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How to Secure an Internship

June 26, 2017

By Dericka Stinchcomb Contributor   Attaining a college degree opens numerous doors of opportunity. However, a degree alone is not enough to make employers hire job seekers. When employers are looking to hire new employees...

The Importance of Being Involved in College

June 26, 2017

By Dericka Stinchcomb Contributor   From the time students begin their university careers they are taught to focus on their grades. Although grades are extremely important, it is also important for students to be involved...

Watch What You Watch

June 26, 2017

By Dericka Stinchcomb Contributor   “Stop watching that idiot box!” This is an exceptionally famous quote that many mothers have used throughout the years. Televisions have been referred to as “idiot boxes”...

6 tips for new parents going back to school

May 3, 2017

By Breeana Draper Going back to school after having a child can be rewarding but very exhausting. Earning your college degree can ensure that you and your child have a bright future. It gets challenging along the way, so here...

What is the Body positive movement? Kierra Blckmon

May 3, 2017

By Kierra Blackmon “The problem isn't with your body; the problem is what you think of it ... And what you think of yourself.” The body positive movement is inspiring people to embrace and adopt more positive attitudes...

Why Do Black Men Bash Black Women?

April 27, 2017

As of late, I've seen a public discourse occurring between black women and black men. It's becoming incredibly clear that ‘skin folk ain't kinfolk’ and I feel like there are some key reasons why. One of the things that...

Trump jumps the gun

Allison Gilmore, Lead Reporter

April 18, 2017

On Thursday, April 6th, President Donald Trump ordered for 59 Tomahawk Cruise Missiles to be launched at a Syrian airbase. This was performed in response to the chemical warfare that has been unleashed upon innocent men, women,...

Pepsi ad exploits black activists’ struggles for profit

Zila Sanchez

April 18, 2017

By Zila Sanchez Pepsi’s new commercial was supposedly the vision of perfect harmony. It would almost be enriching if it did not appropriate such a sensitive issue with a white girl leading the revolution with a soda can...

Blacks and Mental Health: Why We Suffer in Silence

Brittany Van Pelt

April 10, 2017

The topic of mental health has become a hot button issue in our country. Even with growing social awareness, there is still a strong stigma about the legitimacy of mental illness. This stigma is most prevalent in the African-American...

Lover Back to Friend: Can you be friends with your ex? Of course

Jazmin Gathers

April 5, 2017

By Jazmin Gathers Nowadays, relationship seem to end only one of two ways: friends – but awkward friends – or the "What's your name again? I don't think we've ever met" attitude. Let me start by saying you can't really...

Sex strike 101- The two C’s rare to mesh

April 5, 2017

By Akiva Rooks Celibacy is often deemed a foreign language in college. That word just never seems to fit the portrait that college frames. For most students, this is the perfect place to discover ones sexuality; especially...

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