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Pumpkin Spice Tour of Macon

Einstein's Bros Bagels offers a few different options to get that pumpkin spice fix. Photo by Aliyah Dorsey.
November 4, 2018

it’s finally fall and that means its pumpkin spice season. There are many different places in Macon where you can get your pumpkin spice fix. Here are a few places to get a pumpkin-flavored item this...

Five Meals You Can Make in Your Dorm

Most recipes can be made in the microwave. Photo by Aliyah Dorsey.
November 3, 2018

Sometimes as a student the dining options are just not enough. You may want to mix up your eating habits. However, many students don’t have access to a kitchen to test their culinary skills. There are...

Five Spooky Things to Do in Macon This October

Graphic designed by Claire Hammond.
October 19, 2018

October is a time for spooky stories and fun, mischievous nights. During this month you may want to take part in every terrifying attraction you can. Macon has a lot to offer in the scariest month of the...

How to Bounce Back After Midterms

Graphic designed by Fuller Tice.
October 19, 2018

So midterms didn’t turn out how you planned. First things first, know that it is going to be okay and you will make it through. Second, midterms are not the end, and you still have time to get yourself...

Three easy recipes perfect for Halloween

October 19, 2018

Fall break has come and gone, but Halloween is almost here! Halloween is a favorite holiday for many college students, as it provides a fun relief from classes in between school breaks. Whether you are...

Moody Musings: Choose Joy

Graphic designed by Claire Hammond
October 19, 2018

This summer, I stepped into a stage of my life that forced me to focus on my happiness and what it really meant to have true happiness. I found that everything that was exciting to and for me could be...

Bear Bites: J. Christopher’s

The buffalo chicken quesadilla is served with a side of black beans. Photo by Peter Garcia.
October 19, 2018

J. Christopher's is a small chain based out of Atlanta with a location just off Bass Road here in Macon, Ga. Serving only breakfast and lunch, J. Christopher's strikes a unique balance between cheap...

The Heartdrive: Safer Sex 101

October 8, 2018

According to an article from the AJC, out of the most sexually diseased states, Georgia weighs in at No. 4. You can choose to stay abstinent to eliminate your risk of infection and pregnancy. But...

Bear Bites: Medi’s Mediterranean Fusion

The lamb and beef shawarma wrap includes tzatziki sauce, lettuce, tomatoes, and purple cabbage. Photo by Peter Garcia.
October 8, 2018

When I think of food in Middle Georgia, I think about burgers and peach cobbler, not shawarma and baklava. Nonetheless, there is a relatively new restaurant in North Macon that brings a variety of Mediterranean...

Moody Musings: Fighting the academic plague

Graphic designed by Claire Hammond
October 8, 2018

I had an energy shortage this past week. I lacked inspiration and I felt like I was moving much slower than usual in everything I was doing. I even struggled with deciding how I wanted to share some form...

Five Ways to Prevent the Common Cold

Five Ways to Prevent the Common Cold
September 28, 2018

Fall is known for its warm colors, and the promise of pumpkin flavored everything. However, this chilly season can leave us all vulnerable to colds. So, to help you enjoy this season here are five preventative...

How to save money in college

Graphic designed by Claire Hammond.
September 28, 2018

Going to college to receive a degree is arguably a great decision, but unfortunately, it comes at a price. While tuition is increasingly expensive, you don’t necessarily have to play into the stereotype...

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