47th student senate: recognizes domestic violence

Words by Aliyah Glover The Senate chambers were decorated Purple and white this week in support of Domestic Violence Awareness. There was food and drinks for the gallery to enjoy. Most of the senators had on a purple ribbon which signifies awareness for domestic violence.   When people think of domestic abuse, they often focus […]

Awards and Presentations Board of County Commissioners Discussions Plans for Future Development

By| Nichelle Cobb The Board of County Commissioners had their public meeting on Tuesday February 13th. This meeting consisted of awards, presentations, and discussions for future development and plans for the city of Tallahassee. Commissioner Bill Proctor began with recognizing the work of local Author Roosevelt Wilson, who was also a former publisher of Capital […]

U.S. Government Shuts Down, Sparks Concern

By | Thaddaeus Watkins Concerns considering the aftermath of a government shutdown sparked the nation as Congress failed to pass a spending bill midnight on Friday. Questions regarding which governmental agencies would still be operating was most inquired. According to the Washington Post, government research operations, disaster-recovery efforts, and most federal office buildings, to name […]

Women Kneel Too

  Words by: Shaya Chamorro Raianna Brown in 2016 at the Georgia Tech Game. Photo by: David J. Griff   It is no surprise that women would become a part of the #TakeTheKnee trend. Before the 2016 NFL season, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took a stand (or knee) for the people of this country […]