The A&T Register

Refund Check Fashions: Questionable trends come to campus in troves following refund check disbursement

September 17, 2014

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The first round of refund checks went out on Aug. 25. Many students depend on their refund checks to purchase books and pay for off-campus housing, but many others did some serious shopping with their extra coins. Ever notice ho...

Black Don’t Crack! The science behind black skin, aging gracefully #Flawless

September 10, 2014

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The phrase “Black Don’t Crack” has been a staple in the African American community for years.   It is used to describe the tendency for black women to retain their youthful appearance, even in advanced age. It is our li...

Own your space, It’s where you’ll create!

September 10, 2014

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According to UCLA’s Higher Education Research Institute, college students spend between 6 and 10 hours studying each week.  If we are spending that much time chained to our desks shouldn’t our work space be cultivating our creat...

10 Hacks for Better Studying

September 10, 2014

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1. Leave yourself a gummy bear (or a piece of whatever your favorite candy is at the end of each paragraph as an incentive. When you reach the candy, you get to eat it. Corny, I know. But it helps! 2. Use a computer program, li...

Black Hollywood rules prime time this season

September 10, 2014

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Black Hollywood is taking over television this fall. Returning and new series feature an array of Black actors, producers and directors. Tracee Ellis-Ross will be returning to our screen this season, as well as Kerry Washington. Co...

Sign Language

September 3, 2014

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In the past year, when you hear "Dolla $ign," you know you are about the smooth melodies from the West Coast crooner. Ty Dolla $ign has burst on the mainstream spotlight with the success of "Paranoid," being named a XXL Freshmen, to...

Retailers, designers partner for products

August 27, 2014

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Gone are the days of looking through your favorite style magazines and wishing you could rock designer duds.  High fashion at low price points is in! A number of designers are collaborating with major retailers to bring their uni...

Minaj goes too far in latest video: freaky isn’t feminism

Jazmin Gathers

August 26, 2014

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Nicki Minaj set Twitter ablaze with the release of her new music video for her single, “Anaconda.” Scenes from the video prove that it should be rated “G.” Nicki Minaj is captured necking a banana and shaking her bare behind...

Azalea and Perry take racial stereotypes too far

August 27, 2014

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Authenticity. A characteristic that we hope all our favorite entertainers have; unfortunately, Iggy Azalea and Katy Perry seem to lack what we as fans look for in a great musician. Instead, these ladies take on the swagger of...

The ‘Resurrection’ of sci-fi television

April 2, 2014

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Imagine living countless years with a family member who passed away and suddenly the deceased starts to reappear. ABC’s new hit sci-fi thriller, “Resurrection,” has the entertainment world buzzing. In the first episode, ...

Ashanti makes brave comeback

April 2, 2014

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The music industry welcomed singer Ashanti back for her fifth studio album “Braveheart” on March 4, 2014. Thus far, the album has charted number one on the Billboard independent albums list and number ten on Billboard’s 200 album...

Is Christianity making a comeback? ‘Noah’ brings in big views

April 2, 2014

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Whenever Hollywood makes a movie from a well-loved story or saga _ Batman, Tolkien, “50 Shades of Grey” _ there’s usually a period of ... well ... let’s call it adjustment, along with a “spirited” give-and-take am...

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