Back in 2016, I couldn’t go on Instagram without seeing an ad for SugarBearHair vitamin gummies. These gummies were highly endorsed by many celebrities including the Kardashians, actress Vanessa Hudgens, model Emily Ratajkowski, and others. The claim was that these vitamins were amazing, delicious, and great at promoting hair growth. Even now I will still […]More
Discover what media literacy means and all the ways it impacts your life.
This week I evaluated two games that show people how misinformation is spread and created. Read along, and follow my gameplay through the slides to learn more about these games and my experience as I navigated through my first time playing them. The first game I played is called Bad News. In this game, you […]More
The term misinformation was the word of the year back in 2018. When you think of 2018 what was going on in terms of politics and in the news? This CNN article highlights 110 things that happened in American politics in 2018 and of them a few stick out including the second women’s march, Parkland […]More
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 7:30 A.M. I woke up and immediately put on my favorite podcast, Gals On The Go. This week’s episode was about skincare. They talked about their personal skincare journeys with CeraVe dermatologist Dr. Mian who is a licensed dermatologist in NYC. I trust the credibility of this podcast especially since they […]More
Without media creation, there wouldn’t be a need for media literacy because we wouldn’t have any media to be literate on. It is an essential component in becoming media literate and as I have mentioned in my previous post “Media Literacy Education: A Reflection,” the main components of media literacy are, access, analyze, evaluate, create […]More
The Wheel of Time is a new show on Amazon Prime that was released in November 2021. It is based on the novels by authors Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson and is set in a whimsical and fantasized world where mythical creatures like dragons and ogres live among others. Those who can conjure magic and channel […]More
One generalization that I face every single day as a woman in society is the idea that simply because I am a woman, I will one day have children. It has been something that has been forced upon my conscious for as long as I can remember as something that I must do in order […]More