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Op-Ed: Rats in the basement

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Op-Ed: Rats in the basement

The above definition was held in high regard, begging for space in my head as I waited for my first Niner Times meeting to commence. The concept of the rodent family Muridae, of the genus rattus, was not something that often frequented my mind. I promise I do not spend time aimlessly conjuring up notions […]

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The Joe Bonham Project sweeps campus

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Joe Bonham Project sweeps campus

  When the lights turned off in Rowe Recital Hall on Monday, the room stood still and all that could be seen was the pain etched onto the veterans’ faces. Former marine and UNC Charlotte illustration major Robert Bates, 29, along with three other artists, represented the Joe Bonham Project; a series of artwork displaying […]

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UNC Charlotte alumna puts dreams on hold

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte alumna puts dreams on hold

As award-winning freelance journalist Rhiannon Fionn-Bowman stands in front of the Occupy camp on Charlotte’s old city hall’s lawn, it’s hard to tell who the “occupier” is. She’s standing with a young man wearing blue jeans and a hooded sweatshirt depicting Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster. His clothes are spotless, but a look at his mud-caked […]

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