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Breaking weather: Spring style

By: D’vale Weston The weather is beginning to break here at the Newton campus. We start to see the shorts, tanks, capris, and crop tops that we love and can’t live without. Spring is upon us, and the weather is letting it be known. The students here are pulling out …

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A cultural timestamp and 2015’s Madonna

Album Reviews Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly” By D’Vale Weston Kendrick Lamar’s “To Pimp a Butterfly” happens to be his most critically acclaimed album, released on March 16 by Top Dawg Entertainment, Aftermath Entertainment and distributed by Interscope Records. His style and the flow is unsurpassed and gives me authenticity that …

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Breakup Greatness and Rap’s King

By D’vale Weston Big Sean’s “Dark Sky Paradise”   This new album by hip hop recording artist Big Sean has impressed me so far. He takes his listeners on a personal journey through his life with highs and lows, hardships and heart aches. Big Sean displays his honesty, which makes this album so …

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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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