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Black Card Revoked

There comes a time in an African-American’s life when they are questioned about their “blackness.” Stereotypically, black people like fried chicken, kool-aid and many other sugary or high- calorie foods. But not every African American likes the typical “black”…


Photo courtesy of Jasmine Williamson | Leire Cullum celebrates Black History Month every month by keeping up with current events in the African-American community, eating soul food and talking with her grandmother about growing up in segregated schools.

Every day should be a celebration

Acknowledging achievements for the past, present and future   February is known as Black History Month, but African- Americans shouldn’t feel confined to celebrate the success of our ancestors, peers and young people for just…


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Sugar babies in college

Being in college means a lot of things: friendship, social networking and being broke (or to use correct terminology, less fortunate). For young women and even men, the thought of having a “sugar daddy” in…


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Spring into Fashion

Spring has officially begun, and with the changing season, there are, of course, new spring fashions. What spring fashions are Winthrop students looking forward to rocking this spring? And with so many options, how do…



Photo courtesy of Alyssa Washington | Hallie Brown checks out ‘Rate My Professors’ for Winthrop. RateMyProfessors.com is a user-generated ranking and review website, similar to Yelp.

‘Rate My Professors’ impacts course choices

Registration is quickly approaching, so that means it’s time to find out which classes are best to take, and even more importantly, which professors to take. Choosing a professor can make students anxious about how…


Photo courtesy of April Moore | April Moore poses during a photoshoot for her brand, Elevate With Robin.

Bridging the gap between Passion and Purpose

April Moore shares the inspiration and motivation that goes into her brand. It is often said that college students are challenged when trying to find the motivation to achieve their goals or create a brand…


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The celebration of cultures

Holi festival on Winthrop’s campus and the meaning behind the festivities Holi is an annual two day Hindu, Indian and Nepali spring festival. Also known as the “Festival of Colors,” Holi is a very popular…