How to Properly Apply Different Forms of Foundation

Words by: Victor Jones     Just like music, makeup is a universal language that many people around the world speak, especially here at Florida A&M University. Makeup not only allows people to showcase their creative skills, but to use makeup in ways that can benefit them professionally and for everyday use. It is important […]

So, You Want to Become A Journalist?

Words by: Kishanda L. Burns   Are you interested in sports? What about the media industry? Or even news in general? Look no further, class of 2021. The School of Journalism and Graphic Communications (SJGC) is the right place to be! You’re probably wondering how could you get involved when you’re only a freshman, have […]

FAMU Homecoming 2017 Fashion Tips

  Words by: Shaya Chamorro It’s that time of the year! Florida A&M University’s homecoming is a day away and like every year many come to show off their unique style. The lineup this year includes the 2 Chainz & 21 Savage concert, step shows, annual parties, and of course game day! Executing your looks […]

The Younger Poet Series Shines At FAMU

Words by: Mikaya Kelly   On Thursday Oct. 5, Florida A&M University had the pleasure of hosting the Younger Poets Series featuring Eve L. Ewing and Hanif Abdurraqib in the Lecture Hall of the School of Journalism & Graphic Communication. The event was put together by the Department of English and Modern Languages College of […]

A.P.B Store: The Culture of Tallahassee

Words by: Shaya Chamorro Photo Credit: A.P.B Website The A.P.B store which stands for “All-Points Bulletin” is an up and coming streetwear store where they believe the youth are the voice of change and reason. A.P.B. is located on 799 West Gaines St. Suite 117, Tallahassee, FL 32304, which is the second location in Florida. […]

What the Ladies Want

Words by: Shaya Chamorro Kaja Hall working on a Saturday morning Photo by: Shaya Chamorro The right shoe can change a woman’s life, and Anthony Castro is assuring this in Tallahassee. Castro, a 29-year-old Miami native, opened the women’s shoe store called Pink Shoe Bag in July of  2015 on Gaines Street. “Before opening my […]

Celebrating Inclusiveness With Fenty Beauty.

Words by: Stephanie Chioma   Photo by: Stephanie Chioma Odokpa-Davis Since Rihanna has launched her “Fenty” brand, it has been a crowd pleaser. From the trendsetting shoes and clothes, everyone is definitely “loving the Fenty”. If you were able to get your hands on them, you are lucky because it usually sells out in MINUTES! […]

Families of FAMU Students Are Left in Despair After Hurricanes

Words by: Jonathan Sanders Dominica storm aftermath. Photocred: NBCNews.com  Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria were two of the most powerful storms in history, leaving a path of demolition through the Caribbean in their wake. The two storms especially devastated the lives of students at Florida A&M University and their family members who are of Caribbean […]

Convocation Brings in Many to Celebrate FAMU’s 130th Birthday

Words by: Mikaya Kelly Photo by: Mikaya Kelly As the crowd of students, administration, staff, and guests filled Lee Hall for the October 5th Founders Day Convocation; the program began promptly at 10:10 a.m. – with the University Concert Choir singing the selection ‘How Excellent’ by Walt Whitman & The Soul Children of Chicago. Prayer […]

What Happened in Vegas?

Words by: Mikaya Kelly   A man lay on top of a woman as others flee.   On the evening of Oct. 1, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire on concertgoers at the Route 91 Harvest Festival from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, NV. According to The Washington […]