Isabel Arcellana

Pantone Color of the Year: Coral

You’ve heard of the Year of the Tiger, the Dog, the Snake, etc. But did you know that each year has a color as well? Pantone has released the “Color of the Year” every year since 2000. The Pantone Institute, a consulting service within Pantone, “forecasts global colour trends and advises companies on colour in […]


Dear Isabel, (12/2018)

Dear Isabel, I’m writing at a family getaway by a lake, a couple hours from town. And for the first time in a while, I feel like I can breathe. You’re about to start a crazy semester. You have a hard time saying no. So with your full load of school, by the end of […]


An Analysis of Asian Stereotypes in Comedy TV

Straight-A-achieving, badly-driving, small-eyed math geniuses- is this how the world wants to see Asians represented? Clearly not, as this past August Crazy Rich Asians, a film with an all-Asian-American cast, grossed over $117 million over its first weekend. Thousands of people from all races filled up theaters to watch Asians portrayed with a wide range […]