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Can your name negatively affect your future?

September 11, 2013

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“I need your name and banner I.D.” Student begins to write name. K-O-U-R-T-N-E-Y. Questioner: Why do you spell your name wrong? Student: Excuse me? Q: Why do you spell your name wrong? S: I don’t. I spell it the same way you wo...

Twerking helps college chick get scholarships

September 11, 2013

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According to Oxford’s online dictionary, twerking is a “dance to popular music in a sexually provocative manner involving thrusting hip movements and a low, squatting stance.” I beg to differ. My definition of twerking ...

Obesity control in schools

September 11, 2013

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What if you looked in the mirror and saw only flaws? Your arms jiggled a little too much, stomach overlapped your pants, and your thighs touched. What if all of your flaws were exaggerations because you were made to believe th...

Students take on 50th commemorative March on Washington

September 4, 2013

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It was as if there was some sort of unspoken unifying spirit that inhabited each person that day. No matter your skin color, where you came from, your background or exactly what you were fighting for, we were all there for on...

How to avoid hefty financial mistakes in college

August 28, 2013

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Managing your money is just as important as staying physically fit and mentally healthy.  And much like the “Freshman 15”, that sometimes come with all of the other stresses of college life. The added weight of money mistakes ca...

The beginning of a new chapter in my book of life

May 1, 2013

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I am not really sure what to say or where to begin. These past four years flew by faster than I ever imagined they would.  I have met people I never imagined I would grow to care for or befriend.  I am only emotional with people ...

I’m going to miss it, but BYYYE

May 1, 2013

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It is crazy how just yesterday I was moving into my dorm in Barbee Hall, and now I am giving my final words to the university, as I am embark to graduation on May 11. It has been a tremendous time here at N.C. A&T. To be hones...

A better way to track a bomber

May 1, 2013

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The mayhem in Boston the week of April 15 was a reminder of how an American city can be paralyzed by a homemade bomb. The same kinds of improvised explosive devices that menaced U.S. troops in Iraq and Afghanistan can easily be...

Spring Fever Brings Winter Shivers

March 20, 2013

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  Just because it is March does not mean that it is summer time! Spring does not officially start until March 20.It is crazy how one day the whole campus is walking around in bubble coats, scarves, and polo boots and the ne...

Sequester is an ill-advised economic solution

February 27, 2013

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Congress and the Obama administration are likely to give the nation a self-inflicted wound known as the “sequester” later this week, a calculated decision that will lead to mindless budget-cutting and harm to the U.S. economy. President Barack Ob...

What’s the criteria for good music in today’s generation?

February 27, 2013

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As I lean back with the wind blowing through my hair while navigating the city, I turn on my radio only to be disappointed by an awful noise blaring through my speakers. When 2 Chainz declared, “She got a big booty, so I ca...

In the end, momma always knew best

February 27, 2013

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Though I am young, I prefer to call myself a veteran in this war called life. I have seen it all, valiant victories, devastating losses, and bloody casualties. The most trying and difficult battle of them all is between a mother an...

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