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Stand against mental health stigmas

The national conversation about mental health has been improving over the last few years, but stigmas regarding mental health are still having far-reaching consequences, especially in communities of color. Studies conducted by the National Institute…


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Minority Groups: Obama vs. Trump

The 21st century has seen three presidents of varying beliefs and speaking methods. The two most recent presidents have very opposite ways of addressing minority groups. The current President, Donald Trump, prefers to use social…


Photo courtesy of Donivan Fields | Young entrepreneur, Donivan Fields, enjoys the snow on Winthrop's campus green.

Columbia native turns passion into profit

Donivan Fields, a photographer and YouTuber, showcases his talents by utilizing them amongst his friends and supporters. The mass communication major and marketing minor shared what it’s like to be an entrepreneur who has started…


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Winthrop students are remarchable

On the anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration, people across the nation took to the streets for a second time to protest policies of the Trump administration, including residents in Charlotte, NC. The march at First…


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Collegiate Curls arrives at WU

The natural hair movement has been sweeping the nation, from blogs, the internet and even on mainstream media. Collegiate Curls is a natural hair and service organization that works to empower and unify students from…


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How’s the food? Dining on Winthrop’s campus

Dining on campus is one of the largest parts of the college experience and can be expensive as well. Meal plans at Winthrop can cost upwards of $2,000 and being away from home and eating…


Photo courtesy of Brianna Temple | Editor-in-Chief, Brianna Temple, and Hip Hop Makes You Feel Founder, Alisha Sweatt, pictured at the last Hip Hop Makes Me Feel event of the Fall 2017 semester. Sweatt created t-shirts for students to buy and show how hip hop makes them feel.

Hip Hop Ya Don’t Stop

A room full of hip-hop heads filled Dina’s Place Wednesday, Nov. 8 to discuss their love, and for some, hate, for all things hip-hop. “Hip Hop Makes Me Feel Presents: Internal War in Hip Hop,”…


Photo courtesy of Kristen Haberkorn | (From left to right) Dr. Leigh Poole, President Kristen Haberkorn, Media Coordinator Alyssa Lamb and Secretary Emily Deal of World Ambassadors tabling at the Study Abroad Fair.

World Ambassadors brings the world to Winthrop

World Ambassadors is a new organization on campus that functions as a community for study abroad alumni and anyone interested in international news, events or activities.   Leigh Poole, the director of the International Center…


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The problem with Black Friday

Black Friday, which the busiest shopping day of the year, is November 24, the day after Thanksgiving. Millions of people every year go on rampages through strip malls, department stores, and food markets to buy…


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Top five shows LGBTQ characters

  The L Word   This show has some of the most iconic LGBTQ+ characters in television history. This show portrays a group of lesbians living out their lives in the Los Angeles community. This…