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A day in the life of a CL

A day in the life of a CL

Janay Garrett, sophomore Political Science major Community Leader for Centennial Place For Janay Garrett, the term “Community Leader” goes beyond a job title. Though this is just her first year as a CL, Garrett is confident in her ability to help others. “We’re the people residents can come to if they need help with anything […]

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Tips for protecting your belongings

· Make sure to always lock your car and apartment. Talk to your roommates to ensure you’re all on the same page. · Don’t leave valuables your the car, especially not in plain view. If you have to leave your purse or iPad in the car, lock it in the trunk or tuck it under […]

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Group carding in the Boro

Group carding in the Boro

Group carding, when a business refuses to sell alcohol to an individual unless everyone in his or her party is of age, is a controversial practice. Walmart made headlines earlier this summer when employees refused to sell alcohol to an Iowa man because his 15-year-old daughter was with him, prompting public discussion about the the […]

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Sports

The basics of NC State

The basics of NC State

Raleigh, North Carolina, home of the North Carolina State Wolfpack, is the site of another block of Georgia Southern University history. The first game ever played by the Eagles as a FBS program will take place deep in the Tar Heel State at Carter-Finley Stadium. While the Eagles are in the genesis of playing college […]

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Women’s soccer travels once again

Women’s soccer travels once again

The Georgia Southern Women’s Soccer team (2-0-0) is back on the field after an upsetting 2013 season. However, the 2014 season is looking bright thus far. After winning their exhibition game against The Citadel, the Eagles hit the road, beating Francis Marion 2-1 and UNC Wilmington 2-0. Now, Ga. Southern travels to Auburn, Ala., to […]

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Preview of Active Ankle Challenge

Preview of Active Ankle Challenge

Georgia Southern will be traveling to Gainesville, Fla., this weekend to go up against No. 10 Florida, Idaho, and Oklahoma. Oklahoma received 114 votes but just missed being in the Top 25. With three wins against three highly competitive teams this tournament, Ga. Southern will definitely be turning heads not only in the Sun Belt […]

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A & E

The Hangover Edition: From how to spend the night out to waking up the next morning

The Hangover Edition: From how to spend the night out to waking up the next morning

Staying in or going out? Time to drink. The party is at the house down the road. Actually, it’s not. The friends are going to a bar instead. Mister Generous in the group says first few rounds are on him. Wherever you guys end up, this night is going to be all about drinking. No […]

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Rocking the RAC

What do an avid rock climber and an inexperienced student have in common? They both have the opportunity to get belay certified and improve their bouldering skills, all while having an amazing time doing it! The Belay Clinic On Tuesday, Southern Adventures will host a free belay clinic for students. This clinic will teach students […]

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Buzz List: VMA Edition

Buzz List: VMA Edition

I shouldn’t have done it, I should have turned off the TV and gone to bed like I said I would, but I just couldn’t. I reluctantly turned my television to the channel it rarely sees: MTV. The VMA’s were just starting and I sat back to watch the carnage begin. I wouldn’t classify myself […]

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Opinions

Take your ass to class

Take your ass to class

You’re lying in bed, relaxing, not a care in the world. The sun is shining and you wonder if you should even change out of your PJs. You slept until noon and were able to finally get the beauty sleep you truly needed. There is just one problem: it’s not Saturday. It’s not even the […]

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Letter to the Editor: On Equality

Equality is great! Fairness for all is great! But what does that mean? In this day and age, a quick “I support equality for everyone” inserted in a heterosexual cis man’s twitter bio is all it takes to be considered a hero. I have news. It takes much more than that. We are moving more […]

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Take a lollipop, you never know where it might lead you

Take a lollipop, you never know where it might lead you

Hey you with the headphones on ignoring everything I’m saying to you, listen for just a second. Like you, I also avoided the mass of tables and their overly-enthusiastic members like the plague at the Organization Fair. Yeah, that crazy thing where you put in your ear buds, speed up your walking pace and avoid […]

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