Writer: Michelle Manganiello The holiday season is quickly arriving, which means weeks of family reunions, jolly music, perhaps new gifts, and—of course— wonderful food. This decadent food, the stuffing, the turkey dinner, the buttery rolls, the juicy ham and the delicious pies, may seem to be half the reason we enjoy the holidays. We feel… Continue reading Staying Healthy During the Holidays
College can be a pretty scary place. In high school, hype and anticipation surrounds it. People will attack you with generic questions such as where you’re going to school, what you’re going to study, where you’re going to live, what your career plans are, among others.
It always starts with a class. Half will be paying attention to their social media feed, while the other half will be focusing on what the professor is saying. Some go as far as taking a different approach to “note taking,” scribbling their own ideas on the subject by marking up the side of their notebook with dashes, circles or turning their creative endeavors into a masterpiece.
Since television took over the U.S., sports have dominated broadcasts. But in 2017, the Nielsen ratings for sports broadcasts were comparable to another event: the 2017 Intel Extreme Masters, an esports tournament that garnered 46 million unique viewers.
Finals week is here and students are focused on studying, writing papers and completing projects. We’re all so ready to finish out the semester on a high note or graduate and move on to greater things.
Chocolate…there are hundreds of combinations and ways to eat it. There are the basic varieties of dark, milk or white chocolate. The basics can be enhanced with nuts, toffee, extracts or spices. You can even consume it as a beverage or melted to create a fondue.
By: Hayley Hasberger Online Section Writer Finals is a time of studying, procrastinating and cramming. Whether you have essays and projects or exams to study for, it is important to focus not only on your school work, but yourself. Everyone has a different way of studying, but you shouldn’t let your studies negatively impact your… Continue reading It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year: Getting Through the Stress of Finals Season
By: Hayley Hasberger Online Section Writer It’s that time of year when everyone is getting sick around campus and you’re trying to avoid catching anything yourself. Whether you’re getting over a cold, battling a sinus infection or fighting off germs with hand sanitizer, here are a few helpful tips and tricks according to Healthline that… Continue reading Remedies to Help You Survive Flu Season
By: Hayley Hasberger Online Section Writer It’s that time of year again where summer blends into fall, the leaves begin to change color and there is a hint of autumn floating in the breeze. Whether you’re hiding out in the MLC hitting the books or baking up a frenzy of pumpkin pastries, it is always… Continue reading 5 Hiking Spots in Georgia to Visit This Fall
by Jeffrey Farek In front of a sell-out crowd for their inaugural match in Bobby Dodd Stadium at Historic Grant Field, the newly created Atlanta United FC lost to New York Red Bulls 2-1, blowing a 1-0 lead in the last 15 min of the contest. Red Bulls, the winner of the Eastern Conference last… Continue reading Atlanta United off to a record-breaking start
by Jeffrey Farek On September 26, 2015, like many other Bulldog fans and students, I left at halftime. I only heard about it later. Georgia was up 20-6 to start the second half. A player got hurt on the opening kickoff. They said he was hurt. They said it was really bad. Now virtually everyone… Continue reading The Ongoing Struggles Facing Devon Gales
by Jeffrey Farek Sitting at a 13-11 record, the Georgia men's basketball team had dropped 5 of their last 6 games and looked all but out of the NCAA tournament. The selection committee for the tournament not only looks at overall record, but for wins against tough opponents, especially on the road. They also look… Continue reading Frazier, Bulldogs Need Miracle Run After Bad Day
by Jeffrey Farek More than halfway through the fourth quarter I thought my prediction was still looking pretty good. The Atlanta Falcons, up 28-20, were driving deep into New England Patriots territory after a tremendous catch by Julio Jones. With just under 5 minutes left in the game on the New England 22-yard line, a… Continue reading Falcons Only Have Themselves to Blame
by Jeffrey Farek The Atlanta Falcons have, well, flown under the radar all season to make it to their second Super Bowl appearance in franchise history. They are still looking for their first championship. The New England Patriots are perhaps America’s most hated team, as their consistent success is often undercut with references of their… Continue reading Falcons Might Just Soar Above Patriots in Super Bowl LI
By Samantha Ward With the amount of vegan food in the dining halls continually growing, especially with desserts like cupcakes and brownies, one can often overhear the conversations of students who are curious about what exactly veganism is and why some people follow this lifestyle. Strict vegans are those who abstain from eating or using… Continue reading Top 7 Most Frequently Asked Questions about Veganism