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The Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Day Association is celebrating the life and legacy of Doctor King January 19-21. This year the theme of the celebration is “Dream the Dream…Transforming Hearts, Minds, and the World”, named by Katlin A. Brown of Memorial Day School. 

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January 18-19—The Enmarket Savannah Hockey Classic celebrates its 20 year anniversary held at the Savannah Civic Center. The teams from University of Georgia, University of Florida, Georgia Tech and Florida State will go head to head to take home the cup. Tickets at https://www.etix.com/tick…

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Savannah State University held its 193 undergraduate commencement ceremony today, Saturday, Dec. 8, at Tiger Arena with the graduate ceremony held Friday, Dec. 7. 

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The Student Government Association at Savannah State University hosted a midnight breakfast on Dec. 3 at 9 p.m. in the King-Frazier café. More than 750 students showed up in support of the Student Government Association’s Monday night event.

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Being a campus police officer at Savannah State University comes with a wide variety of duties to ensure safety of students, faculty, staff, and visitors. These duties include active patrolling, monitoring events, prevent crimes, and help with emergencies.

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Former US President George H.W. Bush has died at age 94 in Houston, according to his spokesperson.

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Teachers and public school systems all over America are taking a loss. The United States is experiencing one of the greatest shortages in teachers and state educators in over a decade. Since the early 1990s, the national enrollment number of those in teacher education programs has drasticall…

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“I am a person who is living with HIV, I don’t necessarily say I have HIV. I am a firm believer in speaking positively in the atmosphere, which means that I’m thriving and taking ownership. Saying ‘I have something’ means that it is taking over me and that’s not the case for me,” said 32-yea…

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Georgia is ranked among the top five states in the nation for the highest chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis rates according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2016.

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It is officially graduation season, and 2018 fall graduates are preparing to walk across the stage on Saturday, Dec. 8. 

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Even though it is the season for joy and laughter there’s one tradition that has the students on their toes before the holiday season, and that’s Finals Week.

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   Savannah State University is the first public black institution in the state of Georgia. Originally named Georgia State Industrial College for Colored Youth, the name later changed to Savannah State College, then Savannah State University in 1996. The school was founded by the late presid…

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Over one hundred citizens gathered in peaceful protest at the Savannah office of Buddy Carter as part of the #NoOneIsAbovetheLaw protest movement which swept the nation at 5 p.m. local time yesterday evening in order to protect the ongoing Mueller investigation.

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Democrat Stacey Abrams took on Republican candidate Brian Kemp in Tuesday’s gubernatorial election. Though 99% of votes were counted, Kemp received 50.3% of the votes, while Abrams trailed in at a very close 48.7% of votes. Neither of the candidates was able to obtain the required 51 percent…

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Africana Studies welcome everyone to participate in some stress-free events held Nov. 27-29. More than 11 percent of college students have been diagnosed or treated for anxiety in the past year and more than 10 percent reported being diagnosed or treated for depression. Africana Studies Club…

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Savannah State University officials announced that 26 faculty members will be fired and not returning for the 2019-2020 academic year due to budget cuts, resulting from declining student enrollment.

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With four weeks left of school, graduating seniors are preparing for the big day. Fall 2018 Commencement is on Dec. 8 at 9 a.m. in Tiger Arena.

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Savannah State University held their homecoming pep rally Oct. 26, 2018 at Alexis Circle. The pep rally began at 12 p.m. Sororities & fraternities, vendors, alumni, student associations, student, faculty, and staff were all in attendance at the Pep rally. Savannah State’s president, Dr. …

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Tuesday is the official voting day for a new governor of Georgia. This election has been catching the attention of major supporters because of the special candidates. Georgia offered a three-week early voting period, which came to an end Friday. Now Georgians all over are prepared to vote fo…

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Members of the LGBT community participated and led a number of events for Savannah Pride weekend, Oct. 25-28. 

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Imagine trying calamari while in Europe or some ropa vieja in Panama. If you’re traveling out the country, you’re bound to encounter some unique, new dishes.  

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Professor Emeritus Matthew Gilligan recalls comments such as “You’re wasting your time here,” and “That program will never succeed,” but that wasn’t going to stop him from achieving his goals.

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As Homecoming approaches, the smell of grilled food and the sound of the Fighting Tiger Marching Band begins to fill the air. With the changing of the season and turning of the leaves, Greek paraphernalia makes way into a more prominent role on campus.

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Downtown Savannah was taken over by dogs in costume on Oct. 20 for the annual Wag-o-Week celebration.The $5 fee for the event, along with vendor fees, went toward helping pets in the Coastal area. Participants took their pets from tent-to-tent, letting them "trick-or-treat" through, and gett…

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Mental health has been on the forefront of many discussions this year after high-profile suicides like those of celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain and designer Kate Spade. Approximately 1 in 5 adults in the United States suffer from a mental health illness, according to the National Alliance on…

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Stories of sexual assault and rape filled the audience with emotions on Thursday at the Blackbox Theater during a spoken word performance sponsored by W.O.R.D. at Savannah State University.

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Tuesday evening at Savannah State University, gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, arrived to give a speech at the gazebo to encourage early voting. The crowd, filled with students, alumni, members of the press and community, brimmed towards the street. The crowd chanted, “Stacey, Stacey, …