Author: Javonni Hampton


CDC offers spring break Zika preventative methods

Courtesy The Center for disease Control and Prevention held a Thursday afternoon conference call to discuss the best methods to avoid the Zika virus for college students going on spring break. The speakers, Vice Admiral Vivek H. Murthy, MD, and Admiral Anne Schuchat, MD, Principal Deputy Director for CDC discussed […]


Emerging Leaders’ Conference gives FAMU students insight

The Emerging Leaders’ Summit Conference provided insight to Florida A&M University students Feb. 3 on how to apply quality leadership in their everyday life and post-graduation. The Florida Conference of Black Legislators has hosted the conference for the past eight years. This year's conference was held in the Grand Ballroom […]


The Kinsey Collection Visits FAMU

The Kinsey Collection The African American Treasures from The Kinsey Collection presented by Toyota went on display in the Foster Tanner Fine Arts Gallery January 23, 2016 through March 26, 2016. Multimedia Journalsit Javonni Hampton covered the opening of the Collection.


National Guard Day at the Capitol

The Florida Department of Military Affairs and the Florida National Guard host the “Florida National Guard Day” at the Capitol Tuesday afternoon. Lt. Col. John Haas explained what National Guard day is all about. “Today’s day is the military appreciation day, it’s the one time a year that the National […]


FAMU’S ROTC Takes SECOND WIN: Commanders Cup

Florida State University and Florida A&M University Army ROTC hosted the annual Commanders’ Cup Competition on Friday, and FAMU took home the trophy.   The Commanders’ Cup Competition is an annual competition with various sports events between Military Cadets. The purpose of the event is to build comradery with neighboring ROTC units and to promote fitness and school spirit as one. The challenge started at 1:30 […]


FAMU Host District Three Solo and Ensemble

Musical Sounds will be played throughout Florida A&M University, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Foster Tanner, they are the host for Solo and ensemble District 3, 2015.  Solo and ensemble is a chance for students and directors to perform in an environment which provides critical evaluation of its performance by honorable experts, in […]


Bars Close early in Panama City

Panama City, Fla. is where all the fun goes down during spring break for  students across the country. This year, the hours of fun may decrease. Bars will now stay open until 2 a.m. Panama City officials are in the process of voting to extend the bar hours back to 4 a.m. […]


A Thine Line Between Love and Hate

The Lovely ladies of the Theta Nu Chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota international music Fraternity and The Brothers of the Omicron Gamma Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America Inc. spreads love throughout Tallahassee, Fla. Friday night.   The event was held at the Hi-Fi Café, on Adams […]


Florida AFL-CIO Members Want To Be Heard

This week, over hundreds of American Federation of Labor and Congress Industrial Organization members in Florida gathered to bring the legislature their concerns about their working area and expectations. AFL-CIO workers have fought hard against bills being passed that surfaced, once again, as Florida’s Legislature is emboldened by the mid-term […]