2020 has been a hard year for everyone. Don't forget to take care of yourself with some of these tips!
November 5, 2020

With school back in session, most MCA students are in agreement that waking up early and writing assignments has been a big transition and a definite stressor! (Wink wink, juniors, we love you! ♥) Remember...

Understanding History through Halloween Costumes

Understanding History through Halloween Costumes
November 5, 2020

Did you know that you can tell a lot about a time period from the most popular Halloween costumes of the era? Costumes can illustrate the political climate, entertainment, and socially acceptable ideas....

Must-Try Fall Treats in New Orleans!

Must-Try Fall Treats in New Orleans!
November 5, 2020

The leaves are starting to change color, and local eateries in New Orleans are celebrating with fall flavored treats. Fall is the season for all things apple, maple, and pumpkin spice. If you have yet...

Five Fall Fits that Cover the 4Bs

Five Fall Fits that Cover the 4Bs
November 5, 2020

In the 21st century, fashion is readily available to us. With social media influence, it is easy to get caught up in the many trends that glorify a fixation on women’s bodies. The media is continuously...

To Love Yourself

To Love Yourself
April 22, 2020

Why is it that girls are most affected by body image? It is because society can never let girls just live, they’re either too fat or too skinny, too tall or too short. Society constantly compares girls...

Feeling Bored? Get Baking!

Feeling Bored? Get Baking!
April 21, 2020

Sitting in quarantine with nothing to do very easily leads to boredom, which then leads to bored binge eating. It has now been a month in quarantine, and by now your quarantine snacks might be running...

Jazzfest Season!

Jazzfest Season!
April 1, 2019

Earlier this year, the Jazz Fest lineup was announced, and it had something for everyone! The festival has over 100 different bands and artists playing so even people with the most obscure musical...

Review: Battle of the King Cakes!

Review: Battle of the King Cakes!
February 28, 2019

As Mardi Gras season is approaching, stuffing our faces with king cake is too. There are so many king cakes to choose from how is someone supposed to find the king cake that satisfies his or her needs....

Shouldn’t Every Day Be Valentine’s Day?

Shouldn't Every Day Be Valentine's Day?
February 28, 2019

Valentine’s Day is a special day of the year. Millions of cards, flowers, and chocolates are exchanged to show love towards another person. But why does our culture pick one day out of the whole year...

What Does Christmas Mean to Me?: A Reflection

What Does Christmas Mean to Me?: A Reflection
How frequently do you reflect on what Christmas means to you? What are your traditions? How can you give back?
December 11, 2018

Unlike most people, Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday, not Christmas. I love eating all of the scrumptious food, spending time with my family, and sleeping in until noon. But as soon as Thanksgiving...

Rhino Conservation and Why it Matters

Rhino Conservation and Why it Matters
What do you know about rhino conservation? Why should you pay attention?
December 11, 2018

In China and Vietnam, a demand for rhino-based products is increasing at an alarming rate. Rhinoceroses can live up to fifty years in their natural habitat, but poaching is preventing them from living...

Five Quick & Cute Halloween Costume Ideas

Five Quick & Cute Halloween Costume Ideas
October 15, 2018

Halloween can be stressful, especially trying to figure out what to dress up as without spending too much money! Here are five cheap, easy, and cute Halloween costume ideas! Cat Lady All you need...

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