Author: Renade Solomon


FAMU sparks new project in Agribusiness

Gasoline is a necessity for everyone to get around, but when it comes down to choosing a gas station to fuel the tank, where should people go?   Florida A&M University’s College of Agriculture and Food Science held an agribusiness seminar entitled, “Complement or Substitute,” on Friday at the […]


Bethel pays tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King

Hundreds of people filled the sanctuary to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy on Monday at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church.      Dr. Robinson, who was appointed as this year’s keynote speaker, shared his memories of the King as a teen. Robinson was 13 –years-old when King was […]


Knight Chair host How Race is Portrayed in the Media Forum

Florida A&M University School of Journalism and Graphic Communication held a Knight Chair speaker series about how race is portrayed in the media on March. 24 led by SJGC Knight Chair for Student Achievement Francine Huff at the FAMU School of Architecture and Engineering Technology. Huff introduced NPR’s TV critic […]


Architect Oscar Harris holds book signing on FAMU’s campus

Courtesy of The Clever Life Oscar Harris held a presentation and book signing of his book, “The Memoir of A Master Architect,” at Florida A&M University’s School of Architecture and Engineering Technology on Wednesday. Harris received his master’s degree in architecture at Carnegie Mellon University, where he also serves as […]


YAC hosts Today’s Youth, Tomorrow’s Leaders

Courtesy of Renade Solomon The Children’s Trust (TCT) and Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) moderators posed tough questions to panelists about strategies to get the youth involved in the community on Tuesday, Jan. 26 The forum was led by YAC members Alejandra Gomez and Edgar Otero at Tallahassee City hall. YAC […]


Fitness Studio To Celebrate One-Year Anniversary

Queen of Hearts will host its one-year anniversary celebration on June 6 from 2-5 p.m., at the Queen of Hearts fitness studio. The Women fitness group is based in Tallahassee and was started June 2014.   The studio specializes in pole fitness, but offers classes from Zumba to boot camp. […]


FAMU Safety Committee Meeting

Photo by: Renade Solomon Florida A&M University’s College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences held their safety committee meeting on Thursday, May 21. The meeting was led by Dr. Arthur Thomas Cavano, event manager at the Al Lawson Multipurpose Center.    Human resources, housing, research and risk management are facilities that […]


Encouragement For My Fellow Rattlers

  Do you ever feel like giving up?  Do you feel at your lowest points in life sometimes?  I am here to tell you everything is going to be all right. The economy is slowly declining and jobs are very hard to get. You can have two or three degrees […]