Students Choose Fast Fashion for Convenience, Despite Environmental Impact

By Samantha Rosen Staff Writer Fast fashion, mass-produced clothing that attracts consumers as a result of their affordability, gratifies the human’s constant need for new things. Yet with daily shipments to stores, supply chains of production, clothing construction and eventual disposal of the clothing, the fashion industry takes a toll on the environment.  Stores such as Zara, Forever 21 and H&M all contribute to the … Continue reading Students Choose Fast Fashion for Convenience, Despite Environmental Impact

Small Business Saturday deals take over College Park

By Samantha Caruso For Unwind magazine With the 2016 holiday season currently upon us, shoppers across the country have counted on events such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday to get the bulk of their holiday shopping done, while also saving money with the great deals that are offered each year. Fortunately for those who were unable to shop on these days, another prime shopping … Continue reading Small Business Saturday deals take over College Park

Discover 10 Gifts that Give Back this Holiday Season

By Georgia Slater Staff Writer ‘Tis the season of giving, and there’s no better way to take part in the holiday spirit than to give a gift that will give back to more than just the recipient. Why not spread just a little more cheer this year by finding a gift that benefits maybe one more person — or one hundred more people — in … Continue reading Discover 10 Gifts that Give Back this Holiday Season

Cyber Monday Savings Favored Technology and Clothing

By Jermaine Rowley For Unwind magazine It’s holiday season again! With this time of year comes endless deals that are held both online and in stores. The most important days to find sales are Black Friday and Cyber Monday, no matter what year it is. These days offer discounts on any product your heart desires, from electronics to clothing to household necessities. Black Friday is … Continue reading Cyber Monday Savings Favored Technology and Clothing

The Psychology of Black Friday Shopping

By Regan Shanahan For Unwind magazine As December draws closer, shoppers everywhere are gearing up for the holiday shopping scene. ‘Tis the season that has come to symbolize things such as family feasts, getting to spend time at home, and viciously tearing through sales racks to find the best deals. Welcome to Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving when an estimated 133,700,000 Americans are enticed … Continue reading The Psychology of Black Friday Shopping

Black Friday Fashion Must-Haves

By Sidni Espinosa For Unwind magazine It’s that time again. We stuff ourselves with Mom’s famous turkey and Aunt Jen’s overcooked cranberry sauce. We listen to our family members fight and make awkward conversation with that distant cousin’s new boyfriend. It’s a part of the tradition– stuff yourself and endure a night of complete overwhelming madness. And when it’s all over, we get to put … Continue reading Black Friday Fashion Must-Haves

The Holiday Rush Starts Now! A guide to surviving the busiest shopping day of the year

By Kelsey Cardace You just finished stuffing yourself with turkey, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie, and your stomach is churning. Sadly, there’s no time to relax. It’s time to hit the stores to score major deals! Black Friday is the unofficial kickoff to the holiday season. It’s the busiest shopping day of the year, characterized by uncontrollable crowds fighting over low-priced electronics, toys, and so … Continue reading The Holiday Rush Starts Now! A guide to surviving the busiest shopping day of the year