Year-round, Miami is a hub for the LGBTQ+ community. But once a year– usually around early April– everything gets bigger, better and gayer as the LGBTQ+ community, along with their friends and allies, gathers to celebrate their identities.
Grammy-nominated rapper and community advocate Nipsey Hussle, 33, was fatally shot outside of his clothing store, Marathon Clothing, on March 31. Hussle’s death has become the root of a conspiracy theory that is taking social media by storm.
Every year, hip-hop magazine XXL releases its highly-anticipated Freshman Class. Industry professionals and rap tastemakers come together to comprise a list of 10 rappers and emcees who have made a splash in the industry within the year and who they believe have a long career ahead. If it were up to me, here is what this year’s XXL 2019 Freshman Class would look like.
“The crowds? No problem. The outfits? That kind of eccentricity is what I live for. The music? Not my favorite, but I’ve survived countless parties on frat row, so how bad could it be?” I thought.
Gopie, 58, was recently awarded a residence in New Orleans under the Joan Mitchell Foundation. She is one of 32 artists— the only one from Florida— who received the Artist-in-Residence achievement, which begins this month.
“I hope this event will allow people to form connections and start a legacy of acceptance and education,” said Jessica Osborn, chair of GradOut. “This will be groundbreaking for the university.”
Whether you’re in need of some serious words of encouragement, a quick pick-me-up, or a reminder of the fierce woman you are becoming, here are nineteen songs performed by women, for women that are sure to leave you feeling empowered and ready to take on the world.
Open to members of the public, students and faculty, this event had all the features of high society. Sponsored by Bacardi and catered by Sushi Maki, “Lowe After Hours” filled its guests’ bellies with delicious sushi and scrumptious cocktails.
Gearing up for the conclusion of the Avengers franchise, with a movie appropriately titled “Avengers: Endgame,” Marvel is capping phase three of its cinematic universe by presenting new-comer Carol Danvers (aka Captain Marvel), in her very own stand-alone, self-titled film.
“From DJs to full bands and everything in between, we are looking to make this basically a huge party to showcase the insane talent on this campus.”
Last Friday, students came to the Shalala Student Center for Cane Night Live’s Mardi Gras Bash.