A Review of the 2016-2017 NBA Season

By Ryan Winner When looking back at the 2016-2017 NBA season, it becomes very clear that the league has vastly changed in just the last decade. Three point shooting is at an all time high, stars are leaving their longtime franchises to form super teams, and the balance of power is continuing to shift. A…

Millennials Need More

By: Octavia James Millennials need to take out the time to invest into themselves while they are young as opposed to focusing on building intimate relationships. This is not to speak negatively about those who have chosen to venture into the world with a partner and begin the experience of raising a family early. Circumstances…

NFL Draft Process

Have you ever looked at an insect under a microscope? You notice every little detail of this animal. You then talk about all of your findings with others. Well this concept is actually what all of these NFL draft prospects will be going through; they are put under a microscope all the way until the…

Living With Anxiety

By: Meagan Hardesty Do you have moments where you cannot think straight due to your calendar overflowing with events? Do you ever feel so stressed that it makes you want to cry, scream, or hide from the world? If you experience these feelings, you could have a high level of anxiety. Anxiety is not brought…

Who was Aaron Hernandez and what led to his Death?

There is a lot of speculation around Aaron Hernandez’s death and many people are not 100% sure as to what was behind it. Being a 27-year-old athlete and getting sentenced to life behind bars is enough to take your own life in jail. There are some saying that there are other reasons as to why…

2017 MLB Preview

By Dave Steinwedel The spring has arrived and it can only mean one thing; baseball is back. With its return comes the arguments about who will win and who will hoist the World Series trophy this season. Every year the 30 clubs believe they have a chance to win it all. However, a few like…

“I Could Never Pull That Off”

By: Dabrianna Green As a fashion major (or any person interested in fashion), I get a lot of compliments. Many of them end in “I could never pull that off.” I have never understood this phrase, but I suppose that’s because I have never worried about “pulling anything off.” Can’t you just put on what…

Can Genetics Dictate Our Personalities?

  By: Kaala Harrilal  Madam Adenine married Sir Thymine. Sir Guanine married Madam Cytosine. Two marriages forced together because of a hostile, miserable, old King’s decree. They had no say about which partner they would like to be with. Maybe Adenine wanted to be with Guanine, but their tragic love story had to end with…

The Liberal Side

The Liberal Side By India Afriyie   Welcome to America, a country where politics splits itself between the Left and The Right. Each position has strong opinions regarding social, economic, and environmental issues. These include lifestyle and religion. I must disclaim, this is a general idea of the basic ideology of liberalism, with the consideration…

Top 10 Must-Have Products for College Makeup Lovers

By: Paige Cunningham As I was sitting at my desk organizing all of my makeup, I realized two things. One is that I have too much makeup, and the other is that I should start being more conscious when it comes to spending money on it. After all, I’m a broke college student and makeup is probably…

Religion by Shawna Thomas

RE·LI·GION rəˈlijən/ noun I hate religion.   I hate that there are a set of rules that causes people to go crazy if they break one of them. Maybe I should have said that, I hate the concept of religion. All of the “do’s and don’ts” do not allow there to be a grey area….

Fitness Trends

  Over the years’, people have been trying to find new ways to stay fit. In the early 2000s we were introduced to Zumba. Zumba is a Latin-based dance that is meant to be fun and a fast way to burn a lot of calories. A few years later, the CrossFit community took the fitness…