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The Influence Of Fashion As It Relates To Societal Values And Mental Wellbeing

The Influence Of Fashion As It Relates To Societal Values And Mental Wellbeing
By: Haixiao Feng   Celebrities turning up dressed in black at award ceremonies, protesters dressing up to match their political agenda, political r...

Procrastination: Pandemic Problems and Finding Solutions

Procrastination: Pandemic Problems and Finding Solutions
Has your work schedule been overwhelming and difficult to control because there is a lack of daily structure in your life? Do you have to work at h...

Building the Perfect Wardrobe

Building the Perfect Wardrobe
In the age of minimalism, self-expression, and the rising importance of monitoring ones’ mental health, fashion has become a major outlet for peopl...

Exploring Native Voices: Where to Start

Exploring Native Voices: Where to Start
When we ask people to share their voices here at America Equals, we acknowledge the fact that there are many diverse voices out there, and we encou...

Should You Pick Up an Instrument?

Should You Pick Up an Instrument?
The first time I picked up an instrument I was eight years old taking piano lessons from a local Salvation Army officer, and I didn’t care much for...

Journaling: Finding Your Voice!

Journaling: Finding Your Voice!
Here at America =’s, we encourage others to share (and wear!) their voices, as we believe it is the best and fastest way to progress as a society. ...

Minority Authors You Should Be Reading

Minority Authors You Should Be Reading
By Melanie Wong IG:theasianonne Contact information: mwong2@umassd.edu    We are big fans of reading! Literature is a powerful thing where people c...

Together as One

Together as One
By Melanie WongIG: @theasianonne Your Vote Matters  We here at America Equals want you to raise your voice! And now that we’re nearing our 2020 ele...

I Tap Danced for 15 Years. Then All of a Sudden I Stopped.

I Tap Danced for 15 Years. Then All of a Sudden I Stopped.
By: Keaveny Hewitt  The black laces were tied in tiny, little bows, and the metal taps were screwed in perfectly to the bottoms of my shoes. I sto...

Can’t Travel because of COVID-19? Master the Art of a Staycation.

Can’t Travel because of COVID-19? Master the Art of a Staycation.
By Keaveny Hewitt  Just because travel has been restricted because of COVID-19 doesn’t mean you can’t relax and unwind. Welcome to staycation—a new...

The Roadtrip

The Roadtrip
For an American, it’s quite the shock to learn that many of our European friends think an hour-long drive is absurd. Travel is a necessary part of ...

Sometimes We Just Have to Enjoy the Ride of Unknown

Sometimes We Just Have to Enjoy the Ride of Unknown
By: Rosemary Montes When a child is asked what they want to be when they grow up, depending on their age, they usually answer a princess, superhe...