Aggies lend a helping hand in the community

Throughout life, we run into stumbling blocks and may need extra assistance to get by. There are others in the same position or perhaps worse who are in need of a giving heart also. With that in mind, students at A&T are showing their holiday spirit by giving back to their communities at home and in Greensboro.

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I came, I saw, I conquered

The film “The Departed” includes two important characters: the mole and the rat. I think of myself as the mole. I didn’t infiltrate the high stakes realm of the FBI or drug mafia. Instead, I managed to penetrate another tough defense, a group of male associates. I deem the friends The Players. Each offered great insight into aspects of the male thought process. At times when they attempted to escape the pressures of school, work and women, I was permitted to partake in their introspective conversations about life. Each individual maintained his own identity by playing a specific role. As a result, I grew to understand, respect and take each for whom he truly is. The game is not merciful, but it taught me how great players strategically maneuver to score and ultimately win.

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Campus Police Blotter

Robbery12/03/2007, 11:30 p.m.Riverwalk ApartmentsA male student reported that he was assaulted and robbed at an off campus location. The estimated total loss is unknown at this time. There were no injuries. The Greensboro Police Department is investigating.

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Really? Black people are killing each other?

One reason I’ve always doubted my role in the media and my future as a working professional journalist is because at the end of the day, it’s a business built on tragedy, and I don’t see myself being able to live with my own conscience profiting from tragedy.

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10 Commandments of College: The A&T Edition

As 2007 winds down, I, as every college student, have a chance to reflect on the events of the semester. For the most part, we all have experienced downfalls as well as triumphs, both which will ultimately help to shape our college careers if they haven’t already.

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Part 7: The Butterfly Effect

“There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly.” R. Buckminster Fuller said these words and could not have been more accurate. There is no direct indication of what one will become, only the potential that one will become something phenomenal.

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Vick gets 23 months

Former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick was sentenced to 23 months in federal prison for his role in illegal dogfighting, with 3 years probation, just minutes ago.

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