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Growing up the first-born son of two Haitian immigrants, I learned at an early age my circumstances were not my destiny. I also learned in order to succeed in life I must act in spite of fear. Fear often keeps many of us from reaching to the stars and climbing the highest mountains life puts in our path. When I saw the opportunity to literally and figuratively climb ...

18 Signs That You’re a Georgia State University Senior is a post that may be relatable to any GSU student that is currently a senior, because at least one, if not all of these moments have happened to a senior at one point or another.

1. Your alarm clock goes off and you calculate how many times you’ve already missed that class this semester.

2. You decide it’s ...

If you’re reading this, I am pretty sure you’re still reminiscing about bathing in the sunbeams on a beautiful Florida beach. I, too, have shared similar sentiments about my previous spring breaks, but this year’s was a little…different.

During spring break I had an unforgettable time launching my start-up music festival smartphone app, Festivus, at two music festivals: BUKU in New Orleans, LA and

Many people are aware that Georgia State University is an institute that is working hard to grow its innovation processes; however, many of us aren’t as familiar with exactly how Georgia State University is going about this innovation. Some of it is already being implemented and other parts are a work in progress. The Chief Innovation Officer, Phil Ventimiglia, and his office are focusing on four main areas as they look to the future ...

The Style Highlight of February

Georgia State University has always been a school overflowing with great style and artistic expression. This month’s Style Highlight introduces Biology major Aminata M’baye and Marketing major Shariah Copeland. Photographed by Donte Maurice, Aminata & Shariah demonstrates how versatile winter fashion can be! Drawing inspiration from their European Mod Style influences, they consistently create a style that is captivatingly classic yet timeless.

 

We are constantly on the lookout ...

By: Ashton Brasher

My days as a college student are numbered. That fact both excites and terrifies me. One thing is for sure, the past four years have been overwhelmingly great. College brings a lot of hardship for many. It’s expensive, it comes with a lot of hard decisions, friendships grow and fail, and so much more. That said, there’s so much we don’t realize the value of during this ...

Why dropping out is never an option!

Being college students, we all know how difficult school can be; especially when you have so many other extracurriculars going on. If you’re like me, then you’ve most likely had the struggle of deciding whether school is STILL the right choice for you.

If so, let me help you out with that decision by breaking down some of the reasons why I made the decision to stay.

1. Time

College is seen as ...

Internships are among the best jobs you can get while in college because they offer you real world experience that employers go crazy for. Now that you’ve decided to intern, how do you land the perfect summer internship?

1. Perfect your resume and cover letter

Your resume and cover letter are usually the first things a potential employer sees. (Between you and I, many of the companies or ...

Oh, the joys of spring semester: beautiful weather, no more Atlanta Falcons games to watch desperately hoping they win, and spring break. Yes, spring break. The most coveted break by college students across the nation next to Thanksgiving—who doesn’t love a great turkey?

During the first week of the semester, the ink was barely dry from the papers most college students wrote their list of New Year’s Resolutions on, and as a ...

5 Amazing On-Campus Views from GSU

5 Amazing On-Campus Views from GSU by Elijah Watkins:

Georgia State isn’t located in your typical college campus environment. It thrives in the heart of downtown Atlanta, GA.; sometimes known as the “City within in a Forest.” There are many great things that come along with going to school in a vibrant city, and one of them is the breathtaking views.  Here are five of my favorite, amazing, on-campus views from GSU…

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