OUT OF MY COMFORT ZONE: LEARNING ABOUT OTHERS CULTURE

“Try something new.” it’s all i know As a young male growing up in Southeastern Wisconsin, there was not much diversity going on in the city. So when I moved … Continue reading OUT OF MY COMFORT ZONE: LEARNING ABOUT OTHERS CULTURE

NOT WHAT I GREW UP ON: THE WAY DRESSING STYLES HAVE SHIFTED

“I wish I understood.” what a strange dressing style I look at the styles from fashion and the first thing I think is I know I could have designed this … Continue reading NOT WHAT I GREW UP ON: THE WAY DRESSING STYLES HAVE SHIFTED

NEW INTRUDERS: WHY WE ARE OPPOSING TO NEW NORMS

“The new, new.” the introduction of  America is a society where we are quite apprehensive to change in the beginning stages of anything new. But then enough time goes by … Continue reading NEW INTRUDERS: WHY WE ARE OPPOSING TO NEW NORMS

COMING TO FRUITION: HOW HUMANS CREATED CULTURE

“We have for more than pride.” the evolution of us having it Throughout human history, of building civilizations we have consistently contributed to our worldwide culture. But in the beginning … Continue reading COMING TO FRUITION: HOW HUMANS CREATED CULTURE

OH SO PRIDEFUL: THE GREATNESS IN HAVING PRIDE FOR ONES CULTURE

“We’re all cut from something great.” ones own identity We all like to think that we are the same. But the reality is, throughout human history we have built these … Continue reading OH SO PRIDEFUL: THE GREATNESS IN HAVING PRIDE FOR ONES CULTURE

CULTURE SHOCK: HOW HAVE I REACTED TO NEW ENVIRONMENTS

“This is a whole new world.” coming into a new environment I remember when I first cam to the city of New York from my small town in Wisconsin. It … Continue reading CULTURE SHOCK: HOW HAVE I REACTED TO NEW ENVIRONMENTS

OUTSIDE VIEWS: WHAT DO OTHER ETHNIC GROUPS THINK OF AMERICA’S RACIAL RELATIONSHIPS

“What do they think?” not us or them When you observe the Black and White relationship in America, you can’t help but to acknowledge how stressful the issues can be. … Continue reading OUTSIDE VIEWS: WHAT DO OTHER ETHNIC GROUPS THINK OF AMERICA’S RACIAL RELATIONSHIPS

WHEN SYMBOLS CHANGE: HOW DO WE DECIDE WHAT SYMBOLS BECOME WHAT

“What they mean today may be different tomorrow.” meanings Man throughout history have always used symbols as a means to get a message across. A lot of these symbols have … Continue reading WHEN SYMBOLS CHANGE: HOW DO WE DECIDE WHAT SYMBOLS BECOME WHAT

IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY

“A name, a religion, an identity.”  so so important In a world where social and political strife has been erupting lately, what is the significance of having an identity on … Continue reading IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY

TRICKERY: HOW WE TRICK EACH OTHER TO TALK AND BEHAVE A CERTAIN WAY

“The games we play.” tricks Very few times in American history have the United States had to deal with social strife like today. Everyone is so sensitive and everyone wants … Continue reading TRICKERY: HOW WE TRICK EACH OTHER TO TALK AND BEHAVE A CERTAIN WAY