Week No. 15: Classmate Conversation

This week, I was not able to make it to class. It was my first time not being in class this entire semester. I could have done a classmate conversation with my friend from dance, but I decided not and just write about classmate conversations. Throughout the semester, I found some really interesting people to…

Week No.15: Art Activity

Design thinking Applied to Life As of right now, my plan is to finish my BFA in Dance next Spring semester and graduate from college. During the time that I am finishing my degree, I plan on auditioning to some dance companies that specialize in contemporary ballet. I also plan on continuing to audition after…

Week No. 14: Classmate Conversation

For my classmate conversation, I struggled to find someone to talk to because every time I would ask someone they would instantly tell me they had already done theirs. Even when I would ask that I would only interview them, they would back away. Finally I convinced this one girl, Kiara, to let me interview…

Week No. 14: Art Activity

It was such a lovely day on the Wednesday that we met up at the Japanese Garden. Being in a different and calm environment with the sun beaming down on me, made me happy. Apart from enjoying my time in the garden, I actually had to do the art activity which seemed a little stressful…

Week No. 13: Artist Conversation

Exhibit Information Artist: Laura Lopez Exhibition: Selvatica  Media: Paint Gallery: Werby Art Gallery About the Artist Laura Lopez is in her last semester at Cal State Long Beach and will be receiving an MFA in painting from the School of the Arts.  She recieved her undergraduate degree in Colombia where she was born and grew up. She…

Week No. 13: Classmate Conversation

This week I had the pleasure of meeting Yesenia Rios. She is in her sophomore year here at Cal State Long Beach. She is studying child development which she says she is enjoying. Yesenia told me that for her, school is difficult because she has to balance it out with family. She is a mother…