Battle of the Bands: Clash of Titans

Words By: Garrett Foster FAMU Marching 100 face off with the South Carolina State Marching 101 in “Clash of the Titans”. #FAMU #70for70 #FAMU #SCSU #M100 #Marching101 #ClashoftheTitans #rattlersunited A photo posted by Rattlers United (@rattlersunited) on Sep 25, 2016 at 11:30pm PDT Florida A&M Rattlers watched as their very own Marching 100 battled South […]

Planned Parenthood announces services for Transgender Patients

Words By: Chelsea Stewart Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida (PPSWCF) has recently expanded their services to include treatment for patients who are transitioning from one gender to another. Eleven of the region’s healthcare centers will be the first statewide facilities to begin treating transgender patients. The locations include Orlando, Kissimmee, Tampa, Lakeland, Ft. […]

Lockheart: The Pulse of Campus Fashion Presents ‘Fast Fabulous Fashion’

Words By: Rashad Stafford  “Fast Fabulous Fashion” was held on Thursday evening in the School of Journalism & Graphic Communication Gallery. Alexis Lockheart, a senior public relations student and aspiring fashion mogul, hosted the event. Lockheart recently launched her fashion lifestyle brand “Lockheart: The Pulse of Campus Fashion.” After being presented with the opportunity to […]

Colin Kaepernick Brings Demands for Social Justice to the Field

Words By: Chelsea Stewart   In 1814, Francis Scott Key wrote the poem, Defense of Fort McHenry and it was later renamed The Star Spangled Banner. The hymn, which describes America as “the land of the free and home of the brave,” was declared the United States’ National Anthem in 1931. But today, in a […]

Boutiques Options for Fall Grads

Words By: Kirra Martin The last day for Florida A&M University students to order a cap and gown without excess charges is Oct 21, according to a notice by Herff Jones, the supplier of students graduation gear. If the ladies are looking for the perfect pieces to wear under their gown or to complete the […]

Controversy plagues Birth of a Nation

Words By: Chelsea Stewart After premiering at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year, Birth of a Nation made headlines for its $17 million deal with Fox Searchlight. But since, the film has been surrounded with controversy after a 1999 rape case involving Nate Parker, who is the director, producer and lead star of the […]

FAMU College Democrats Hosts Action Hour

Words By: Tiana Jones The returning organization, FAMU College Democrats, hosted the Students for Hillary and College Dems Action Hour Wednesday, September 21st at The Edison Resturant in Cascade Park. The event featured guest speakers Tallahassee’s Mayor Andrew Gillum and Representative Alan Williams. The College Democrats organization seeks to advocate and educate the student body […]