Meet the Designers: Kent Fashion Week

Each year, the student-run Kent Fashion Week is held to feature the thesis collections of graduating seniors from the fashion design program at the Fashion School at Kent State. The presentation-style event allows friends, family and fashion supporters to view...
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Preview: Kent Fashion Week

If you couldn’t make it to the Fashion School’s Annual Fashion Show, don’t worry; you’re in luck. From May 4 through May 7, Kent Fashion Week will be in full effect. On May 4, 5 and 6, there will be presentation-style exhibitions held from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 157...
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Sustainability at Kent Fashion Week

Sustainable fashion is one of the most necessary trends the industry could have ever seen.  Fulfilling a social responsibility to be environmental friendly, A Magazine chatted with three senior designers featured in Kent Fashion Week who have a particular perspective...
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Racism in Advertising

In 2017, it seems as if being politically correct is more important than ever. You would think that marketing teams and advertisers would take this into consideration, but that is not always the case. Institutionalized racism has played its role in multicultural...
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The College Girl’s Guide to Makeup

As much as we love makeup, it can sometimes be a huge struggle. Whether you're trying to rid your skin of impurities or contour like a pro, the art of makeup has its challenges. A Mag sat down with some of our favorite college makeup enthusiasts as they dished on...

It’s Cleveland Against the World

The Cavaliers. West Side Market. The Grog Shop. Little Italy. All places and things make you think of Cleveland, Ohio. Over the last two years, the area has been trying to rebrand and attempt to attract new business and tourists. The “Destination Cleveland”...

Which to Buy, a Tablet or an E-reader?

Technology has become an important part of our lives, smartphones and laptops, and wearables like smartwatches or activity counters are seen in almost every household. If you are considering adding a new piece of technology to your collection, it can be a little...

March Madness T-Shirt Craze

On March 11, 2017 the Kent State men’s basketball team beat Akron in the MACC Championship, and they were off to March Madness. As soon as Kent won the game, production started for shirts to be sold the following week. The shirts’ design were created to celebrate the...

Makeup Artists of Kent State – All About Eyes

Makeup Artist of Kent State plan to teach and share different eyeshadow techniques at their next meeting at 7:30 p.m. on April 6th in Bowman room 206. For this week’s meeting, the focus on the eyes came from girls wanting to learn different ways to apply makeup...

How Lifting can Make a BIG Difference

Stereotypically, some women feel that adding any sort of heavy weight or strength training to their workout regimen will make them bigger and bulkier. That is simply not the case, so A Magazine researched and examined the facts about this common misconception. When...

Insta-ration: Instagram Blogging Basics

Achieving the perfect Insta feed is a full-time job. Many wonder how to stay consistent with their personal aesthetic with each post to maintain a pristine account. Instagramers who that follow one cohesive theme and incorporate the “blogger look” are all the rage. A...

Pro Hijab

On Monday, March 6, 2017 Nike unveiled their first Pro Hijab for female muslim athletes. Nike, known for catering to the needs of athletes, created their first ever hijab. The hijab is made of polyester fabric with small holes placed for ventilation. The resilient...

The Sociological Influence on Fashion

Most college students in contemporary society solely focus on budgets, convenience and personal style when it comes to fashion; however, most people don’t realize the actual meaning and focus of fashion. A Magazine has found that fashion is a means of conformity, as...