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Black History Month Daily Fact: Carter Godwin Woodson

Black History Month Daily Fact: Carter Godwin Woodson

Written by Dileen Muhsin, Feauture Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under Features, Media, Student Life

Carter Godwin Woodson (December 19, 1875 – April 3, 1950) was an African-American historian, author, journalist and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History. He was the son of former slaves, James and Eliza Riddle Woodson. His father helped Union soldiers...

Black History Month Daily Fact: Denmark Vesey

Black History Month Daily Fact: Denmark Vesey

Written by Dileen Muhsin, Feature Editor
February 13, 2017
Filed under Features, Media, Student Life

Denmark Vesey (1767 – July 2, 1822) was a literate, skilled carpenter and leader among African Americans in Charleston, South Carolina. He was harshly accused and convicted of being the ringleader of "the rising," a major potential slave revolt planned for the city in June 1822. He was later than execut...

Black History Month Daily Fact: W.E.B Du Bois

Black History Month Daily Fact: W.E.B Du Bois

Written by Dileen Muhsin, Feature Editor
February 9, 2017
Filed under Features, Media, Student Life

William Edward Burghardt "W. E. B." Du Bois (February 23, 1868 – August 27, 1963) was an American sociologist, historian, civil rights activist, author, and editor. After completing college at both University of Berlin and Harvard, where he was the first African American to earn a doctorate, he became...

M. Night Shyamalan’s new psychological thriller is sure to Split your brain

M. Night Shyamalan’s new psychological thriller is sure to Split your brain

Written by Jaylin Baylis, Entertainment Reporter
January 29, 2017
Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Media, Movie Review, Rockin' Reviews, Showcase

  Psychological thrillers can be the most intense of all thrillers. They address the inner most areas of our brain and the fears we hate to recognize. M. Night Shyamalan new horror/thriller film “Split,” hit theaters on January 20th, 2017. The movie focuses on a man (portrayed by James McAvory...

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