Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Starting the school year off stressed

Upperclassmen receive limited help during move-in Kristen Harris Opinions Editor College move-in is a different, albeit difficult, experience for everyone. However, as an upperclassman, move-in presented challenges...

Focus on issues, not demographics in 2016 election

Jasmine Knox, Staff Writer   The debate on separation between church and state has long been a heated one in our country, and in the wake...

Google loses its focus in new design

Emily Goldberg, Staff Writer   As a company, you always run the risk of your audience disapproving of change. For Google, this is exactly what happened. On...

Thanksgiving is the New Black Friday

But is this the wisest decision for these retailers?  It is my favorite holiday of the year. All my family comes in from out of...

Election day: D.C. versus Raleigh

When I started interning in Washington D.C., I began looking forward to the election. My internship is very hands-on, and I’d been given chances...

Facebook provides new gender options

Facebook has recently made a change to allow users to customize their gender options. Facebook has attempted to broaden their rage in appealing to...

Juicing: a new way to spring clean

You never realize how much of your day revolves around meals until you are denied of eating any solid foods. A week ago, the...

How you and your community can benefit by supporting local businesses

Rebecca Padgett Opinions Editor   When most of us are hungry and can’t possibly fathom another delicious meal at the cafe we flock to places like Chipotle...

Power of symbols: respecting the community and thinking before we speak

The definition of a symbol is “something used for or regarded as representing something else.” A symbol can be a sports jersey signifying a...

Body image problems not always about pounds

Kelly Lamano Co-Editor   We’ve all heard the comments, whether it was heard indirectly, directly or as an observer. “You could lose a few pounds,” or “I...

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Student Government changes SafeRide

Reems Landreth Student Government announced in a tweet this past Friday that students will now be charged for SafeRide after their second use of the...

Students shop Black Friday sales this year

Abby McHenry Black Friday marks the beginning of the holiday retail season and with it comes a variety of shopping choices. Some students took advantage of...

Eat and be Merry this Christmas

Katie Padget Bacon Wrapped Smokies This recipe is always a party favorite, but there’s something extra special about snacking on these warm and savory bacon smokies...