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Fifty Shades of Fenty

Fifty Shades of Fenty

KaBryn Grayson, Contributing Reporter

April 16, 2019

In September 2017, singer Rihanna launched her cosmetics brand Fenty Beauty. The makeup line’s name comes from her surname, Fenty. “I wanted things that girls of all skin tones could fall in love with. In every product I was like, ‘There needs to be something for a dark-skinned girl; there need...

Overpriced and Undercooked

KaBryn Grayson, Contributing Reporter

April 15, 2019

"I have also heard of people getting food poisoning after eating Caddo food. Something has to change," Buckley added.

Faculty Member Voices Complaints

Bri Barkley, Contributing Reporter

April 12, 2019

“There is a problem with raises in equity salary compensation when it is happening across the board. People are divided among ranks in their fields, so wouldn’t it make sense to be paid the rightful amount for that rank? Going across the board makes the pay-gaps bigger and broader.”

Let’s Wager the Next Issue

Bri Barkley, Contributing Reporter

April 11, 2019

Since I began attending HSU, I have been overcome with the feeling of utter confusion. My first real-life experience of Henderson was move-in day. There was such a lack of parking that I had to carry boxes upon boxes of stuff across campus to get to my room. The first thought that entered my min...

Where the H*CK am I Supposed to Park?

KaBryn Grayson, Contributing Reporter

April 10, 2019

Parking has been another big issue for students. “My sister went here before me. She came here in 2010, and the parking still hasn’t gotten better from then,” Nicole Dodson, a junior criminal justice major said. “I know they complained about it then, so it’s just something that’s not bei...

Is Henderson State Secure?

KaBryn Grayson, Contributing Reporter

April 9, 2019

Security is a major concern for students. “I’ve known several people to get their cars broken into, and they always say there’s nothing they can do about it because there are no security cameras,” Taylor Moore, senior political science major said. “They [administration] don’t seem worrie...

Shouldn’t They Care About Us?

Anonymous Staff Member

April 8, 2019

  I am a student at Henderson State University. I live in a certain apartment complex on campus, which I pay an exuberant cost to do so.      There is no security. I was promised a gated and patrolled living area, but what I got were two broken gates and a non-functioning security system...

Momo is a Meme

Momo is a Meme

Paris Dugan, Photo Editor

March 13, 2019

If you use any or all social media, then it’s safe to assume that you know or have heard about Momo. Perhaps not, seeing how at this point it resides in the meme cemetery next to Leonardo DiCaprio Oscar memes and Salt Bae. So who and what is exactly Momo? Awareness for Momo began trending in February...

ICE Decoy University

Jae-Kur Lockhart, Opinions Writer/ Editor

March 13, 2019

The year of 2019 has been quite the debacle. Continued investigations on celebrity sex cults, fabricated stories on hate crimes, fragile masculinity becoming even more fragile, and even President Trump’s persistent desire to build a wall that nobody really asked for – and it’s only March. ...

First Amendment’s Right

Leigha Lynch

March 13, 2019

We exercise our first amendment rights on a daily basis. We learned the basics in grade school. The first amendment essentially states that our freedom of religion, expression, peaceful assembly, and to petition the government should not be infringed upon. A student at ASU launched a lawsuit against ...

Was It All a Hoax?

Jae-Kur Lockhart, Opinions Writer/ Editor

March 8, 2019

As reported on January 29 of this year, Empire actor, Jussie Smollett, was assaulted earlier that morning in Chicago. It was believed that the crime was motivated by racism and homophobia. Smollett was ambushed outside of a restaurant in Chicago by two men, who at the time, were unidentified that all...

Native Americans and Arkansas

Native Americans and Arkansas

By Miranda Diaz,, News Editor

November 26, 2018

November is National Native American Heritage Month. The purpose of National Native American Heritage Month is to honor Native Americans and all that they contributed to the United States by playing a very crucial role in the establishment of the country and American Culture. The Native...

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