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Voices of Victims

Panel talks domestic violence, dangers of abuse Every nine seconds in the United States, a woman is assaulted or beaten. Most commonly, these abused women are between the ages of 18 and 24 and unless the injury sustained is life threatening, acts of...

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Obama delivers final State of The Union Address

The main chamber on Capitol Hill erupted a standing ovation applause Jan. 12 as President Obama gave his final State of the Union speech. In his address, President Obama began with the promise of “keeping it short.” He said how, despite it being...

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Love Your Melon: Buy a Hat and Give Back

Love Your Melon is a non-profit organization that raises money for children that have cancer and are experiencing difficult and painful treatments. The founders of this national non-profit, Zach and Brian, started this organization during their...

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Clinton and Sanders clash at Debate

With only 15 days before the preliminary candidate votes in Iowa and New Hampshire, the Democratic Party held its first debate of 2016 Sunday, Jan. 18 in Charleston, SC. The debate was put on my NBC, hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus...

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MLK Day of Service

By giving back to the community volunteers walked away with a new shared desire to continue serving others and giving back to the community and those in need. Despite the frigid weather, there was no protest from the volunteers to go ensure that the...

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An Inspiration for all

Winthrop geology professor and Rock Hill native, Dr. Irene Boland, 74, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3. Boland dedicated much of her life to Winthrop, as she attended kindergarten through third grade at Winthrop Training School, then later earned a...

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Presidetial election update

Winthrop has played host to a fair amount of presidential candidates. To date, we have had nine candidates step foot on campus, including Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee, Rand Paul , Bernie Sanders, Carly Fiorina, Ben Carson,...