Penn State senior Whitney Barnet transitioned from relaxed hair to natural hair in 2015 after wearing straight hair from her early teen years.
Over the years she said she damaged her natural curl pattern. It has taken her years to get it back. She says her natural hair makes her feel more powerful and, in fact, political.
About the Contributors
Senior / Broadcast Journalism
Tateyana Frazier is from New York City, graduating in Spring 2019. She is a transfer student from Penn State Hazleton and has experience in radio, print, interviewing, and production. Tateyana became interested in working as an international reporter after studying in the United Kingdom. After graduating she wishes to use Broadcast Journalism, along with her education and minor in Natural Science to report internationally on Global Health concerns and conflicts.