Turn your ashes into a beautiful expression of nature

Turn your ashes into a beautiful expression of nature

Did you know that you can grow into a tree after you die? Bios Urn is a funerary urn made from biodegradable materials. Inside the urn there is a pine seed, which can be replaced by any other seed or plant you would like. When you plant the seed, It nourishes and...
Attention Future Designers!

Attention Future Designers!

The graduates of the Academy of Art University showed their fashion pieces in the annual FBA (Fashion Business Architecture) Graduate Fashion Show demonstrating the talent they have and show what this university has to offer. This event had all sorts of fashion...
#Hellaphotography Aftermath

#Hellaphotography Aftermath

Post Show– Thanks to everyone who came and supported me and Jeffrey! The show was a success, A LOT of people came. I didn’t really expect a lot of people to come, I was surprised. I couldn’t really believe what was happening. I couldn’t believe the...
Summer Opportunities for Youth in Oakland

Summer Opportunities for Youth in Oakland

What are your plans for summer? Plan on sitting around doing nothing? Want more job experience and resume material? Well you’ve come to the right place! Here are some job opportunities and programs you can attend over the summer, coming straight from our summer board...
Prom Tips

Prom Tips

Prom season is here and here are some tips for you to look great and not spend a lot of money. Many people think that going to prom means spending hundreds of dollars on an outfit, hair, and make-up, but did you know that you can get the professional look done at home...
Could Virtual Reality Soon be in Your Living Room?

Could Virtual Reality Soon be in Your Living Room?

Virtual Reality has been thought of as futuristic technology that we will have when we have flying cars and floating TVs, but VR could be in your living room sooner than you think. VR gaming/video started with the Oculus Rift as it amazed many with its promise of...
Wealth and Poverty: In the Eyes of a High School Student

Wealth and Poverty: In the Eyes of a High School Student

Last Friday a group of students at MetWest were given the opportunity to attend a lecture by Robert B. Reich, Professor, at the University of California Berkeley. His class, “Wealth and Poverty,” had a profound effect on my thoughts and feelings about...
Hellcat or Hellbeast?

Hellcat or Hellbeast?

A 4 door sedan seen as a grocery-getter that can snap your neck at a simple push of the throttle. Yes, the one and only 2015 Dodge Charger Hellcat. When you think about a four door sedan pushing 707 horsepower, you probably start thinking it’s something foreign and...
#Hellaphotography

#Hellaphotography

Massive is a lifestyle boutique that brings a barbershop, art gallery and a fashion retailer under one roof. Massive’s mission is to become a space for independent brands to showcase the latest fashion trends and to create opportunity for discourse on social...
Lets go to the zoo!

Lets go to the zoo!

At my internship at Manzanita Community School, I’m a teacher assistant for a special day class with my mentor, Ms.Reinstein. We strive to help our students to overcome their learning disabilities. When interning at an elementary class, you get all the fun! The...