The A&T Register

Remaining Successful as Midterms Approach

October 7, 2015

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College is a place for a person to succeed in furthering his or her career and goals. Often, college students do not have a set plan to abide by, which leaves them struggling in their pursuit of collegiate success. In order for...

Black Actors Cross Over From Movies to Primetime

October 7, 2015

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Watching “Martin” this weekend on BET was a true flashback. In my apartment complex we don’t have MTV2 or TV One, where they play shows such as “Martin” frequently. Since I opted not to pay for a cable box this was the...

Is Social Media an Ultimate Outlet for the Quasi-feminist?

September 30, 2015

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Twitter and other social media networks have become the main platform for activism for millennials. One group particularly uses these platforms to share their ideals with the masses. This group is none other than the feminists....

Finding Culture Shock at an HBCU

September 30, 2015

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My transition from high school to college was quite interesting. My whole life I went to a predominately white Catholic schools. Every day, I had to wear these dreadful uniforms, all while attempting to avoid the negative vibes...

Online Dating: Is It Catfish or Nah?

September 30, 2015

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Online dating can be a fun and positive thing, however there is much room for negativity when it comes to virtual relationships. What defines online dating? Is it when someone slides through your DM’s on social media, saying...

Bratz, Beauty and Instagram Goddesses

September 30, 2015

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Our generation of 90’s babies was the first to grow up on MGA Entertainment’s Bratz dolls. Soon after its release, Bratz joined the masses of other children’s toys that are scrutinized for messages and ideals it communicated...

Emotional Promiscuity and the New Age

September 9, 2015

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The other day, as my friends and I participated in our usual girl talk, an interesting issue came to surface: emotional affairs. We were discussing past relationships and involvements, when I realized that I often participat...

My First NC A&T SU Game Experience

September 9, 2015

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As a college freshman, one of the most exciting events to attend is your very first home football game. Yes, we’ve all been to a high school foot- ball game, who hasn’t? But there is nothing like a college game, esp...

Your Friends Aren’t Your Friends If…..

September 9, 2015

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Often times, first time college students arrive on cam- pus and encounter what some refer to as “fake” or “two- faced” people. Below is a list of useful tips to differentiate your friends from your foes. Read...

Poor News Consumption Habits Among Students

September 2, 2015

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Last Monday, one of my journalism professors asked the class to record and share our strengths and weaknesses concerning news consumption. That morning, I learned that most students do not properly or effectively consume...

Community Service or Manditory Volunterrism

September 2, 2015

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Think about the following words: mandatory volunteer- ism. Seems like somewhat of a contradiction. If volunteering and community service sug- gests a willingness to serve, can making service mandatory alter one’s att...

#LessonsInThe336: Walking Etiquette 101

September 2, 2015

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The four years I lived in Greensboro, I have seen an abundance of foolishness, however one habit truly irks my soul— college students do not know how to walk on sidewalks. Read More »...

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