GAB.E: The Kid

By Breeana Draper Gabrielle Ramseur is not only a biology student at North Carolina A&T State University, but she is also a break out artist who got her start as a child. Her Beginning and Inspirations GAB.E started singing at the age of 4 when she began piano lessons. “Through becoming familiar with the melodic […]

N.C. A&T and Ashely Stewart host The Big Ideas Conference

By Jana Shaw, Editor and Chief North Carolina Agriculture and Technical State University has immersed itself in the spirit of entrepreneurship. On April 20th, the University hosted The Big Ideas Conference. The Big Ideas Conference was a platform for a new scholarship announcement as well as workshops to help empower women through education. The conference […]

The Fight for Unalienable Rights

By Brittany Van Pelt, Register Reporter North Carolina’s Republican lawmakers introduced a bill this week that would outlaw same-sex marriage in the state. The proposed House Bill 780 (The Uphold of Marriage Act) would restore the state’s constitution on gay marriage before it was overturned federally by Supreme Court in 2015. House Speaker Tim Moore said that […]

K. Michelle Partners with Jack Daniels.

By James B Williams Kimberly Michelle Pate – also known as ‘K. Michelle’ – is a Florida A&M University graduate and songstress who recently made history. She is the first African American artist and person to have an endorsement deal with Jack Daniels. K. Michelle has been endorsed by the popular alcoholic brand since December 2014. […]

Reserves Housing Troubles

By Chyrée Counts and Akiva’ Rooks The Reserve Greensboro, student apartments for University of North Carolina at Greensboro and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical University, has had an issue with their hot water for almost a week. N.C. A&T students Akiva’ Rooks, Shentil Martin, and Charisma Shields were the only residents who were affected with […]

Trump Jumps the Gun

By Allison Gilmore   On Thursday, April 6th, President Donald Trump ordered for 59 Tomahawk Cruise Missiles to be launched at a Syrian airbase. This was performed in response to the chemical warfare that has been unleashed upon innocent men, women, and children. Trump sees this proactive response as heroic, but he does not realize he […]

HB2 vs. HB142: What’s the difference?

By Brittany Van Pelt, Contributor House Bill 142, which was signed into law late last month by Governor Roy Cooper, repealed North Carolina’s controversial House Bill Two law. Yet, many have been asking if the law really holds significant change. HB2 * Required transgender people to use the restroom that corresponds to the sex on their […]

Blacks and Mental Health: Why We Suffer in Silence

The topic of mental health has become a hot button issue in our country. Even with growing social awareness, there is still a strong stigma about the legitimacy of mental illness. This stigma is most prevalent in the African-American community. As someone who has battled depression and anxiety since the age of fourteen, I believe […]

Is T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle over?

By Chyrée Counts In December fans were shocked about the news that rapper Clifford “T.I.” Harris filed for divorce from his wife, Tameka “Tiny” Harris. T.I. and Tiny are adored for their 15- year relationship and their reality show, T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle, which shows their lives as married parents raising their blended […]