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.
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.
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.
Campaign season has officially begun for the Student Government Association executive board positions as well as the class positions for each individual classification.
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.
Thursday night, nine long-time supporters of the Southern Regional Press Institute and the media industry were inducted in the SRPI Hall of Fame, joining the first group that was inducted in 2016.
The 68th Annual Southern Regional Press Institute, hosted by the Savannah State University Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, focused on diversity in media this year.
Tatia Adams Fox, Savannah State University alum and Harvard graduate, who is an entertainment specialist for Nickelodeon among other things, addressed a large group of students at the annual Milledge-Owens Awards Luncheon as the final event for the 68th Annual Southern Regional Press Association.
The annual Southern Regional Press Institute (SRPI) is a conference for journalism and mass communication students at Savannah State University (SSU). It was founded in 1951 by Wilton C. Scott, the director of public relations at the University.
On February 21, the SSU Players by the Sea will be displaying various performances highlighting popular African-American musicals. The show is titled “This Joint is Jumping: A Tribute to Black Broadway Musicals. The performances will consist of a number of musicals such as “Ain’t Misbehavin”…
The Savannah Black Heritage Festival in cooperation with Beech Institute presented SCAD’s “In Tune: The Ben Tucker Story” documentary, delineating the life and legacy of one of Savannah’s most famous jazz celebrities, Benjamin Tucker.
The study of black history, black press and the challenge of being a black young adult nowadays was the focus of the Ben Chavis’s speech at Savannah State University on Monday afternoon.
Savannah State University has made some adjustments to the athletic department over the Semester. From the former athletic director Sterling Steward, departure on Sept. 28 2018, to the former head coach Erik Raeburn dismissal on Dec. 2nd 2018.
While most college and high school students were in their beds on the morning of Jan. 21, hundreds of Savannah residents were commemorating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the annual parade through downtown.
During what has become the longest federal government closure in United States' history, Americans have started to wonder what measures they can take to ensure the safety of the meals that are being prepared for their families.
The Unitarian Universalist Church of Savannah hosted its annual “We Are One” social justice concert given by Huxsie Scott and Savannah State University’s Concert Chorale.
Savannah celebrated the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this weekend with the theme “Dream the Dream…Transforming Hearts, Minds and the World.” The weekend was kicked off with a citywide memorial service given in honor of Dr. King at the Second African Baptist Church of Savannah, th…
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.
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…
Savannah State University held its 193 undergraduate commencement ceremony today, Saturday, Dec. 8, at Tiger Arena with the graduate ceremony held Friday, Dec. 7.
“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…
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.
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…
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.
As the midterm elections come to an end, lines are filling up with people going out to cast their vote in the 2018 election. This election is historical because Stacey Abrams could possibly be the first African-American woman governor in the United States.
Six highly qualified women discussed how to make it in the media industry during a panel discussion at Savannah State University on Wednesday Oct. 31.
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…
On Oct. 20, the North Bar Beach and Grill hosted Tybee Island's first "Don’t Drill Georgia" coalition event to raise awareness and motivate people to protest offshore drilling on the coast of Georgia.
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…
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…
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, …
Savannah State University public safety officials said Wednesday they were inundated with calls, mostly from faculty, asking whether or not they needed to come to campus.