FAMU mentoring program hosts “For Our Girls”

By| Asia Irvin The Florida A&M Big Sister Little Sister (BSLS) Mentoring Program hosted a community event, “For Our Girls,” at Jake Gaither Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon, where girls were given the opportunity to fellowship with women organizations and were given tips on how to maintain great physical, mental, and emotional health as they mold […]

Big Plans from SGA Executive Branch

By| Aliyah Glover   Do you feel the presence of student government? Newly appointed Vice President Da’juh Sawyer wants the student body to become familiar with who their representatives are in SGA. In her first meeting since having the position Sawyer along with Chief of Staff, Denver Smith led a very strong meeting. “We are […]

FAMU Project

Ajax builders of FAMU’s Center of Access and Student Success seeks minority-owned businesses to bid on project By| Eboni Walker   June of last year, FAMU hosted a groundbreaking ceremony to honor its new Center for Access and Student Success. As of a couple weeks ago, fencing was added to the building site to indicate […]

Tell Them We Are Rising premiere

By|Brielle Crooms Directed by filmmaker Stanley Nelson, Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities is the first documentary created to explain the impact of HBCUs. The premiere will air on Independent Lens on WFSU, Monday, February 19, 2018. Throughout the documentary there are several historians who stated their perspective on […]


By| Aliyah Glover     Student Government Association held a senate meeting which was packed with students earlier this week. There were people standing along the walls in attendance. “I feel that Monday’s meeting was a success, because it is SGA week and we wanted to be transparent with the student body. We had food […]

Confirmations & Unfinished Business

By|Aliyah Glover Student Government Association held a senate meeting this week where some confirmations were held. The 47th student senate started tonight’s session just as any other. Call to order, Moment of Dedication, Alma Mater/Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call/Verification of Quorum. The senate meeting consisted of the placement of the university’s SGA vice president […]

Not Enough Parking on FAMU’s campus

By| Janai Moton When it comes to finding the perfect parking spot, its crucial to how you mornings or day will turn out. Imagine attending a University with over 9,000 students, and there is limited parking on campus. How does this make you feel? Angry? Frustrated? According to the Tallahassee Democrat, FAMU has experienced a […]

#FORTHECULTURE: The State of Black America Town Hall

By| Nichelle Cobb FAMU hosted a Town Hall Panel discussion apart from the observance of 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 afterward. 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 […]