Opinion

A heart-felt plea to administrators
October 2017 Opinion

A heart-felt plea to administrators

When we were all called to a mandatory meeting at the Emery Gymnasium on Sept. 8, we were told the reason was to hear news about hurricane preparation. As you will remember, we were all worried about Hurricane Irma coming into North Carolina and possibly hitting Saint Augustine’s University. That […]

A senior’s journey comes to an end
April 2017 Opinion

A senior’s journey comes to an end

The conclusion of the 2017 spring semester is drawing near and there’s nothing more thrilling than knowing that the next chapter of your life is about to begin. As a graduating senior, the reflection on the past years that I’ve attended Saint Augustine’s University is filled with setbacks as well […]

Internships and their exposure
Opinion

Internships and their exposure

Internships are considered an important part of the college experience because, for all the learning in the classroom, practical experience is often the best way to learn. Saint Augustine’s University, like most colleges, requires an internship to graduate in all majors of study. Not only do internships give students a […]

HB2 Bill Repeal Proposal
April 2017 Opinion

HB2 Bill Repeal Proposal

Governor Roy Cooper has wasted little time making his presence felt after his narrow victory over former Governor Pat McCrory. With the recent repeal of the controversial HB2 bill that caused a backlash across the country, it’s safe to say that things are looking up for the citizens of North […]

Trump’s ban on Muslim countries must go
February 2017 Opinion

Trump’s ban on Muslim countries must go

President Donald J. Trump recently issued a temporary ban of travel against seven countries heavily rooted in Muslim faith. This action was taken by executive order and affects the following countries: Syria, Iraq, Iran, Yemen, Libya, Somalia and Sudan. The purpose of this ban, President Trump stated, is to “protect […]