Author Archives: Lauren

About Lauren

Hey all! I am currently a junior at Parsons in the Integrated Design fashion program. You can usually find me creating or making things, I love a great D.I.Y. Other favorite activities of mine include thrifting, consuming frozen yogurt, dancing and discovering new music!

Meet Our Alumni: 2014 Commencement Speaker Prithika Madhavan

This year, the 2014 commencement ceremony was absolutely amazing! You might say I’m bias because, after all it was my graduation ceremony, but it truly was an unforgettable experience, filled with some amazing and inspiring speeches. Our guest speaker was

Meet Our Alumni: 2014 Commencement Speaker Prithika Madhavan

This year, the 2014 commencement ceremony was absolutely amazing! You might say I’m bias because, after all it was my graduation ceremony, but it truly was an unforgettable experience, filled with some amazing and inspiring speeches. Our guest speaker was

What Parsons is REALLY Like

As a student blogger I have been doing my best to give our prospective students an honest idea of what life at Parsons is really like. I can only write and share so much so I’ve decided to not say

What Parsons is REALLY Like

As a student blogger I have been doing my best to give our prospective students an honest idea of what life at Parsons is really like. I can only write and share so much so I’ve decided to not say

Food Design: You Are What You Eat

Typically, food design is not an area that pops into our head when thinking of things than can be ‘designed’. But food, is a large part of everyone’s life and a very large percentage of the economy depends on food.

Food Design: You Are What You Eat

Typically, food design is not an area that pops into our head when thinking of things than can be ‘designed’. But food, is a large part of everyone’s life and a very large percentage of the economy depends on food.

RA Spotlight: Anna Keller Sarmiento

During my two years living on-campus at Stuyvesant Park I had the pleasure of getting to know Anna Keller Sarmiento! Anna is a fourth year BAFA student, studying Interior Design at Parsons and Visual Arts at Eugene Lang. Anna also

RA Spotlight: Anna Keller Sarmiento

During my two years living on-campus at Stuyvesant Park I had the pleasure of getting to know Anna Keller Sarmiento! Anna is a fourth year BAFA student, studying Interior Design at Parsons and Visual Arts at Eugene Lang. Anna also

Meet Our Alumni: Sarah Law (designer of KARA)

While doing a bit of online shopping recently, I stumbled across a brand I was unfamiliar called KARA. After doing a little bit of research on the brand I found out that it was started by Parsons Fashion Design alumnus

Meet Our Alumni: Sarah Law (designer of KARA)

While doing a bit of online shopping recently, I stumbled across a brand I was unfamiliar called KARA. After doing a little bit of research on the brand I found out that it was started by Parsons Fashion Design alumnus

Museum Hopping: City As Canvas

This past weekend glimpses of spring were found in New York City! The snow is beginning to melt and the for the first time in awhile I wasn’t completely bundled up. My friends and I decided to take advantage of

Museum Hopping: City As Canvas

This past weekend glimpses of spring were found in New York City! The snow is beginning to melt and the for the first time in awhile I wasn’t completely bundled up. My friends and I decided to take advantage of

Meet Our Alumni: Sam Donovan (PR: Under the Gunn Contestant!)

A couple of weeks ago while watching television I noticed a very familiar face! My friend and Parsons alumnus, Sam Donovan, on the television show Project Runway: Under the Gunn. When I first met Sam we were both Parsons Summer Pre-College

Meet Our Alumni: Sam Donovan (PR: Under the Gunn Contestant!)

A couple of weeks ago while watching television I noticed a very familiar face! My friend and Parsons alumnus, Sam Donovan, on the television show Project Runway: Under the Gunn. When I first met Sam we were both Parsons Summer Pre-College

While You Wait! Tips While Waiting to Hear Back

Ah, the dreaded waiting game. So if you haven’t submitted your college applications yet, you will most likely be doing so in the next couple of weeks. The time while waiting to hear back from colleges is kind of the

While You Wait! Tips While Waiting to Hear Back

Ah, the dreaded waiting game. So if you haven’t submitted your college applications yet, you will most likely be doing so in the next couple of weeks. The time while waiting to hear back from colleges is kind of the

Places Around Campus: The University Center Cafeteria

Yesterday was my first day at the newly finished University Center and boy was I in awe. I don’t have any classes in the building but after seeing my friends post photos of it on Instagram, I knew I needed

Places Around Campus: The University Center Cafeteria

Yesterday was my first day at the newly finished University Center and boy was I in awe. I don’t have any classes in the building but after seeing my friends post photos of it on Instagram, I knew I needed

NYC Winter Survival Tips

I guess its safe to say that winter is definitely here. With some of the coldest temperatures the U.S has seen in 20 years, and some sort of magical horrible thing called a ‘polar vortex’ happening. Global warming is real

NYC Winter Survival Tips

I guess its safe to say that winter is definitely here. With some of the coldest temperatures the U.S has seen in 20 years, and some sort of magical horrible thing called a ‘polar vortex’ happening. Global warming is real