Author: Shadell Bromell | Staff writer


Does anyone like Instagram’s latest update?

Instagram’s latest update contains bug fixes and performance improvements, which will also hide “likes” for some accounts.  “Heads up,” Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri tweeted. “We’ve been testing making likes private on Instagram in a number of countries this year. We’re expanding those tests to include a small portion of people […]


Manage your time. Don’t let it manage you

For many, the final semester as an undergraduate is a combination of senioritis, anxiety and excitement. In my last semester, I’ve overloaded my schedule with on- and off-campus obligations to prepare myself for a competitive job market in media.  I currently have two part-time jobs; one as a digital media […]


Students empowered after Forbes 30 Under 30 summit

America’s youngest leaders gathered in Detroit for the acclaimed Forbes “30 under 30 summit” also featuring top scholars from various universities including Florida A&M University. The Forbes Under 30 list portrays trailblazers from various industries such as retail, technology, food and beverage, media and healthcare. Participants were selected by explaining […]


A vegan’s guide to Thanksgiving dinner

Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away, and it’s about time to start planning your dishes! Wait, it’s your first thanksgiving without eating meat? Whether you’re vegan, vegetarian, or just maybe a “flexitarian”, there’s plenty of alternatives to create in the kitchen without using animal products. Veganism is the dietary […]


What’s the tea?

The More Than Tea tour hosted by Aspire and fueled by Teavana had its eigth stop at Florida A&M University on Friday in the Grand Ballroom.  The purpose of the event was to create an experience where students are exposed to their better selves. The event was also an opportunity […]


Friendsgiving on a college-friendly budget

As the leaves begin to show their autumn colors, and crisp, fall weather is in the air, there is one thing all college students know: Thanksgiving break is near.  Giddy to trade in the cafeteria food for mom’s homemade stuffing and their twin XL beds for the warmth of their […]

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FAMU professor headlines Tedx Talk

Florida A&M nutrition instructor and published poet Jennelle Robinson delivered a TedX presentation on the topic, “Using Media, Poetry, and Performance to Enhance Eating Behavior.” Robinson applies the arts to engage students in the classroom and online activities during her lessons. Her students have even produced a documentary, published on […]