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Say’hu: My own way

| October 20, 2015 | 5 Comments
Say’hu: My own way

Say’hu, a slender West-African, sits on a black leather couch. His charcoal-colored fedora rests on top of an untrimmed afro; hands in the pockets of his khaki colored pants. Say’hu sits inside his concealed downtown Charlotte studio, a hideaway from the outside world. His inspiration, Bob Marley, is pictured on his t-shirt, while at the same time he […]

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49ers disrupt shutout in loss to Western Kentucky

| October 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
49ers disrupt shutout in loss to Western Kentucky

The Lady Toppers of Western Kentucky visited Charlotte Sunday afternoon, taking on the 49ers and escaping with a 3-1 victory at Transamerica Field. Charlotte’s Katie O’Neill snapped the Lady Toppers shutout in the final minute of play but the goal came too late. “We knew what was at stake,” Charlotte head coach John Cullen said. […]

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Thomas nets career-best in loss to Monarchs

| October 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Thomas nets career-best in loss to Monarchs

Charlotte’s Martha Thomas scored her career-best 12th goal of season Friday night in the 49ers 2-1 overtime loss on the road to C-USA rival Old Dominion. Charlotte struck first, opening the scoring in the 35th minute. The 49ers drew a free-kick in the Monarch’s area, just outside the 18-yard box. Thomas stepped up, set the ball […]

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Reading Day 2015

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
Reading Day 2015

As the spring semester come to an end we thought it would fun to see what students are up to during reading day. As it is tradition, a reading day is set aside by the college to study for final exams. Congratulations to everyone that made it though the semester and good luck on exams […]

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Add and follow: should students be connected with their professors?

| April 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
Add and follow: should students be connected with their professors?

With social media growing everyday, some students are confronted with the controversy over whether or not they should add their professors on Facebook (or any other social media platform). I personally believe that it is okay to do so, but only if you’re no longer taking a class with said professor. Though I can understand […]

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Students at UNC Charlotte are interviewed on their study skills.

| September 27, 2012 | 0 Comments
Students at UNC Charlotte are interviewed on their study skills.

Everyone knows that the transition from high school to college can be extremely difficult. These difficulties can come from leaving comfortable surroundings, to getting used to developing different study skills. Most people have a relatively easy time in high school, and sometimes when they arrive at college, they must re-think their study habits. I interviewed […]

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For boys and girls who like Boys Like Girls

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
For boys and girls who like Boys Like Girls

Since hiatus rumors began and were confirmed in 2011, Boys Like Girls members have not exactly been taking a much needed rest after releasing their sophomore album. Whether off writing songs in the South or starting completely new projects, the guys were busy with many ventures that helped evolve what would be the new sound […]

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D’Angelo closes Comeback Tour at Verizon

| September 20, 2012 | 1 Comment
D’Angelo closes Comeback Tour at Verizon

Don’t call it a comeback. D’Angelo may not have spent much time in the public eye during the 12 years since the release of his cult classic “Voodoo,” but according to those closest to the enigmatic r&b singer (including Roots drummer Questlove), the man has spent his (agonizingly long) downtime recording a new album, tentatively titled […]

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Four piece band Metric plays a five star show

| September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
Four piece band Metric plays a five star show

This past Monday, Sept. 17, Canadian Indie-Rock band, Metric kicked off their “Synthetica” set to a very diverse and demanding crowd at The Fillmore here in Charlotte. The venue was very relaxed. It was hard to tell if people were actually excited to see the show at first, and then the lights went down and […]

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Campus Car Show

| September 19, 2012 | 0 Comments
Campus Car Show

The UNC Charlotte Police and Public Safety Department hosted a car show Saturday, Sept. 15. Students and other residents of the Charlotte area had the chance to display their cars in Lot 5 on campus. “We do this for National Campus Safety Awareness Month,” said Officer Jerry Lecomte with the UNC Charlotte campus police. “Trying […]

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Electronic cigarettes help to kick the habit

| September 19, 2012 | 1 Comment
Electronic cigarettes help to kick the habit

I’ve been smoking since I was 16.  That’s seven years I could totally have done without smoking.  I never wanted to be one of those peoples who smoked their entire lives.  I always said I would quit, but I still hadn’t done it.  Mistic eCigs are available at Wal-Mart for $13.99. Photo by Michele Karr […]

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Super Sweet Spots- Bakery/Restaurant Profiles

| September 19, 2012 | 1 Comment
Super Sweet Spots- Bakery/Restaurant Profiles

*Photos by Matthew Jackson   Every now and then we all get that constant sweet craving.  Now some people, like myself, have a sweet tooth and feel the need to sweet shop constantly. But no matter what, we all have those moments where we desire a delicious tiramisu or something as simple as a piece […]

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MYTH & MISCONCEPTION: Joseph Smith in Mormonism

| September 19, 2012 | 1 Comment
MYTH & MISCONCEPTION: Joseph Smith in Mormonism

The purpose of this column is to debunk misconceptions about different of religions. Here at UNC Charlotte we have such a rich cultural and religious diversity that I think it is important that we, as students, are aware of our peers’ beliefs so that we can better coexist. This is an outlet for exploring myths and raising questions. […]

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Women’s basketball conference schedule announced

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments
Women’s basketball conference schedule announced

The Atlantic 10 (A-10) conference announced the 2012-13 women’s basketball conference schedule last Thursday. The addition of conference games completed the Charlotte 49ers regular season schedule for release. The addition of 14 A-10 games enhances an already exciting but challenging schedule for the women’s basketball program. Half of the conference games will be played at […]

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