April 19, 2018

Our society has made major steps towards gender equality within the past few decades, from the Women’s Suffrage Movement in the 1840s to the US prohibiting sex-based wage discrimination in 2009. However, with Greta Gerwig recently becoming the fifth woman in history to...

March 21, 2018

 Video Created by Caitlyn Phu

I had recently spent a week in the heart of New York City-- a change of pace from my life in Southern California.

Well, that is an understatement.

My arrival was greeted with flooding noises of honking and shouting, the heavy scent of halal c...

February 26, 2018

photo courtesy of Gabrielle Espinet 

I am watching as extraordinary potential and individuality is slowly drained from my generation. The voices of the older generation’s sardonic influence has grown louder in our heads over time and, as a result, our youth has bec...

February 15, 2018

Throughout the past few years, I have been struggling with a severe case of identity crisis (more specifically, a cultural identity crisis.)

In my family, I am first generation born in the United States of America. My grandparents and my parents were all born in Vietn...

February 12, 2018

Caitlyn Phu, currently a junior in high school, is a filmmaker, writer, and artist based in Huntington Beach. She is a member of the Academy of the Performing Arts’ MMET Media program, which specializes in filmmaking and live TV production, and the founder/president of...

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