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    Press: Alfalfa Studio

    My good friend Tyler Newman is the founder and creator of Afro Puff Chronicles, a website dedicated to promoting the stories of women and girls of color. Tyler’s always been an inspiration in my life, and her amazing work is making real impact in the community. I wanted to learn more about Afro Puff Chronicles for this week’s Interview the Gram. You can visit APC’s Instagram here. Alfalfa Studio: Why do you do what you do? Tyler Newman: Well, first off, I’m a girl of color living in a world where the stories of girls like me aren’t “mainstream”. Growing up I often had those experiences of “Oh, it feels like I’m the only one…

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    Princeton Prize in Race Relations Certificate of Achievement

    Hi APC, it’s Tyler Newman. Tuesday evening I had the amazing opportunity to accept a Certificate of Achievement from the Princeton Prize in Race Relations for my work in diversity and equity. Among the several projects of which I was being recognized for, was Afro Puff Chronicles. I wanted to take the time to thank all of you in the APC community for being active supporters of this space. Being involved with Afro Puff Chronicles has changed my life in multiple ways, from making me more confident and purposeful with my life, to become more educated about the diverse lives and experiences of other young women in the world. I…

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    Press: Sixty Seconds Magazine

    I am super excited to announce that Afro Puff Chronicles has just recently been featured in an article for 60 Seconds Magazine. (guys we’ve made it!) According to their website, 60 Seconds Magazine combines facets of traditional journalism with the fast-paced online world of today by providing readers with a media outlet that delivers news, trends, and lifestyle articles in sixty seconds or less. Thank you again Samhitha for the beautiful piece! Read below or visit 60 Seconds to view the story! ‘Afro Puff Chronicles’ & Community: Tyler Newman   “Ever since I was five, I’ve been surrounded by white people.” Sitting across from me over a classic cup of hot chocolate,…