Ubuntu

Ubuntu is typically defined as the belief that we are defined by our compassion and kindness towards others. It is a Nguni Bantu term that basically means “humanity.” Since Nelson Mandela’s presidency in 1994, the philosophy gained more attention across the nation. This word had so much meaning for 19-year-old Makaila Saylor that she decided […]

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Mellow Yellow Playlist

Music composes the soundtrack of our life. When I hear any Beatles song, I immediately recall the times I sang along with my grandfather. It is powerful. It is nostalgic. It can effect change. As a result of the recent terror attack in Manchester, Ariana Grande used the power of music to bring individuals together. […]

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Hello friends

I often associate the color yellow with happiness. When children color in the sun drawn at the top corner of their paper, they use yellow. The Beatles wrote the song “Yellow Submarine.” A song that I believe promotes togetherness. The dictionary defines the word mellow as free from harshness. Hence the name of our blog, […]

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