Hampton University student inspired to establish new mentoring program

Dazha Austin | Staff Writer According to the American Association of Pharmaceutical Sciences, mentoring is a relationship between two individuals based on a mutual desire for development towards career goals and objectives. By sharing fun activities and exposing a mentee to new experiences, a mentor encourages positive choices, promotes high self-esteem, supports academic achievement, and introduces the young person to new ideas. Khadijah White, a St. Louis, Missouri native and first-year business marketing major at Hampton University has been inspired to create a new mentorship program. What many people do not know, is that the distance from St. Louis, Missouri … Continue reading Hampton University student inspired to establish new mentoring program

Bold & Breastless: Shondia Sabari explains her breast cancer survival story

Taylor White | Contributing Writer In a season known for Halloween candy and pumpkin spice lattes, it’s also important to remember that October is Breast Cancer awareness month. To bring awareness to this issue, Hampton University’s, Women’s Caucus and Greer Dawson Wilson Student Leadership program hosted a talk with Shondia Sabari, a breast cancer survivor. Sabari is from South Carolina and a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She was diagnosed with breast cancer at the young age of 36. One morning something told her to get a mammogram, she later describes this feeling as the holy spirit. A … Continue reading Bold & Breastless: Shondia Sabari explains her breast cancer survival story

Tennessee State University campus shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 injured

Phillip Jackson | Web Editor On Friday, CNN reported that three people were shot on the campus of Tennessee State University in Nashville Thursday night. Tanya Stone, Operations supervisor for the Metro Nashville emergency communication center said authorities transported all … Continue reading Tennessee State University campus shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 injured