Weathering the Storm

Happy Fall. Happy Quarter 4. Happy “2020 is almost here”. Those phrases mean nothing to me, because as a teacher, no day is the same. It is finally Fall Break and everyone in the building was just about over seeing 4929. But my distaste for work stems closer to home. I am sick of seeing […]

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One Day. All Kids. Shake Things Up.

Changemakers. Leaders. Innovators. Risk-takers. Community Activists. Are you a changemaker ready to make your mark on the world? Are you a strong leader ready to break oppressive systematic cycles and create a better tomorrow?

Click the link to see how Teach for America’s Greater Tulsa Region is changing the world each and every day.

One Day. All Kids. We are #GreaterTogether #TFAGreaterTulsa #ApplyToday

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Curing Sweet Tooths and Building Sweet Community

            TULSA, Ok. – It’s the First Friday of the Month and the downtown streets experience with Okies and visitors taking in the music, laughs and eclectic scenery. Tulsa’s history is already filled with changemakers; however, one unlikely place is bringing change in a way in which people have never experienced.              Antionette’s Baking Co is located […]

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Titans Get A Victory with Home- Field Advantage

TULSA, Ok. – Winds swept smoothly across students faces, while parents scanned the field with focused eyes. September 20th was the night: the first official football game at home. With the clock trickling down to the final seconds before kickoff, the announcer bellowed the starting lineup for the Mighty Titans. The sky illuminated with scarlet-orange rays […]

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New Perspectives.

For many of you that read my blog, I have always written about content that just sparks my mind and heart when I feel like it. However, there will be a new approach to writing (at least for the next 8 to 15 weeks). I’m bringing Grad School Life to alexasmakenzie.com So, for all the […]

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Every Millennial’s Must Have Apartment List

I’ve finally gotten settled into my apartment and life is going is so well thus far. Whether you’re getting your first apartment in a new city or changing apartments in a college town, here’s a list of things that make living on your own (or with roommates) so much easier (and not break the bank!) […]

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