“I am a Revolutionary”: Thoughts After Watching Judas and the Black Messiah

While watching this movie all I could think about was how insane and utterly sad it is that this happened 52 years ago and yet we are still fighting the same fight.  Fred Hampton was murdered in his sleep in 1969. Breonna Taylor was murdered in her sleep in 2020.  Cops are still killing unarmed… Read More “I am a Revolutionary”: Thoughts After Watching Judas and the Black Messiah

BSU and MP Present: “Poetry for the Soul” a Poetry Night on the Housing Lawn

Organizations all around campus are hosting events in honor of Black History Month. The Black Student Union and Multicultural Programming have come together for the second time this month to host “Poetry for the Soul”: an event to highlight black poetry and culture.  This event took place on the evening of Feb. 11th on the… Read More BSU and MP Present: “Poetry for the Soul” a Poetry Night on the Housing Lawn

The Black Undergraduate Theatre Collective Presents: Women of Soul

On Feb. 6 2021, the Black Undergraduate Theatre Collective hosted Women of Soul. This event was streamed from the FAU Amphitheater via YouTube.  The showcase featured music from Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross and the Supremes, and Martha Reeves and the Vandellas. The event was meant to focus on the stories of these trailblazing women and… Read More The Black Undergraduate Theatre Collective Presents: Women of Soul

Joseph R. Biden Becomes America’s 46th President at the 58th Inauguration Ceremony

It was a history making afternoon in more ways than one.  On Wednesday, Jan. 20th Joseph R. Biden was sworn in as America’s 46th President of the United States alongside Kamala D. Harris who was sworn in as America’s Vice President, making her the first female to do so.  The invite-only audience was full of… Read More Joseph R. Biden Becomes America’s 46th President at the 58th Inauguration Ceremony

FAU Student Faces No Punishment Following Video of him using Racial Slurs

Earlier this week, Twitter exploded after a video surfaced of a student, Ryan Richards, using racial slurs. The video, which is attached below, shows Richards repeatedly using the word “nigger” and shows that he was in the on-campus apartments. Students demanded that Richards face punishment due to his remarks from the video and those that… Read More FAU Student Faces No Punishment Following Video of him using Racial Slurs