5 Reasons Why You Should Join Organizations in College

All throughout college I have attended classes faithfully, paying attention to lectures and completing assignments. Who doesn’t want a high GPA? I noticed that I was achieving stellar grades, but I wasn’t really learning. My friends and I decided to start a club called the  National Association of Black Journalists. Immediately, I noticed a change.… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why You Should Join Organizations in College

The Incomparable Marching Band Road to Indy

Golden Rams Marching Band You hear the pounding of the drums and the blasting of trumpets, that can only mean one thing. It’s marching band season at West Chester University! One of the most well-known and storied traditions in West Chester University is the Incomparable Golden Rams Marching Band. This organization is full of over… Continue reading The Incomparable Marching Band Road to Indy

7 Small Steps With A Large Impact

The Issue The leading climate scientists in the world recently sent shock waves worldwide about seemingly doomed news of the effects of climate change. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), made an announcement on Monday, October 8th that we have only 12 years to keep the world below 1.5° Celsius, with even more… Continue reading 7 Small Steps With A Large Impact

Look out for your friends: 5 signs someone may be suicidal

My Story I knew a little girl once. She was twelve-year’s-old at the time, just beginning seventh grade at a brand-new school with different faces in a fresh neighborhood. She was weeks away from beginning classes—when it happened. Her father committed suicide. Yes, this little girl’s daddy took his life in the basement of her… Continue reading Look out for your friends: 5 signs someone may be suicidal

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Take a Path to Better Communication, Yoga Style

Are you stressed out? Young adults in college who are stressed out and overwhelmed after endless nights of studying and coffee diets need a healthy way to relieve stress. Starting yoga can help students take a break from the physical stress as well as mental stress. Relieving these stress points can help students feel more… Continue reading Take a Path to Better Communication, Yoga Style

Oh the Places You’ll Go!

Life as a Communication Major My experience as a communications major at West Chester has brought me the opportunity to travel and wander around the world. It has always been a dream and a desire of mine to experience different cultures and see the beauty of the world. With my communications degree I plan on… Continue reading Oh the Places You’ll Go!

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What Greek Life Has Given Me

Greek life isn’t like what you see on the news. It’s friendship, service, and leadership and deciding whether fraternity or sorority life is for you, is a big decision. It’s a life changing one. How your life will be changed depends on how you spend your time in a fraternity or sorority. I’m here to… Continue reading What Greek Life Has Given Me

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Slam Poetry: How I Discovered My Passion For Performing

I am standing in front of an audience that I am likely to never share a conversation with. Especially outside the nauseatingly pungent smells of coffee beans and electric cigarettes. I am here to perform my first original piece of slam poetry, I am vulnerable. I am 17 years old and wearing a sweatshirt that… Continue reading Slam Poetry: How I Discovered My Passion For Performing

Career Guide: Executive Producer

Yes, an Executive Producer So what can you do with your brand-new communications degree? There is actually an exceptionally wide variety of things one can do with a communications degree. One of those things is to become an executive producer. An executive producer oversees hiring, managing, and organizing of a production –  and make big… Continue reading Career Guide: Executive Producer

Career Guide: Digital Communications Manager

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Your Dream Job as a Digital Communications Manager Being in college can be very stressful and knowing what you want to do when you graduate could be difficult. With that being said, a communication degree can lead you to your dream job. A Digital Communications Manager is a vital part of a company, and is… Continue reading Career Guide: Digital Communications Manager