Author: Jessica Gardner | Staff Reporter


Black Archives adds research center

The Carrie Meek-James N. Eaton, Sr. Southeastern Regional Black Archives Research Center and Museum. Photo credit: Jessica Gardner  The Meek-Eaton Black Archives (MEBA) launched its Research Center for Social and Political Justice earlier this month. Co-directors, Darius Young and Reginald Ellis, who work under Florida A&M University’s department of […]


FAMU finance major to study in China this fall

Photo credit: Goldman Sachs Florida A&M University finance major Denzell Jackson was awarded the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship and will travel abroad to Shanghai, China this fall.  The scholarship awarded Jackson $8,000 for all expenses of the trip. “I can’t even put into words how extreme this […]


Tallahassee rallies to keep the blues alive

The historic Mississippi Blues trail marker, placed by the Mississippi Blues Commision to represent the historical significance of the Bradfordville Blues Club. The trail marker was placed in front of The Henry Heritage Oak Tree. This is the tree that caused damage to the club during Subtropical Storm Alberto.  […]


Planned Parenthood expands healthcare access in Tallahassee

Former CEO and President of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Cecile Richards; President and CEO of Planned Parenthood South, East and North Florida, Lillian Tamayo; Chief Operating Officer for Planned Parenthood of South, East and North Florida, Michelle Fowler cutting the ribbon during the ceremony.  Photo credit: Jessica Gardner   The Planned Parenthood […]


FAMU hosts 12th annual SWAT Summit

Middle school students clapping after Michelle Bono, event facilitator and influential speaker, completed her presentation.  Photo credit: Jessica Gardner The Leon County Health Department along with Florida A&M University’s School of Allied Health Sciences hosted the 12th annual 2018 Students Working Against Tobacco leadership summit on Feb. 22 in the […]