While studying advertising at UNC-Chapel Hill, Lanier sought to connect her love of communications with her passion for diversity and social justice.
By serving as the Director of Communications for the University’s Center for Social Justice, working for The Chuck Stone Program for Diversity in Education and Media, joining the IRTS Fellowship Program, and much more, Lanier cultivated her skills and tackled some of society’s most pressing issues regarding representation and access.
Giovanni graduated from the local high school but went no farther than that and is content with his steady blue-collar job as an electrician.
He works on construction sites and picks up odd jobs on the side. His wages are modest, the building trades go up and down and-- in all honesty--his tastes in motorcycles are a bit extravagant. Laura, the Terminas’ oldest daughter, has also recently returned to the nest.
Why does California have the most accordions in the country, and New Jersey have the most toxic waste sites? Say what you will about the acordian, but you can't deny the remarkable skill of the man playing the Rimsky Korsakov and Bach.
Lanier Gray is a Marketing Analyst with experience in ad sales, design, and analytics.
Proud to be the hometown of Carlo Petrini, the founder of the Slow Food Movement, Bra hosts a biennial festival that celebrates artisanal cheeses from around the world.
This tiny, leafy, quiet town of less than thirty thousand people swells to more than one hundred fifty thousand when the cheese connoisseurs show up in full force.
In Japan, there is a sense of horror and fear associated with “parasite singles,” whereas in Italy, the “cult of mammismo,“ or mamma’s boys, is common and widely accepted, though the government is rallying against it.
Meanwhile, in Spain, frustrated parents and millenials angrily blame politicians and big business for the growing number of youth forced to live at home.