My name is Amber Mark and I am the current Miss Woman of Excellence for The University of Central Florida Chapter of The Black Female Development Circle, Incorporated. I am a senior majoring in Health Sciences Pre Clinical with hopes of becoming an orthodontist. I join BFDC Spring 2013 and I’ve been a national member … Continue reading National Miss Woman of Excellence Contestant: Amber Mark
GET EXCITED! Our National Miss Woman of Excellence Pageant will be held on March 19th, 2016 at the University of Central Florida. We expect EVERY collegiate chapter to come to Orlando and support this year’s amazing contestants. These beautiful young ladies will be educating us about the depths and diversity of the African Diaspora, highlighting Excellence … Continue reading Miss Woman of Excellence 2016!
I am a habitual user of social media and spend a great deal of time browsing the popular pages. However, I have noticed an increased amount of pictures portraying women as mainly sex symbols. To make matters more interesting, its women that post half naked pictures of themselves on their social media accounts for whatever … Continue reading Social Media and the Denigration/Sexualization of the Woman
“Strength and dignity are her clothing and her position is strong and secure; and she smiles at the future [knowing that she is prepared]. -Proverbs 31:25 With a New Year comes New Year resolutions and the renewed desire for change. Everyone has goals that they want to reach, new motivations, and new mindsets. A vast majority … Continue reading #2016Goals
“You don’t always need a plan. Sometimes you just need to breathe, trust, let go and see what happens” –Mandy Hale The above quote especially speaks to me as I find myself transitioning from one phase of life to another. As a woman who loves to plan out every single detail of her life, I … Continue reading “Breathe, Stretch, Shake and Let it Go”