Why Many Africans Do Not Celebrate Halloween

By Bethany-Angel Chijindu, Staff Writer Growing up in Nigeria and living in both Zambia and Kenya, Halloween was not a commonly celebrated holiday. This is in contrast with Christmas and Easter (the Christian holidays), Eid Al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha (Muslim Holidays), and other traditional festivals that are widely celebrated by the practitioners of each of […]

T-Birds Out of the Desert: Yosemite National Park

I flew the T-Bird coop on Thursday morning for an interview and stayed in California to spend Easter weekend.  It was so refreshing to be out the Glendale bubble and spend some time with friends and family in Yosemite. Growing up in CA, we spent many summers camping with friends in Yosemite National Park, hiking, […]