Daphnee McMaster is a recent graduate of Lehigh University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Global Studies and English with a minor in Creative Writing. She excels in her attention to detail, written and oral communication skills, and her confidence in public relations. Daphnee has worked as a marketing and advertising intern in Milan, Italy, a video editor and videographer at Lehigh University, and a student manager for Lehigh University Men's basketball. Daphnee is a problem-solver with a keen eye for design and advertisement. In the Spring of 2015, Daphnee studied abroad in Galway, Ireland and has maintained her deep appreciation for international travel. When Daphnee is not working on projects in marketing or management, she enjoys spending her time creative writing, filmmaking, playing rugby, and cooking. Her recent endeavors have led her to not only drawing and painting again, but writing short fiction as well. In the future, Daphnee hopes to attend New York University to obtain a MFA degree in film. While she works on her portfolio for her application, Daphnee plans to start a podcast on hot topic issues in the media regarding art, literature, and social justice. Daphnee's love of travel, people, and understanding the globalized world has led her to great opportunities and she hopes it will lead her to more.
Meet Laurelle A DMV native, singer-songwriter Laurelle Hicks, pens powerful love songs that force listeners to get up and groove. Gifted with a bold stage presence, her alluring voice seamlessly blends the genres of R&B, Funk, and Neo-soul to create seductive but gritty music. Laurelle is also the sole vocalist in her band Laurelle & […]More
From the first black Disney Princess to Tiffany Haddish and black women at Yale, this episode is blackity black y’all. music copyright: Mr. Collipark, Ying Yang Twins &Bubba Sparxxx Walt Disney Records– David Zippel & Matthew Wilder Links: The End of an Era: Disney’s The Princess and the Frog U.S., Britain, and France Strike Syria Over Suspected Chemical Weapons […]More
First Mission: The Airport I went on vacation in Cuba the last weekend of July 2018 to discover that I might have ancestral roots in Cubana. Hm, maybe that last part isn’t true but I feel it’s okay, and that’s enough. Wait, I’m doing that white people thing of inserting myself into cultures that didn’t […]More
Now we all know rule number one of being black is to never say that your grandmama ain’t got the best damn greens. Well the peas are discussing soul food, Trump being an unseasoned carrot, and Pizza men getting deported. Music: DJ Suede the Remix God Louis Jordan & the Tympany Five Links: National […]More
This week, after a two week hiatus due to Daphnee’s wisdom teeth being removed, the Peas are discussing the topic of interracial dating! They are also introducing their first guest of the season David Schrum to talk about his experiences in being a part of an interracial relationship. Music: Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder Queen […]More
The Peas discuss Kanye West and briefly touch on some current topics. This episode is dedicated to Mr. West and all his mess because Kanye will always be the man, the myth, the legend. music copyright: Kanye West (G.O.O.D. Music, Roc-A-Fella Records& Def Jam Recordings) Links: The Chicago Defender Two Koreas Agree to End War This Year, Pursue […]More
Meet Daphnee, Starleisha, and Jamir as they discuss infant mortality for black babies, population imbalance, Starbucks coffee, and the death of Barbara Bush. Links: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/11/magazine/black-mothers-babies-death-maternal-mortality.html?ref=oembed https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/world/too-many-men/?utm_term=.781bf13f491a https://www.theroot.com/from-starbucks-to-hashtags-we-need-to-talk-about-why-w-1825284087?utm_source=theroot_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow https://www.vox.com/identities/2018/4/23/17271296/waffle-house-video-police-racism https://nypost.com/2018/04/18/this-college-professor-is-happy-racist-barbara-bush-is-dead/ Featured Business Brand: The Superiors Boys On The Superior Side was created in 2014 by two individuals, Miles Davis and Ulysses Richmond. Originally we began with […]More