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FAMU students encouraged to be ECOnscious

Florida A& M Green Coalition partnered with ReadyU Campus Brand Ambassadors to feature ReadyU Dinner and a movie during “ECOnscious Days” last week. ReadyU hosted the movie “Summit on the Summit,” which documented seven climbers’ journey to the peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro. PUR Water Filtration and Proctor & Gamble’s Children’s […]

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Facebook may affect students semester’s grade per average

Social media networking sites are growing new leaps everyday, but their popularity might be the link to lower grades among students. According to a study by doctoral candidate Aryn Karpinski of Ohio State University and her co-author Adam Duberstein of Ohio Dominican University, college students who are members of Facebook […]

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FAMU-DRS construction project interrupted by lack of employment

The Florida A&M Developmental Research School faced interruptions in their new recreation fields’ construction due to pending payments to workers. The project, which includes the assembly of new fields and courts for students enjoy football, baseball, softball, track, tennis and basketball has come to a halt. The construction was scheduled […]

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Steak and cheese fajitas with yellow rice under $10

It is 7 o’clock you are leaving school walking to your car after a long day filled with classes. Then you search for your car keys that are buried deep in your bag your stomach starts to rumble, it is dinner time once again. It is undeniable that your taste […]

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PRSSA gives Easter baskets to Women’s Refuge House

Just in time for Easter and Women’s History Month, the Florida A&M chapter of Public Relations Student Society of America is hosting a donation drive to help the local Women’s Refuge House in Tallahassee. Leticia Hopkins, a fourth-year public relations student and PRSSA a resident said that this was the […]

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Monica releases sixth studio album in four years

March 23 was considered a triumphant comeback for singer/songwriter Monica, who released her sixth studio album in four years. “Still Standing” is Monica’s fourth album under J Records. This time around there is only one guest appearance, Monica’s cousin, Atlanta bred rapper, Ludacris. Much of the albums production comes from […]

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Leggings come back to the fashion “it” list to stay

Weather walking around campus or enjoying a night on the town you will more than likely see someone with leggings on. Leggings made a comeback in 2005 after being off of fashions “it list” for a while. Now you can’t go to the grocery store without seeing a woman with […]

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Economic recession threats students’ interships opportunities

With the economy at an all time low, internships are scarcer than ever. Employers are cutting costs on all accounts, leading them to provide more unpaid internships. “The economy is negatively affecting internships both in quantity and in pay,” said David Bole, publisher of Internsearch.com. “It takes a fair amount […]