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Lekitria Joshua turns a hobby into a business

  Lekitria Joshua, a 22-year-old entrepreneur from Tallahassee, turned a satisfying hobby into a business. Joshua, a Lincoln High graduate, attends Tallahassee Community College. She relies on her business to pay for school and other expenses. At the beginning of the pandemic, Joshua started creating custom products in her spare […]

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Packer raises the bar in history department

Tiffany G.B. Packer is a renaissance woman if ever there was one. She’s a full-time mother, researcher, award-winning historian and a professor at Florida A&M University. Packer was raised in a small town along the Gulf Coast called Leakesville, Miss., where she was surrounded by a community filled with love, […]

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Keep your hair cool and curly this summer

From kinky to coily, natural Black hair is not culturally unique but a historical treasure that must be protected. Its distinctive texture has been used to create maps to freedom, create Black millionaires, make political statements and determine the identity of our African ancestry.  Upon every Black head is a […]

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Footman brings skincare awareness to FAMU

Destinee Footman is the true definition of a boss. Footman is not only a first year doctor of pharmacy candidate, but she also owns a few small businesses. Each of the businesses focus on her creativity and artistic skills stemming from painting and also being a part-time nail tech. However, […]

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The ‘cab’ aims to keep students engaged

Florida A&M University’s Senior Class Cabinet didn’t miss a beat during the 2020-2021 academic year, despite the ongoing pandemic. Although there were hardships due to switching from in-person to virtual events, students continued participating in online calls and the organization continues to plan and promote different ways for all classes […]