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Everyone has a purpose in life

Homecoming came and went so fast this year and it being my third and perhaps last one, I can honestly say my most enjoyable moments were speaking with the returning alumni. Working with the Famuan newspaper, I had the privilege of talking with past editors about their experience on the […]

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Buddhism practice soothes mind and soul

According to Ralph Dougherty, a board of trustee member at the Tallahassee Buddhist Community, Buddhism is the largest religion in the world but it is often left unknown to many college students. The community is located near Florida A&M University in Railroad Square and has been around since the year […]

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Fundraising tactics used are fresh

Older Rattlers are not the only ones making a difference toward our campus. The Young Alumni Association is bringing a modern approach to raising financial benefits for its alma mater. Better known as the Young Alumni Movement, the organization describes young alum as an individual, under the age of 36, […]

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Trustees plan for FAMU’s future

The Florida A&M Board of Trustees met last Thursday and Friday to discuss recruitment and enrollment on campus. The board approved a strategic plan for the university, with a goal to ensure the university achieves international recognition as a premiere land grant and research institution committed to exemplary teaching, research […]

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Together under one roof

While preparing my return to Tallahassee after a successful summer internship in Mobile, Ala., my sister called me and joked about me coming home to a roommate in my apartment. I’ve had the pleasure of living by myself for about a year but I knew that at any given time, […]

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Men’s guide to football

Before the homecoming game this Saturday, guys, there are a few things to keep in mind. Don’t worry ladies, these by-laws pertain to you too:1. No man should watch football alone.But if a man is forced to watch football alone, certain steps must be taken to ensure the experience is […]

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Religious tattoos question faith

Religious tattoos in today’s society are starting to become somewhat of a hot topic. While some people get tattoos as a form of expression, religious tattoos bring controversy issues. There are a lot of religious tattoos that a person may get and they may have different reasons for getting them. […]

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TLT latest show not for weak-hearted

Provocative is definitely the word when it comes to the Tallahassee Little Theatre production of “Bug.” After jumpstarting its 60th season with a crowd pleasing musical, TLT has now transformed its intimate coffee house into a suitable arena for a tale of psychological proportions. Written by playwright Tracy Letts, “Bug” […]

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New Moore documentary exposes corrupted economy

#8220;Capitalism: A Love Story” is more like a persuasive essay than a two-hour film. Michael Moore, the director and genius behind the documentary, explores the nature of criminal fraud, crooked corporations and castrated leadership that has tainted the image of the U.S. political culture. The movie opens with the decline […]

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Comedians wanted

If you are a rising comedian or the funniest friend out of your clique, then Tallapalooza needs you. Jay Elliot is a local comedian with a mission to help other aspiring comedians. Beginning on Oct. 13, Elliot will be the host of a weekly comedy night called Tallapalooza. The event […]