Fake News Awards Highlight Distrust in News Media, Students Respond

by Gwyneth Navey On Jan. 17 the Republican National Committee announced on their website the winners of the first ever “Fake News Awards.” The awards were created by President Trump himself and included 10 news articles that were falsely reported by various news outlets and reporters, plus a bonus award for all media attention given to the Trump campaign’s collusion with Russia, or what the … Continue reading Fake News Awards Highlight Distrust in News Media, Students Respond

Cathryn Bennett: Citizen of the World

On Sept. 22, Ms. Cathyrn Bennett, the Director of International Programs at Greensboro College, presented the first Tannenbaum-Sternberger Foundation Colloquium of the 2017-18 school year to the students, faculty and staff of Greensboro College and others from the Greensboro community. This presentation, titled “Peaks and Valleys: Learning and Unlearning Culture,” marked the first Colloquium in the series’ new venue, the Campbell Lyceum, located on the first floor of Proctor Hall West. Continue reading Cathryn Bennett: Citizen of the World

German Student Engages in Study Abroad Opportunity at Greensboro College

Paulina Frank, a foreign exchange student from Germany, is attending Greensboro College this fall semester. Frank usually lives near Stuttgart, which is a city in the southern part of Germany, and studies at the University of Education in Ludwigsburg, but this fall she is living and learning at Greensboro College. Continue reading German Student Engages in Study Abroad Opportunity at Greensboro College

We Carried Kevan, Now Can We Carry Others?

Kevan Chandler was born with Spinal Muscular Atrophy and, because of this, is wheelchair bound. He has never walked, run or been taller than anyone, but, he has backpacked across Europe. Chandler was able to explore Europe with the help of seven friends, support from online donators and a retrofitted backpack that he was carried in during his trip in place of his usual wheelchair. Continue reading We Carried Kevan, Now Can We Carry Others?

Destiny 2 Review

In September 2014, the world was met with “Destiny,” Bungie’s first new franchise since “Halo.” It released to a mixed bag of reviews, some lauding its tight gunplay, stunning visuals and potential for hours and hours of loot-grinding, while others felt it failed to live up to its sky-high potential, only delivering a shell of a story and not including enough content at launch to keep a large audience hooked. Continue reading Destiny 2 Review