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Sloppy Babes: Stefy

Today we go behind the scenes with Stefy; art student, vegan activist, & creative genius. Estefania Loret De Mola, known by her friends as Stefy, is a rising star in the art scene. As a freshman majoring in Graphic Design, she has already won several art contests and is the model of a young woman relentlessly pursuing her dreams. Her love of art began when she was a child— given sketchbooks by her mom (who is also an artist) and toted around museums, Stefy’s family sparked her initial love for art that has now grown into a full blaze. “They want me to succeed, whether that’s doing freelance or working for a magazine,” she said, “and even when I lost my way for a little while, they stayed really supportive of me.” Being an art a major isn’t easy, however, even with family support behind her. A typical day for Stefy starts early in the morning, attending classes like drawing, art history and economics, and then spending hours in the studio doing photography or working …

Sloppy Babes: Isabel

Behind the scenes with Isabel; part-time barista, full-time student, and aspiring journalist who believes in using media to fight injustice. What does an average day look like for you? What would your perfect day look like? An average day looks like me oversleeping until 11 or 12, going to work from 2-9:30, then heading home and watching tv with my dad until he falls asleep. After that, I will eat and stay up way too late. A perfect day would be me going into my newsroom for the school newspaper early–around nine–and bringing some Starbucks. I’d edit three or four articles, hold a meeting, assign a lot of articles, go to class, overeat at home, and fall asleep promptly at 11. Some days are like that and those are the good days when I feel alive…when I feel like my life is going someplace. So how do you think others perceive your life? How busy I am is romanticized, but I feel like I haven’t been myself because I haven’t been doing things for myself. …