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The Cherry Blossom Festival on a college budget

The Cherry Blossom Festival on a college budget

Laurel Huster, Staff Writer
March 24, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Macon is home to the International Cherry Blossom Festival that takes place every spring. This year the festival runs from Mar. 24 to Apr. 2 and includes many different events that are happening all over Macon. Even if you’re on a tight college budget you can still join in on the festivities. These ar...

Spring adventures to go on in Macon

Spring adventures to go on in Macon

Laurel Huster, Staff Writer
March 22, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle

These events and places in Macon will make you feel like you’re going somewhere new.

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When should I call?

When should I call?

Vanessa Alva, Staff Writer
March 10, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle

There is so much pressure for college students to get internships and have job options after graduation. Career fairs and networking events are great ways to meet people in your career field that are specifically looking for college students. It’s hard to be noticed when there are a lot of other s...

Are all sugars created equally? No.

Are all sugars created equally? No.

Blossom Onunekwe, Staff Writer
March 10, 2017
Filed under Health and Wellness, Lifestyle

Look at the back of every drink that’s not water and most times you’ll find sugar. And you’ll probably find a lot of it. Sugar has been ingrained in the American diet for ages. When kids behave properly in school, what do we give them? When it’s someone’s birthday and we don’t know wha...

Bear Bites: Ocmulgee Brewpub

Bear Bites: Ocmulgee Brewpub

Will Darragh, Staff Writer
February 27, 2017
Filed under Bear Bites, Lifestyle

Downtown Macon is home to some classic local favorites that serve burgers and other American food, so do they really need another burger place? This is the question I asked myself as I entered the Ocmulgee Brewpub located on 2nd Street right next to Bearfoot Tavern, which is an already established place...

Affordable spring break trips NOT on the beach

Affordable spring break trips NOT on the beach

Laurel Huster, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Halfway through the semester, spring break is much needed. The air is getting warmer, summer is getting closer and studying becomes nearly impossible. While many college students want to go to the beach during the break, there are plenty of other fun adventures to go on. If you’re on a budget and not...

Bear Bites: LaDDa Bistro

Bear Bites: LaDDa Bistro

Will Darragh, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Bear Bites, Lifestyle, Showcase

Self-proclaimed as “the next best trend to hit downtown Macon,” LaDDa Bistro on Cherry Street breaks outside the normal barriers of Asian food, offering a huge menu full of both Thai dishes and Southern specialties.

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5 Ways to Cope with Stress

5 Ways to Cope with Stress

Blossom Onunekwu, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Health and Wellness, Lifestyle, Showcase

Stress is great. It’s a hormone that reminds that you’re alive and kicking, but too much of everything is a bad thing. So, what’s a college student to do to manage their stress levels in college?

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Five cheap Valentine’s Day ideas

Five cheap Valentine’s Day ideas

Emily Harvey, Staff Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

With the small budget of an average college student in mind, here are five cheap and easy options to make a big event of this Valentine’s Day.

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Three Valentine’s Day treats to make in your dorm

Three Valentine’s Day treats to make in your dorm

Laurel Huster, Staff Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

If you're looking for a homemade treat to celebrate, these three recipes can be made in your dorm room.

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Valentine’s Day DIY Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day DIY Gift Ideas

Laurel Huster, Staff Writer
February 12, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Just when all the holiday shopping is finally over, Feb. 14 rolls around. If your bank account is still recovering from the holidays, these DIY Valentine’s Day gifts are cheap and easy to make. Even better, you can give these to any of the people that you love.

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Moody Musings: Love yourself first and then some more

Moody Musings: Love yourself first and then some more

Jayla Moody, Opinions and Lifestyle Editor
February 12, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Don’t worry and don’t settle.

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