Dagny Zenovia: A Safe Space for Students - 15 Years of No Place for Hate in Houston

A Safe Space For Students: 15 Years of No Place for Hate in Houston

I believe the children are our future and I’m sure you do as well. Since children spend the majority of their day in school, a school’s curriculum and environment influences their development and our future. With the increase in school’s security, state testing, and in some subjects or activities reduced funding, I sometimes wonder if…

Dagny Zenovia: What Inspires A Move For Change

What Inspires A Move For Change

With the internet, you can find inspiration everywhere. From stories to classes, there is something to keep all of us entertained or enlightened. Through self-publishing and social media, so many brilliant ideas are slipping past barriers and amplifying their voices. I see this as a movement of sorts. A move for change, awareness, and responsibility.…

The Root and Black Excellence in Houston: Young, Fabulous and Female Event Recap

Aspiring to achieve success comes with an interesting tool box. The majority of your journey includes filtering through what you can work with and what you need to let go. One of the essential tools to success is connecting with the right people. This past Thursday, I had the pleasure of attending The Root’s Young,…

Dagny Zenovia: Dear Blacks and Africans, We Can Be A Winning Team

Dear Blacks And Africans, We Can Be A Winning Team

Are Blacks and Africans really that different? Are they really that similar? Recently the debate (and slight tension) between these questions were brought up again with various twitter chats, articles, and documentaries. I agree everyone is entitled to their own opinion on this, but an informed perspective can make a world of a difference. To…