Connected through a rainbow spectrum

Dec 8th, 2014 | By

Often times, finding a safe place for members of the LGBT community to openly discuss issues with his or her sexuality or personal issues, is difficult. The Marriage and Family Therapy program is subduing that burden. Spectrum Connection is session for LGBT members to openly discuss any issues he or she may face because of
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VSU Ignites School Spirit in Students

Dec 4th, 2014 | By

Written By: Mayah Cantave School spirit is not something that can be defined easily. It is a feeling of pride, a moment to foster relationships between students and to show support to your school.   VSU is attempting to give all students and members of the community that feeling of pride.   VSU has begun
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Red Shoes for Blazer spirit

Dec 4th, 2014 | By
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Photo courtesy: Valdosta State University   Written by: Mayah Cantave  School spirit is not something that can be defined easily. It is a feeling of pride, a moment to foster relationships between students and to show support to your school. VSU is attempting to give all students and members of the community that feeling of
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Smoothies make great on-the-go meal

Dec 4th, 2014 | By
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Written: Hailey Nelson  During the week, I usually don’t have time to get out of bed, take a shower, get ready, pull together all of my school supplies, and make myself breakfast. I’m pretty sure all of us have experienced days like this. For me, on-the-go smoothies have been a lifesaver when comes to conserving
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VSU soccer season closes

Nov 20th, 2014 | By

Written By: Kristin Whitman The dark, thick, flammable liquid of the Rollins College Tars distilled over the VSU Blazers in the second round of the South Regional Tournament Sunday afternoon. The Blazers’ (12-7-2) run came to an end in the NCAA South Regional tournament with a 1-0 loss to No. 8 RC (17-2). The Blazers
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VSO gives award-winning performance

Nov 20th, 2014 | By

Written By: Cole Edwards It was music to our ears – and theirs: The Valdosta Symphony Orchestra’s recent win of the 2014 American Prize in Orchestral Performance in the community orchestral division was a sweet sound of victory. The national prize was given in October in honor of the VSO’s live rendition of Pyotr Ilyich
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A Spectator’s view: Pokémon battle showdown

Nov 20th, 2014 | By ,

Written By: Jordan Barela and John Preer This week’s RetroSpec is a little different. Jordan Barela, social media editor, and John Preer, features editor, are two avid Pokémon fans. What do Pokemon fans, especially big fans like these two editors do? They figure out who has the better Pokémon team. There is only one way
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Study-abroad program growing at community colleges

Nov 19th, 2014 | By

By Patricia Alex / The Record (Hackensack, N.J.) / (MCT) HACKENSACK, N.J. – Most community college students haven’t left their counties for school; now a push is under way for them to leave the country. Bergen Community College in New Jersey is one of more than 240 schools that are part of an initiative by
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Streaming poses a dilemma for musicians, fan

Nov 17th, 2014 | By

By Dan Deluca The Philadelphia Inquirer / (MCT) (Adam Orchon/Sipa USA/MCT)   To stream or not to stream: That is the question. Back in July, when Taylor Swift was plotting the pop-music takeover that culminated in sales of almost 1.3 million copies of her album 1989 in its debut week, she wrote an op-ed for
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DEBATE: Award winning team adds to long list of accolades

Nov 13th, 2014 | By

Written By: Marquez Slaughter VSU’s Speech and Debate Team may be considered the underdogs on campus when it comes down to the school’s competitive activities against other universities, but the team brings wins as well as championships to the university. Members of the Forensics (Speech and Debate) Team consider themselves the homecoming champions from their
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