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Homecoming brings talent to the university

The performers in the Winthrop Homecoming Talent show got the crowd hyped by dancing, singing, rapping and telling jokes. Every year Winthrop hosts a homecoming talent show where students showcase their talent. The students that participated in this...

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A Matter of Perspective

Veterans Day, Nov. 11. A time when we make special note of the sacrifices made by the members of the armed forces of our country. When I was a kid the date was called Armistice Day, because the World War I ended at 11 minutes past 11 o’clock on...

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Letter to the Editor

Texts, automated voice messages and emails are the main features that Winthrop University uses to communicate hazardous and potentially dangerous situations to students, faculty and staff. I am sure we can all remember one instance where a WU alert...

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Flags fly high on Veterans Day

Veterans Day is a time to remember and honor the U.S. soldiers who dedicated their service for this country and to celebrate those who continue to serve. The American flags flew proudly as hundreds of Winthrop students gathered at the steps of...

Members of the 2014 Homecoming Court. Bottom Row (from left to right): Jazmine Linnette, Shartaysia Rodgers, Ali Jensen, Samantha Nance Top row (from left to right): Cameron Benton, Taylor Jernigan, Roberto Avalos, Jamal Tate.

2014 Homecoming Court announced

On Tuesday at common time the members of the 2014 Winthrop Homecoming Court were announced. Homecoming King nominees are Cameron Benton, Taylor Jernigan, Roberto Avalos and Jamal Tate. Homecoming Queen nominees are Jazmine Linnette, Shartaysia...


The comeback kid: Derrick Henry

The last game Derrick Henry played for The Eagles was against Presbyterian College Feb. 16, 2013, when he tore his ACL. Nearly two years later, the senior reflects on his college experience as a student athlete and looks forward to the season ahead....