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Stomp Out Smoking (SOS)

Newton JAG Illusion dance team poses in their Stomp Out Smoking attire. Photo by Jabril Titus.

Dance Team Helps Kick Off Smoking Ban By: Jabril Titus The smoking ban on all regional colleges of Georgia went into effect on Wednesday, Oct. 1. SGA/JAG on the Newton campus heavily marketed the change by passing out brochures; blow pops with “Don’t blow smoke” on them, and t-shirts with …

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Music Midtown 2014

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“Berzerk”: A Look Inside Music Midtown 2014 By: Hope Dickson Alcohol, pot, and music. Is it the sixties? Nope, it’s only the 2014 Music Midtown Festival at Piedmont Park in downtown Atlanta. More than 60,000 people gathered at the event on both Friday and Saturday, Sept.19-20. Both nights, the park …

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Changing a Piece of Art

“Nocturnal Family” by Veronica Pennix

A Profile on GPC’s Creative License Literary Magazine By: Kezia Velista In 1992, English major Michael Alan Williams approached Dr. Rosemary Cox, a now retired English professor, with an idea to publish a college-wide literature and art magazine. She helped him as soon as possible and constructed a small group …

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“Best Advice is No Advice”

Author and keynote speaker Joyce Carol Oates takes questions from the audience at the AJC Decatur Book Festival. Photo by Hope Dickson.

A Look Inside the AJC Decatur Book Festival By: Hope Dickson More than 90,000 people came out Labor Day weekend to enjoy the festivities of the AJC Decatur Book Festival. Starting it off on Friday, Aug. 29, author Joyce Carol Oates gave the keynote speech in front of hundreds of …

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“O Captain! My Captain!”

Illustration by Hope Dickson.

Robin Williams lives on in our hearts By: Hope Dickson There are three types of people in this world: the ones you know, the ones you don’t know, and the ones you love but don’t know. The last category has our favorite characters from books, our favorite music artists, and …

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“Kiss My ALS”

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By: Kezia Velista The Ice Bucket Challenge: Raising Awareness or Raising Peer Pressure Three words: Ice Bucket Challenge. There is no way to avoid this combination of words on news feeds, televisions, and social media websites. The phenomenon absolutely exploded in the U.S and other countries the past couple of …

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The Path to Parking

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By Kezia Velista Do you enter Georgia Perimeter College grounds and find yourself driving around the entire campus not being able to park? Whether you are a student, parent, faculty member, or visitor, this must have been a problem at least once. When parking their cars, people typically think, “Where …

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