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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 17, 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...

Native Pride dancers inform Columbia College students

Paige A. Riggins, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

Native Pride dancers perform at Columbia College Nov. 17 in the student union to inform students of the Lumbee tribe and ritualistic dances and songs. As students ate dinner and watched the performance, they were given...

Columbia College music program hosts Advent service

Kyla Gray, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

On Dec. 3, the Columbia College music program held a festival of nine lessons and carols in the College Place United Methodist Church. The event started with an introduction by the Columbia College chamber ensemble directed...

Columbia College music program hosts jazz and percussion ensemble performance

Kyla Gray, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

  On Dec. 1, the Columbia College division of arts and communication held a joint concert featuring the jazz and percussion ensembles in the R. Wright Spears Center for the Arts. The high-energy performance included...

How the first black peanut was born

Jamison E. Reese, Staff Writer

December 9, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

All of Charlie Brown’s friends were white 65 years ago, but after the death of Martin Luther King, one woman felt the need to make a change in her community. It was Harriet Glickman of Los Angeles who convinced the Peanuts...

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