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Get fit with Dieldra

  Dieldra Clark’s Quick Tips: Always stretch before beginning any exercise. Drink at least eight cups of water per day. Maintain a healthy eating habit for better results. Eliminate drugs and alcohol.  Take deep breaths and keep a relaxed mind. Try not to eat big meals after 7 p.m.    […]

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FAMU security system for student’s valuables

Upon participating in Operation Bookstamp, Florida A&M University students can sleep soundly, knowing their textbooks cannot be stolen and sold to FAMU’s bookstore. Operation Bookstamp is a companion program to Operation I.D., a nationwide program that provides an easy way to identify stolen items. Through this program, crime prevention representatives […]

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Puffing yourself to death

  By the time you finish reading this article, about 28 people will die from complications of cigarette smoking. It is estimated that seven people die every minute from tobacco related illnesses. Every cigarette smoked shortens a person’s life by 11 minutes.    According to the Centers of Disease Control & […]

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Hobbies shed light on students uniqueness

    What may seem strange to some, may seem quite normal to others.    “Not many people know that I hunt,” said Briana Wright, a freshman health science student from Orlando. “I started hunting with my family when I was a child.”   Wright says she hunts with her […]

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Students come together for diabetes

  The first of November marked the beginning of National Diabetes Month. According to the American Diabetes Association, nearly 26 million children and adults in the United States have diabetes. Another 79 million Americans have pre-diabetes and are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes. A number of health outlets […]

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Students show distaste for FAMU Parking Authority

  Many student and faculty members despise Florida A&M Parking Services. As the end of the semester approaches, citations are on the rise and students are not happy. According to famu.edu, a parking permit does not guarantee a parking space, unless reserved parking. A permit only “allows you to park […]

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Family values is a prominent fixture for FAMU students

  Sitting on the stairs of Coleman Library, St. Juste Marcelin, a sophomore pre-physical therapy sophomore from Miami reminisced on his family values and how they will always be apart of his everyday life. Family values are political and social beliefs or rules that are instilled within a family. Students […]

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Ministry encourages young women to succeed

  Beautiful young faces, poetry, and the importance of success were all displayed last weekend at the Early Aged Girls Excited to Rise Ministries’ 3rd anniversary celebration at Walker Ford Community Center. The nonprofit organization is built on the foundation of helping young girls travel in the right path by […]

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K-Dot opens your third eye

Dr. Dre dubbed Kendrick Lamar the “King of the West Coast.” His sophomore album “good kid, m.A.A.d city” probes his psyche during his life in California as a curious teen. The album literally depicts Kendrick Lamar as the good kid within a mad city. It explores what life is like […]

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Respect diminished

    Sitting on the stairs of Coleman Library St. Juste Marcelin, a sophomore pre-physical therapy sophomore from Miami reminisced on his family values and how they will always be apart of his everyday life. Family values are political and social beliefs or rules that are instilled within a family. […]