Photo courtesy of Allison Snipes | (Pictured from left to right) Allison Snipes, Eleanor Weldie, Riley Moody, and Hannah Salter. Winthrop University prides itself on pride, diversity, leadership, and more.

What does diversity mean to you?

Defining diversity and how to approach the concept both on campus and in the future lives of students is a primary focus in Winthrop University’s curriculum. It is the topic of most discussions and pieces…


Photo courtesy of Rayana Briggs | Ladies of the Mu Xi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated together on the yard.

The AKAs: a year back on the yard

Since making a comeback in Feb. 2016, the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, or AKAs, are not only present, but members are returning with many achievements they have received over the past year. From management summits…


Photo courtesy of Frankie Zellers. New College Democrats President Frankie Zeller (left) does his first College Democrats event with Parker Quinlan (right) tabling at convocation.

New faces of the Tillman Movement

Benjamin Tillman is a name that has been a subject of great controversy and caused protests among students, including the die-in at Tillman Hall that occurred in the fall of 2016. The die-in was spearheaded…


Holland looks forward to her new leadership position within the organization.

NAACP comes under new leadership

Meagan Holland has made a name for herself on campus by leading the charge for various social movements and protestS. Now, she is adding a significant position to her résumé as President of Winthrop University’s…


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Transgender soldiers under fire

Last month, President Donald Trump stated on Twitter that transgender people would be banned from the military. The President’s goal is to first and foremost keep transgender people from joining the military. Secondly, he requested…



Photo courtesy of Zuri Anderson. A grandfather and his grandson watch the sky in glee before totality happens over Clemson University.

Total Solar Eclipse Viewing at Clemson University

Vibrant-colored umbrellas, telescopes and satellite dishes dotted the Campus Green at Clemson University as thousands of people gathered for the first total solar eclipse since 1979.     “Clemson is in the path of totality….


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The Roddey McMillan Record: “For the Culture”

31 years on Winthrop’s campus, The Roddey McMillan Record, also known as The RMR or The Roddey Mac, has been making an impact and leaving a legacy.   “Specializing in diversity since 1986” is more…