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Celebrities boycott Oscars

Erin Didyoung, Staff writer

March 6, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Comedian Chris Rock confronted Hollywood’s diversity issue at the 2016 Academy Awards Feb. 28 in Los Angeles. “Man, I counted at least 15 black people on that montage. I’m here at the Academy Awards, otherwise known...

Oh the places to go in South Carolina

Colleen Roach, Staff Writer

February 26, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Spring break is just a week away, so use that time to visit some of these places in South Carolina. If sand, sun and water are your favorite things, consider taking a road trip to one of the many beaches in South Carolina. Most ...

Columbia College Dance Company showcases Georgia O’Keeffe

Melvonia Taylor, Staff Writer

February 24, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Uncategorized

The Columbia College Dance Company presented the Faculty and Guest Artist Dance Concert Jan. 29 and 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Cottingham Theatre. CCDC featured the dance entitled “Moving O’K,” which was choreographed by Marc...

Estamos Unidas Latina Student Association celebrates Carnaval

Melvonia Taylor, Staff Writer

February 23, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

  Estamos Unidas Latina Student Association celebrated Carnaval with the Columbia College student body on Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. in the student union. “I wanted to know what was going on. I also wanted to interact with ...

The symbolism and meaning in Beyonce’s “Formation” screams black power

Paige A. Riggins, Staff Writer

February 23, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  Beyonce’s music video “Formation” sparked social media discussions and conversations about racial relations and social justice issues. “I loved her outfit and her hair. The song made me want to get up and...

Businesswomen give advice about leadership at Columbia College

February 22, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

Women make up 14.6 percent of all executive officers even though they make up 50.8 percent of the population in the U.S., according to the Center for American Progress. The Women & Leadership speaker series focuses on the gendered leadership experience in South Carolina, exploring present challenges ...

“The Boy” and why it’s a must-see movie

Paige A. Riggins, Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

  “The Boy” premiered on Jan. 22, and it is a horror/thriller movie that has an unexpected ending. With any horror movie, you have to have the mysterious characters that have a hidden backstory. You also have to h...

Thirty-two percent of college students experience long-distance relationships

Paige A. Riggins, Staff Writer

February 18, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

  Forty percent of long distance relationships do not last after five months. This could happen because a student’s boyfriend or girlfriend doesn’t go to the same school, or their career goals take them in two differen...

Koalaty fashion show encourages dress for success

Melvonia Taylor, Staff Writer

January 28, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

The Center for Career Coaching and Professional Development at Columbia College is hosting a fashion show for the third year in Breed 201/202 on March 31 at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. This year’s theme is “Koalaty Fashions....

English majors present on their internships

Paige A. Riggins, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

On November 11, writing for print and digital media and literary studies majors currently taking the internship class presented on their semester internships. Columbia College students are encouraged to take internships in...

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