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Recipe: Cheesy bacon dip

When it comes to homecoming and tailgating, many people go in for the drinks, desserts, pizza, hotdogs or chicken wings. But another thing to have some fun with this homecoming while people are tailgating before…


Photo courtesy of Karina Young | If you find yourself getting sick, be sure to go to the Health and Counseling Services in the Crawford Building 
located on Scholar’s Walk, or give them a call and set up an appointment at (803)-323-3290.

Be chill without getting ill

As the temperature drops, we are saying goodbye to the beach and hello to falling leaves, but this also calls for college students to be aware of the illnesses and viruses going around on campus….


Photo courtesy of Shawana Miller | Junior, Shemeika McCray, and Alumna, Shawana Miller, at the homecoming tailgate last Fall.

Save and Slay for #HomecomingSZN

Homecoming at Winthrop is three weeks away and during that week there is a talent show, stepshow, multiple reunions, tailgating, games, and more! With many events taking place for Winthrop students, faculty, staff, and alumni…


Graphic courtesy of Asiah Fulmore

Microaggressions in the Hispanic community

Just because I’m Hispanic doesn’t mean I like tacos Racism isn’t a subject that is generally brought up in an obvious way. However, covert forms of racism are all too common in our society. These…


Photo courtesy of Zuri Anderson | Tadean Page, a senior individualized studies major, maintains his life as an active student on campus and an entrepreneur by planning and keeping himself organized.

Bringing a vision to life

Sitting on a stack of binders in senior Tadean Page’s office is a black cap with the phrase “Legalize Black” knitted in. Bleached blotches decorate his cap stylishly, a product of his line of T-shirts…


Graphic courtesy of Asiah Fulmore.

Bringing back “The L Word”

  Showtime is coming back with a new reboot of the television show that was wildly dramatic during its first run during the 2000s, “The L Word.” Many people felt that “The L Word” ended…


Graphic courtesy of DeAunna Riley.

Attire for the classroom

Many disagreements arise when someone feels that they are right while an opposing opinion believes they are also right. Students, professors, and faculty members often find themselves arguing about what they believe is appropriate and…


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Soul Food: Untitled

Untitled By: Lamonica J. Dunlap   My people are being brutalized Something that the media won’t readily and credibly televise They tell us these lies as if the ugly murderous truth isn’t right in front…


Photo courtesy of Stephanie Vieweg. (Pictured from left to right) Stephanie Vieweg, Melissa Barr, and Aaron Parris are all newly engaged and have hashtags for this moment: #PorterRingOnIt, #FinallyAForrester, #WhenLifeGivesYouSimmons.

Exchanging “I Dos” at WU

In the past year, social media has exploded with engagements between Winthrop students on campus. After interviewing several couples on their experience with attending school and also getting engaged and getting married, every one of…


Photo courtesy of Alisha Sweatt | Many incoming freshman come into their first year of college worried that the infamous Freshman 15 will sneak up on them, especially if they are constantly checking their weight.

The Freshman 15: Is it real?

Yes, the freshman 15 is a real thing, but it does not have to be you! The freshman 15 is known as the weight that is put on during a student’s first year of college….