Author: T'naya Anderson

Posted on: May 13, 2021 Posted by: T'naya Anderson Comments: 0

Could cancel culture creep into college?

Featured image by Sarah Kauffman By T’naya Anderson, JRN 111 Student The world of social media can certainly be dark with its looming threats of social unacceptance, cyber bullying and false realities. Just when you think that’s all, startling whispers of a cancel culture float to the surface, and now you wonder, “Can I too get canceled?” Cancel culture is society’s way of holding businesses, brands, media outlets or individuals…

Posted on: April 15, 2021 Posted by: T'naya Anderson Comments: 0

Love of learning, passion for teaching define Wazwaz, 2021 Master Educator

By T’naya Anderson, JRN 111 Student For Amani Wazwaz, every moment presents another chance to learn–about literature, about the world around her, about life itself. She brings her lifelong passion for learning into the classroom as a professor of communications and literature, inspiring her students and her colleagues to learn with her. That’s why Wazwaz was named Moraine Valley’s 2021 Master Educator. “Her delivery is just so warm and authentic…

Posted on: February 19, 2021 Posted by: T'naya Anderson Comments: 0

‘Divine Nine’ members give history, rundown on Black Greek Letter organizations

By T’naya Anderson, JRN 111 Student So you want to be a member of Delta Sigma Theta? Or is it Phi Beta Sigma? Kappa Alpha Psi? Or maybe you’re an Alpha Kappa Alpha woman, like our new vice president, Kamala Harris. No matter what Black Greek Letter organization you want to call home, one thing’s for sure, you’ll need a history lesson. On Wednesday, Greek Organization members Misty Williams and…

Posted on: February 12, 2021 Posted by: T'naya Anderson Comments: 0

‘Sense of belonging’: Event to promote awareness of Black Greek Letter Organizations

In celebration of Black History Month, Moraine’s Celebrating Diversity Committee, along with the Black Student Association, is hosting an event Wednesday to recognize Black Greek letter organizations. The Black Greek letter organizations refer to the Divine Nine historically black fraternities and sororities: Alpha Kappa Alpha, Delta Sigma Theta, Zeta Phi Beta, Sigma Gamma Rho, Alpha Phi Alpha, Kappa Alpha Psi, Omega Psi Phi, Phi Beta Sigma, and Iota Phi Theta. …

Posted on: October 1, 2020 Posted by: T'naya Anderson Comments: 0

Lil Wayne drops extended deluxe version of ‘Tha Carter V’

This past Friday, Sept. 25, artist Lil Wayne released the deluxe edition of his “Tha Carter V” as a part of a chronological pentalogy all carrying the same name. If you remember, before its original release in 2018, the series suffered a seven-year hiatus due to label and legal issues in Lil’ Wayne’s camp. At last, after many teasers and leaks, we received the album.  The release made me reminisce on…