Author: Vanessa Lawrence | Staff writer

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Personal accountability key to cybersecurity

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a collaborative between government and industry to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity and to ensure that all Americans have the resources they need to be safer and more secure online. Earlier this year, almost half a million dollars were transferred out of […]


Diversity hard to come by for Tallahassee shoppers

Tallahassee is the largest city in Florida’s Panhandle. The city boasts a vibrant college community that includes Florida A&M University, Florida State University, and Tallahassee Community College.  While Tallahassee is no stranger to student diversity, the capital city does lack in shopping diversity.  Coming from a small town, Florida State […]

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Kids Inc. making a difference in Big Bend

The importance of early learning is something Kids Incorporated of the Big Bend acknowledges and has been involved in for nearly 50 years. Kids Inc. is a United Way member agency providing Early Head Start services to families at five locations in Tallahassee. The organization focuses on low-income families whose […]

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Transfer students at FAMU learning to adjust

The increase in transfer students from two- to four-year institutions has surged nationwide. According to a recent report by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, more than one-third of students choose to transfer to universities at least once during their academic careers. For most students, the newfound freedom and independence […]


Breaking barriers one STEM at a time

Florida A&M is the latest university to jump on the bandwagon to join the alliance of Florida universities that have secured National Science Foundation funding to increase the number of women of color on university faculty in the fields of science, technology engineering, and math (STEM). The grant, created by […]