In this episode, Jialu, an international student in Canada, shares what it has been like to leave her home country and move across the world for her education.
Music featured in this episode: “Dreams Tonite” by Alvvays
Bob Marley. Michael Jackson. Jason Mraz. We heard it all this weekend during our search for the most fun, funky and soulful New York City subway performers. Below are the stories and images of our featured underground artists. Mikaiel Troxler “I’m poverty stricken. I perform in subways… | read
The end of summer signals the beginning of school. For this month we gave our performers, as homework, the task of sharing with us their best Back to School stories. What they told us runs the gamut from being the star reporter at the college paper to passing out in Health class at the mention of… | listen
In this episode, Yvonne recounts the two scariest moments in her life, which both took place while traveling in different countries and how the situations were resolved. She also offers her point of view as a woman traveling alone and what those experiences have given her. Music featured in the… | watch
Bruce reminisces about a childhood trip to Lake Tahoe in which he, his sister and a friend attempted to swim across before realizing it would be impossible. He also shares the thoughts he had after the first time he saw the lake as an adult. Music featured in the episode: "Follow This River" by… | watch
New York Fashion Week used to be an exclusive event directed toward the wealthy. Now, designers such as Dolce & Gabbana are selling t-hirts with Justin Bieber's face on it, and even Kanye West has his own fashion line. Is fashion just trolling us at this point? | read