Curly Q of the Week: Kalea Lucas

Curly Q of the week presents Kalea Lucas, a business major at the University of Cincinnati. Lucas has been a naturally curly girl all of her life. Growing up with a mother who rocked her natural hair on a daily basis, she never saw fit to chemically relax or alter her daughter’s curl pattern. That […]

Meet The Interns: Maya Lewis

Hi! My name is Maya Lewis and I attend Agnes Scott College. I will graduate in 2018. When did you go natural? Did you big chop or transition? I’ve been natural my entire life. What is the most memorable part of your natural hair journey? My mom has been a huge part of my natural […]

Meet The Interns: Tatyanna Hunter

My name is Tatyanna Hunter. I attend Hood College and will be finished in December 2015, and will officially graduate in May 2016. When did you go natural? Did you big chop or transition? I went natural in March of 2014. I did the big chop! What was the one deciding factor that made you […]

Meet The Interns: Chyna Jones

Hey! My name is Chyna Jones and I am double majoring in Psychology and African American Studies with a minor in Women Studies. I am an aspiring race and gender studies professor. I plan on specializing in Black feminism, masculinity and family dynamics in the Black community. I attend the University of Alabama and plan […]

Meet The Interns: Chloe Pearson

Name, College, and graduation year My name is Chloe Pearson I attend East Carolina University with a graduation date of 2018. When did you go natural? Did you big chop or transition? I have been natural my whole life but about five years ago decided to embrace my curls. What was the one deciding factor […]

Meet The Interns: Taryn Daniels

Name, College, Graduation Year Taryn Daniels, American University, 2017 When did you go natural? Did you big chop or transition? I’ve been natural all my life. My mom was really wild with her hair when she was younger but when she had me, she was team natural all the way. I guess I grew up […]

SG7’s Natural Hair Experience

I was a part of a group, SG7, during my senior year in high school. The group was formed for Loveless Academic Magnet Program’s showcase, Showing Our Other Side (SOOS). We stepped, sang, and danced. As of today, we all rock our natural hair. This excites me because we are all able to be a […]

Meet The Interns: Kiana Ward

Hello! I am Kiana Ward, a current student at North Carolina A&T State University and I am expected to graduate in the year of 2018. I went natural January 2nd, 2014, and I big chopped. My deciding factor on going natural was that I just wanted healthier and more even textured hair. I had grown tired of the straight […]

Meet The Interns: Hana Ford

My name is Hana Ford. I attend Temple University and I am apart of the class of 2018. I went natural June 29, 2012, so I have been apart of the natural hair community for approximately two and a half years. I was attempting to transition however I simply did not have the patience so […]

Meet The Interns: Chekaylah Bradley

My name is Chekaylah Bradley. I attend Troy University and plan to graduate in 2018. I went natural in 2009, but unlike the decision of most people to do the big chop, I transitioned. I decided to go natural because my hair was breaking off from the perm that I had at the time. Although […]