Author: Aniya Gaines | Staff Writer


‘Quiet on Set’ reveals grim stories

In a profession where beauty frequently conceals darker truths, “Quiet on Set” fearlessly confronts one of the most widespread yet controversial issues: the abuse of child stars behind the scenes. Mary Robertson and Emma Schwartz served as directors of the documentary, which pulls back the layers of silence to reveal […]


Essential Theatre presents ‘The Wiz’

As the curtains rise and the spotlight illuminates the stage, be prepared to be transported to a world of enchantment and wonder with the Essential Theatre’s production of “The Wiz,” a timeless classic. Theater students at FAMU have been rehearsing, preparing and anticipating their hard work. “The Wiz” premiered live […]


Embracing self-love vs. a ‘beach body’

While spring break is quickly approaching, the question looms: are students getting physically fit? Juggling schoolwork, jobs and finding the time to exercise can be difficult. Rather than yielding to societal pressures to meet a specific physical ideal, many students are prioritizing self-acceptance and body positivity this spring break season.  […]


Hard work pays off for Patrick

Within Florida A&M University’s community of hard-working students lives a world of color and creativity crafted by the talented hands of Jasmine Patrick, a rising star in graphic design. At just 20 years old, Patrick’s journey at FAMU has made a tremendous mark. Patrick is from Atlanta, and she always […]


Stapleton shoots, and she scores

Christina Stapleton, a student at Florida A&M University, launched a photography business that is making waves on campus. Her venture, Shots by Stapleton, is not just snapping pictures but creating lasting memories for students and others. Shots by Stapleton was born out of a passion for capturing the beauty of […]