March 2009

All posts published in March 2009

45 posts

Pay attention to your body before it’s too late


During the last week of classes last semester, I began to have sharp pelvic pains. I ignored it for a few days until the aches began to interfere with my sleep.After 15 minutes of Internet research one morning, I concluded I had a urinary tract infection."N... More »

Around Greensboro: African Pride Hair Care


Having a variety of hairstyles and textures here on campus, it is necessary for us to be able to use products that are appropriate for proper hair maintenance. That is where the African Pride hair company comes in to play, as they offer a complete line of h... More »

Human remains found from crocodile attack


DARWIN, Australia (AP) — Police said they found human remains Monday in an Australian swamp where a crocodile snatched an 11-year-old girl.The remains would undergo DNA testing to determine whether they belong to the girl who vanished Sunday while swimming ... More »

School scraps unofficial St. Patty’s


College students drink. College students go to class.But mixing the two? It has happened with shamelessness at the University of Illinois during "Unofficial St. Patrick's Day," an all-day celebration of excessive drunkenness that occurs each year around the... More »

Condoms won’t solve AIDS in Africa


YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) — Pope Benedict XVI said on his way to Africa Tuesday that condoms were not the answer in the continent's fight against HIV, his first explicit statement on an issue that has divided even clergy working with AIDS patients.Benedict arr... More »

Young, Gifted and Black


On Wednesday, March 11, the young and talented had the opportunity to display their marvelous talents and skills in Harrison Auditorium. The program, which is presented by Young, Gifted, and Black Productions, featured the starring cast members from SUAB an... More »

U.S. military shoots down Iranian drone


BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. jets shot down an Iranian unmanned surveillance aircraft last month over Iraqi territory about 60 miles northeast of Baghdad, the U.S. military said Monday.A U.S. statement said the Ababil 3 was tracked for more than an hour before U.S. ... More »

McCain: There will be no secrets


On Friday March 13 at 3 p.m., the Chancellor Search Committee was joined by University of North Carolina system President Erskine Bowles in the Alumni Foundation Event Center. Citing a very specific list of what he wants in the next candidate, Bowles briefl... More »

Georgia Bound


The Student Union was packed with A&T Alums and students supporting the A&T women's basketball team as they awaited their NCAA bid on ESPN's NCAA women's basketball selection show.The Lady Aggies were sitting at tables throughout the Stallings Ballroom some... More »

Abuse: Is It Worth It?


Nationally recognized Women's Month as well as the recent occurrences in the news bring up a highly overlooked subject: domestic violence.

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20 Questions, March 18


1. Did you come to our debate on Monday night? 2.  Isn't "interesting" the only word to describe it? 3. Do you know who you are gonna vote for now? 4. Or is it up in the air for you ? 5. Do you know who your class officers are? 6. Is that going to make you ... More »