Hello, September

Hey there lovely readers, I know. I know. Shame on me . . . I’ve been away for some time, so let me explain. My last year of graduate school is here, I have a demanding internship during the week, I work weekends, and I am the Vice President of my Graduate Association – cut me some…

DMV Idol

Saturday was nothing short of amazing! A good friend of mine, fellow TRDC member, and future business mogul Raymond Alston, along with fellow entrepreneur Alita Melosa, hosted the first ever DMV Idol.  Held in Silver Spring, Maryland at the Silver Spring Civic Center – DMV Idol brought out phenomenal talent from the tri-state area. I arrived…

SDBUP’s 10 Songs For The Summer

Summer is approaching, the best time of the year for music. The combination of good weather, incredible music, and Corona with lime can turn any summer into one for the ages. Of course you can go by what you’ll hear on your local radio station but that’s boring! SDBUP has taken the liberty of posting…

#Bringbackourgirls

Dear readers, Hello! It’s me Astu. I am writing you today to bring about attention to a topic that has not only confirmed that women are still second class citizens but that Africa has a long way to go. Over three weeks ago, 234 Nigerian school girls were kidnapped by the Islamist group Boko Haram….

Meet Elizabeth Yntema

From the time she was a little girl, Elizabeth Yntema knew that she loved makeup, fingernail polish and making her friends look beautiful. Now, at twenty-five years old she has made that small dream into one large reality by becoming a licensed cosmetologist. “I was always really interested in doing hair and nails and they…

Meet Dasilva Awosika

Today’s interview is with the fashion forward Dasilva Awosika. He speaks on his passion and his desire to create something unique between fashion and business. Follow him on Instagram: @blvckslve|  Below you will find the video and we encourage you to give feed back! SDBUP would also like to give Dottn Boyz a major shout out…

Meet Patience Rowe

Today’s interview is with the Patience Rowe.  To get more information on her and to learn more about her role as a member of BOOMscat please read: http://wp.me/p10jRe-NB Follow her on Instagram: @Patiencesings |  Below you will find the video and we encourage you to give feed back! SDBUP would also like to give Dottn Boyz a…