Cara Hackett

Weekend storm slams north Florida and south Georgia

A series of severe thunderstorms made its way through Tallahassee late Saturday night into Sunday afternoon leaving a path of destruction in its wake. Damaged trees, heavy rains and downed power lines left at least 30,000 residents without electricity. 

Cara Hackett
Weekend storm slams north Florida and south Georgia
Cara HackettFAMU, college

Bruno named FAMU SGA president

Justin Bruno and Devin Harrison have been officially named president and vice president of Florida A&M University’s student government. Bruno-Harrison were notified by the student Electoral Commission on Wednesday, following a year-long lawsuit against Florida A&M University surrounding the spring 2016 voting controversy at the law school campus in Orlando.

Cara HackettFAMU, college
Bruno named FAMU SGA president
Cara Hackett

Rape spotlight shines on FAMU

Once again, a spotlight has been placed on a Florida university due to allegations of rape.

 

Cara Hackett
Cara Hackett

'Coalition' wants to reinstate Mangum

An email sent by a group, calling itself Coalition to Reinstate Mangum, on Sept. 20 made claims that the university violated legal and ethical standards in the dismissal of former Florida A&M University President Elmira Mangum.

Cara Hackett
'Coalition' wants to reinstate Mangum
Cara Hackett

Local politicians challenge college democrats to vote

Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum and State Representative Alan Williams, D-Tallahassee, charged Florida A&M and Florida State universities’ Democrats to get involved in the presidential election last Wednesday at The Edison Restaurant. 

Cara Hackett
Local politicians challenge college democrats to vote
Cara HackettFAMU, college

Robinson fires Mangum's top staff

Florida A&M University Interim President Larry Robinson has terminated six staff members this Monday evening, via certified mail. These terminations follow Robinson’s first week as president following former President Elmira Mangum.

Cara HackettFAMU, college
Robinson fires Mangum's top staff