“Is it Worth it?”

By Chelsey Perry “Is it worth it?” This is the thought that replays over and over again in my mind. I can sit back and get lost in the song Waves by Kanye West, but I can’t loosen the thought that repeats over and over again in my head when I’m listening to it. “Slavery…

Senior Sit Down: University of Georgia Class of 2019 (A Short Film)

By Lyndsey Jackson  Producer’s Note: “A Letter to My Freshman Year Self” Senior Sit Down   Dear Lyndsey,   Freshman year was hard. You dealt with stress, home sickness and the loss of a grandparent all in one year. You didn’t know what to major in or what you wanted to do after college. However,…

You’ve Got Time

By Kerbi Rucker It seems like was just yesterday, we were in our senior year of high school applying for colleges. We had it all figured out. I don’t know about everyone else, but I knew exactly what I wanted to do with the rest of my life. No one could tell me that it…

Expanding the College Playoffs

By Arianna Marks Four. That is the number of college teams that makes the College Football Playoffs each year. There is a total of one hundred thirty teams in NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS.) In 2013, the NCAA started in new system to determine who is the nation’s best football team. The NCAA…

Georgia Basketball Electrifies Stegeman on Opening Day

By Andrew Frierson There was a whole new atmosphere surrounding Stegeman Coliseum on Friday night as both the men’s and women’s Georgia basketball teams played their first game of the 2018-2019 season. The student section was flooded with red and black along with the rest of the arena to watch the number fourteen ranked Georgia…

War Who?

By Sydney Gibbs After an extremely long four weeks, Georgia fans gathered into well-beloved Sanford Stadium for Saturday in Athens. It wasn’t just any Saturday either, it was the 123rd edition of the deep south oldest football rivalry between the Bulldogs and the Auburn Tigers. Does not matter how good or bad a team is, rivalry games…

An Open Letter to My Ex

By Tyler Norman I am confused. I am angry. I am conflicted. Why? Not really sure… It’s just hard to find somebody like, like him. I want someone to laugh, cry, and grow with – a friend. Now, I have friends but, I just don’t have him. I don’t have someone to call at any…

Am I African American or Black?

By C’Ayanam Nyomi Obiekwe Yes; the infamous question that many, and even myself, are tired of. I think that one thing that we can all agree on is that there is a plethora of backgrounds within the black community. Despite this, we share similar stories, which is why there is always a tweet that one can relate…

Voter Supression

By Cheryl Kwapong Current Georgia Secretary of State Brain Kemp is in a heated race against, Stacey Abrams, the first black woman to win a major party’s nomination for governor. The job, as the secretary of state amongst other things, includes overseeing the voter registration of their state. “I’d say there’s an obvious conflict of…