July 29, 2018

Aside from work and school, my summer has been pretty busy! But of course I make effort to get fun time in too. This summer there have been some really amazing exhibitions happening around the city. Let's start with the first exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Ar...

June 27, 2018

After a grueling first year of grad school, I finally found time to network around Chicago and meet people outside of SAIC. With Ramadan starting four days after the semester ended, this month became the perfect opportunity to attend professional networking events to m...

June 2, 2018

This summer I'll be interning at the Field Foundation of Illinois as a Communications Fellow! I started the position right after the semester ended and so far I'm really enjoying being here. The staff is great and Angelique Power is probably one of the best bosses I've...

May 24, 2018

I remember moving in to my apartment back in August, and my mom advised me to not overflow my apartment with too many things because it would be too hard to move things out after I complete my two years in Chicago. I told her, mom I JUST MOVED IN! But she replied sayin...

May 23, 2018

The main theme this semester heavily dealt with narratives and the art of storytelling. Whether it is through images, words, or even numbers, I learned that narratives can be crucial in communicating an idea, a project, or a personal story. From my Comic Narratives cla...

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