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Review: ‘Queen & Slim’ Highlights Love Amid Tragedy
Culture

Review: ‘Queen & Slim’ Highlights Love Amid Tragedy

By Sasha Charlemagne, Staff Reporter Melina Matsoukas, two-time Grammy Award winning director, is responsible for for the strikingly lush visuals we’ve seen in the music videos for Beyonce’s “Formation” and Solange’s “Losing You.” Bringing her signature, richly-colored style to the silver screen as the director of her first feature film was just as captivating as…

Art Collective Makes Waves on Campus
CAMPUS, Culture, LIFE+STYLE

Art Collective Makes Waves on Campus

By Arielle Williams, Staff Reporter While Howard University is renowned for its business school and graduate programs, the creative hub cultivated on Howard’s campus is equally as stimulating. Jaylin Ward, a sophomore journalism major, community development minor from the Bronx, NY is a fitting example of the innovation that the student body epitomizes.  Ward along…

OPINION | The Gospel According to Ye
CAMPUS, Culture, LIFE+STYLE

OPINION | The Gospel According to Ye

Sunday Service was on a Saturday By Jada Orr, Staff Reporter Sounds of organized noise and drum beats were rising, meeting the students and alum walking curiously up Georgia Avenue. The high notes seemed to whisper in the early morning winds of a homecoming weekend secret. Choral harmonies continued to rise and carried on to…

Netflix Hosts Screening of Beyoncé’s “Homecoming” for Howard, HBCUs
CAMPUS, Culture, NEWS

Netflix Hosts Screening of Beyoncé’s “Homecoming” for Howard, HBCUs

By Jaylin Paschal, Editor-in-Chief Beyoncé Knowles-Carter headlined Coachella in 2018 in what was a highly-anticipated and critically-acclaimed performance. A year later on April 17, while Coachella 2019 was unfolding, Knowles-Carter published Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé featuring the full two-hour performance and behind the scenes footage of the show’s development. Homecoming was a performance dedicated…

Essay – What it Means to be a Bison
Culture, EDITORIAL

Essay – What it Means to be a Bison

By Courtney Diggs, Staff Reporter All college students remember being in the final stride of their high school career anxiously refreshing their web browsers to find out if they were accepted into the college of their choosing. When making a final college decision, various aspects can be taken into consideration, such as the location and…

Review: ‘Queen & Slim’ Highlights Love Amid Tragedy
Culture

Review: ‘Queen & Slim’ Highlights Love Amid Tragedy

By Sasha Charlemagne, Staff Reporter Melina Matsoukas, two-time Grammy Award winning director, is responsible for for the strikingly lush visuals we’ve seen in the music videos for Beyonce’s “Formation” and Solange’s “Losing You.” Bringing her signature, richly-colored style to the silver screen as the director of her first feature film was just as captivating as…

Perspective: Nigeria’s Historical Entry ‘Lionheart’ Disqualified From Oscars
Culture

Perspective: Nigeria’s Historical Entry ‘Lionheart’ Disqualified From Oscars

By Sasha Charlemagne On Nov. 4, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences officially disqualified the Nigerian film “Lionheart” from 2020 Oscar consideration. The film, Nigeria’s first-ever entry, was disqualified from the International Feature category due to most of its dialogue being in English, Nigeria’s official language. The Academy’s ‘Best Foreign Language Film’ category…

Art Collective Makes Waves on Campus
CAMPUS, Culture, LIFE+STYLE

Art Collective Makes Waves on Campus

By Arielle Williams, Staff Reporter While Howard University is renowned for its business school and graduate programs, the creative hub cultivated on Howard’s campus is equally as stimulating. Jaylin Ward, a sophomore journalism major, community development minor from the Bronx, NY is a fitting example of the innovation that the student body epitomizes.  Ward along…

OPINION | The Gospel According to Ye
CAMPUS, Culture, LIFE+STYLE

OPINION | The Gospel According to Ye

Sunday Service was on a Saturday By Jada Orr, Staff Reporter Sounds of organized noise and drum beats were rising, meeting the students and alum walking curiously up Georgia Avenue. The high notes seemed to whisper in the early morning winds of a homecoming weekend secret. Choral harmonies continued to rise and carried on to…

Tracing Our Roots: A Look into the Annual Fashion Show
Culture, HOMECOMING

Tracing Our Roots: A Look into the Annual Fashion Show

By Asha Alajai-Sharif, Staff Reporter The annual fashion show is one of the most anticipated events each year during Homecoming. It represents tradition and serves as a symbol for the importance of fashion not only to Howard University but to the Black community as well. Madison Star Brim, a senior fashion design major, is the…

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