Budget Friendly Halloween Costumes

Budget Friendly Halloween Costumes

Holidays are a great break from the ordinary, and Halloween is one of my favorites. The reason? Costumes! Dressing up as someone or something else is a great way to express your sense of creativity in a judgment-free zone (or light judgement, depending on your friends). If you’re trying to come up with some ideas while sticking to your budget, we have some tips for you!

Rio 2016 Olympics: an investment or gamble for American Athletes?

Rio 2016 Olympics: an investment or gamble for American Athletes?

If you’re like the GenW team, you’re sad the Rio 2016 Olympics have come to end.  We saw Simone2 glory, a major win for women, both on the charts and culturally (see Andy Murray crediting Venus and Serena, and Team USA fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad), and, overall, pure domination by the United States – an international and historic one we can truly be proud of!  After the cheer and applause have calmed, the closing ceremony has ended, and we reflect on the many events, the most challenging sport in the Olympics that does not get the limelight nor the applause it deserves is the enormous feat in the form of the steep financial costs the vast majority of U.S. Olympians must win to reach the Olympics.