Food desert on the South Side of Tallahassee

By Nichelle Cobb Winn Dixie, Publix, and Walmart are some of the traditional places that most individuals like to do their grocery shopping at. These stores are located nine minutes or more away from FAMU’S campus; FAMU is in the heart of the south side of Tallahassee. Most residents of the south side must travel […]

Suicide among the youth, don’t become forever young

By| Christina Hunter Clark Flatt was like many other parents with teenagers like his son, Jason. Jason was a normal, loving, all around 16-year-old kid. When Mr. Flatt came to speak at Florida A&M University’s campus, he didn’t come scouting out a potential college for his son. Instead he was the speaker of a Suicide […]

A Seat at the Table for Women in Radio’s Dinner

By| Carly Watson Have you ever longed for a group within your work field that understood you? A group that made your problems their own in order to benefit you? A group that planned networking events all to see you succeed? Meaghan Taylor wanted this as a female working in the radio industry. Since it […]

Marvel’s “Black Panther” Isn’t Exactly What People Expected…. It’s Better!

Photo credit: Marvel By |Simone Williams After nearly three years of intense anticipation, “Black Panther” opened in theatres this passed Thursday. The story follows T’Challa who, after the unfortunate death of his father, must take the throne and become the Black Panther to defend Wakanda against outside forces which threaten to destroy their way of […]

#FORTHECULTURE: The State of Black America Town Hall

By| Nichelle Cobb FAMU hosted a Town Hall Panel discussion apart of the observance for Black History Month, on Friday February 9th. The Town hall included a profound discussion featuring all African American Panelist and a question and answer session immediately afterwards. The panel included various relevant topics that are affecting the Black Community including health […]

The artwork of Michael Pearce featured at Foster Tanner Art Gallery

By| Blaire Bishop Florida A&M University’s (FAMU)Exhibit featured artwork from Michael Pearce, A professional artist, From England. The exhibit Include ceramics, drawings, paintings, photography sculpture, mixed media, installations and performance art. The Exhibit is open from January 11, to February 2. During this event the sound of soft classical music poured through the speakers as […]

Back to “B.A.E.sics”

Back to “B.A.E.sics” By| Blaire Bishop Adrianne Gurley, a physical therapist, motivational speaker and relater, met her soulmate at FAMU but it wasn’t until social media when she started to interact with her husband. Dr. Marcus Gurley, a pharmacist, motivational speaker, business owner and relerter who found his wonderful wife at FAMU after realizing a […]

iGrow South City, The Aetna Foundation Spotlight Award

iGrow South City, The Aetna Foundation Spotlight Award By| Lauren Coleman iGrow “Whatever You Like”, a youth empowerment and urban agriculture entrepreneurship program of the Tallahassee Food Network, was named a finalist in the “Healthiest Cities and Counties Challenge.” In January, iGrow South City was given notification that they are a part of the top […]

Images Fashion Show

By| Brianna Harmon With spring finally here, the fashion world is popping. Images Modeling Troupe held it’s spring fashion show on Saturday Feb. 3 at the FAMU Campus Recreational field in a heated tent. This year’s show was themed around the noun Anomaly, a deviation or departure from the norm or common order. “For over […]