NBA Rookie of the Year race down to two

Justin Norris | Staff Writer The rookie class that has headlined the 2017-18 NBA season is one of the deepest classes in recent memory. Ben Simmons, Donovan Mitchell, Jayson Tatum, Kyle Kuzma, Lauri Markkanen, Lonzo Ball, Dennis Smith Jr. and others have all given their respective franchises hope about being potential cornerstones for years to come. Despite the number of rookies having strong inaugural seasons, the race for the Rookie of the Year award has virtually been cut down to two. These men are Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz and Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers. These two rookies … Continue reading NBA Rookie of the Year race down to two

Conquering the captivity of your comfort zone

Zipporah Baldwin | Staff Writer Whether it’s shooting your shot, performing at an open mic night or just contributing to a class discussion, each day, we are faced with new opportunities to step out of our comfort zones. However, we often refuse to follow through, simply due to fear. It is time to change things up and become free from unproductive, self-imposed limitations, if considering new positive opportunities will contribute to our growth. Hampton students have experienced success when they stepped out of their comfort zone. Take, for example, graduating senior Mion Edwards. “I found a deeper part of myself … Continue reading Conquering the captivity of your comfort zone