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Remembering Mamba: Bison, World React to Loss of NBA Legend Kobe Bryant
Culture, SPORTS

Remembering Mamba: Bison, World React to Loss of NBA Legend Kobe Bryant

By Sarah Jones-Smith, Staff Reporter “It’s really just unbelievable, feels like a bad dream. Words can’t describe how legendary this man was,” said Howard University Basketball player, Nathaniel Garvey. The death of basketball icon Kobe Bryant has left a tremendous impact on families across the globe. Bryant, his daughter Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant, along with seven…

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

Hips at Halftime Kickoff Super Bowl Debate
Culture, LIFE+STYLE, SPORTS

Hips at Halftime Kickoff Super Bowl Debate

By Sasha Charlemagne, Staff Reporter The Super Bowl has become a yearly pop cultural moment where an artist can take advantage of the millions of viewers in order to make a statement. As the most watched television event of the year, the Super Bowl allows for all who take part, from advertisers to musical acts,…

Remembering Mamba: Bison, World React to Loss of NBA Legend Kobe Bryant
Culture, SPORTS

Remembering Mamba: Bison, World React to Loss of NBA Legend Kobe Bryant

By Sarah Jones-Smith, Staff Reporter “It’s really just unbelievable, feels like a bad dream. Words can’t describe how legendary this man was,” said Howard University Basketball player, Nathaniel Garvey. The death of basketball icon Kobe Bryant has left a tremendous impact on families across the globe. Bryant, his daughter Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant, along with seven…

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
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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…

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