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Karissa Grace Tatum passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019 in a lethal car crash. She was a volleyball athlete at Savannah State and a junior classman of the Mass Communications department. 

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Savannah State University has international students from all the parts of the world, including the Bahamas. Those students are working hard to help families and friends in the archipelago, which was destroyed by Hurricane Dorian as a Category 5 storm when it hit the area. 

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Savannah State University finds itself at the doorstep of a controversial decision following a board decision made on Tuesday, Aug. 27. The Chatham Area Transit service for route 12A between East Victory Drive and Savannah State University will be terminated on October 12.

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Savannah State University has released through the LiveSafe app that since Georgia state Governor Brian Kemp has issued a mandatory evacuation for six of Georgia’s coastal counties, including Chatham County where SSU is located. 

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A neighbor of the victim of the shooting that took place on Savannah State University's campus Tuesday afternoon recounted her experience being one of the first people to attend to the victim at the scene. 

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Finals are coming and as Savannah State University’s campus reaches the end of the semester, students celebrate with the annual beach party, Orange Crush. Students from SSU, Georgia Southern University, and other schools in the region, flood Tybee Island to relax on the beach, listen to musi…

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In early April, a video recorded in the Student Union went viral on Twitter showing improper handling of the macaroni and cheese sold at the Chicken Shack.

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In the wake of Bostic Hall’s demolition verdict in summer2019, its sister building Bowen-Smith still hangs on the balance of time, but only for a short period. It has been confirmed that both buildings will be replaced by newer housing facilities capable of lodging a larger number of student…

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On May 11, Tiger Arena's gym floor will be ripped up, hundreds of chairs will cover the floor, and students' family members from across the country will fill those stands.

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Savannah will host a comic convention, also known as Comic Con on April 6 to April 7. Savannah State University students, Emmalee Walker and Jasmine Freeman will be attending a Comic to advertise their artworks and other products. The event will be held at the Savannah Convention Center. 

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Savannah held an Anime convention on March 30 and March 31. Savannah State University students Emmalee Walker and Jasmine Freeman were vendors at the Savann Con.

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Have you ever thought about being a director? The directors pop-up workshop hosted by the Mass Communication department on March 15 p.m. at Whiting Hall. The workshop was open for the department students as well as any interested students on campus.

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Campaign season has officially begun for the Student Government Association executive board positions as well as the class positions for each individual classification.

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Ten players from the Savannah State University women’s basketball team spent Tuesday afternoon teaching children in Savannah the fundamentals of the game.

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Registration will open for students for Fall 2019 on Tuesday, March 26 at 9 a.m. The Registration Assistance Center will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the King Frazier Ballroom. Students can meet with the registrar’s office to declare or change their major or li…

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Diversity is an important aspect to any industry, but especially the media. That was the message during the 68th annual Southern Regional Press Institute took place Feb. 28 and March 1 at Savannah State University.

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 The Independent Student Voice of Savannah State, The Tiger’s Roar, is having one of its best award years ever. The news outlet, which has been in existence since 1938, has been awarded several honors in the past few weeks.

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  In early March, Jason Buelterman, mayor of Tybee Island, Ga., announced the city would be imposing fines on several well-known Orange Crush promoters if they did not fill out the proper paperwork to hold the large event on Tybee’s beach.

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 The hallways of Bostic Hall residential facility are empty this semester, as the university prepares to demolish the historic building on Savannah State's campus. Bostic Hall residents were relocated to the Freshman Living and Learning Center for the Spring 2019 semester to clear way for th…

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Mar. 8th—Greening of the Fountain—Forsyth Park—12 p.m.—1 p.m.—Join the city for the annual greening of Forsyth Park’s fountain in preparation for St. Patrick’s Day!