Is your zodiac sign accurate?

Nia Brevard | Contributing Writer Rapper Lil Wayne said it, and now I’m saying it. “I need your name and zodiac sign in order for me to talk to you.” Zodiac signs can hint relationship and friendship compatibility, career possibilities and specific personality traits. However, for those who have no clue what zodiac signs are, mean and can represent, let me explain: A long time ago, a few astrologists analyzed the sun, moon and positions of the planets. What came from their findings and theories were 12 zodiac signs that fall under the water, air, earth or fire elements. Aquarius, … Continue reading Is your zodiac sign accurate?

Is the dorm life really that bad?

Nia Brevard | Contributing Writer As we all know, it’s a love/hate relationship when it comes to dorm life. When you come to college, getting the dorm together and making it your own can be exciting; but after a couple of weeks, things can change. Bathrooms Sharing a bathroom with your siblings is tough, but sharing a bathroom with 10 other girls that you don’t know is another story. On top of that, the bathroom may not be the cleanest, and only one shower may work. This was a huge problem for me and was the main reason why I … Continue reading Is the dorm life really that bad?

The hard-knock life of a child star

Nia Brevard | Contributing Writer Looking from the outside in, it seems that child stars have it all. They get to meet amazing people, travel the world, make thousands of dollars, and…be famous! But unfortunately, all of this luxury comes with a price. “When I was younger, I did want to be a child star because of what I saw. But looking back on it, and seeing what fame actually did to [child stars], I now realize why my mom was against it,” said Queen Angu, a sophomore psychology major from Montgomery County, Md. A USA Today article by Donna … Continue reading The hard-knock life of a child star