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HBCU in LA creates pipeline for blacks in Hollywood

By: Mariah B. Campbell, Contributing Writer Founder and CEO of the Entertainment Industry CollegeOutreach Program (EICOP), Stacy Milner, visited Texas Southern University onNov. 13 to promote an internship that gives HBCU students access to companiesand careers within the entertainment industry. EICOP’s HBCU in LA is an 8-10-week paid summerinternship based in Los Angeles, California that prepares and develops the nextgeneration of African-American media production professionals. … Continue reading HBCU in LA creates pipeline for blacks in Hollywood

The Other Side of the Story – The Untold Truths of Cameron Brewer

By Tasha Poullard – TSU Herald News Editor | Opinions Contributor Almost everyone I know has seen video footage – countless hours upon end that feature unarmed Black men being gunned down in the streets by law enforcement. We just recently witnessed the trial of former Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger who was found guilty of shooting and killing Botham Jean (26) in his own … Continue reading The Other Side of the Story – The Untold Truths of Cameron Brewer

Self Realization Attracts Love

By Tasha Poullard, News Editor | Opinions Contributor  I was invited to join a Facebook group titled “Why He Won’t Marry You”. The title itself is very interesting. And I was surprisingly shocked to see the humble exchange in dialogue about the meme I posted (above). Which, started me to thinking about what I want in a future marriage. Especially when one of the gentleman … Continue reading Self Realization Attracts Love

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Be cautious, be safe: Street closures due to Democratic primary debate

Due to the Democratic primary debate to be held at TSU on Thursday, September 12, there will be temporary street closures between beginning at 1:30 p.m. until 3 a.m. on Friday, September 13. : Ennis St. (Truxillo to Blodgett – hard shutdown; no vehicular traffic) Blodgett St. (Delano to Ennis – hard shutdown; no vehicular traffic) Blodgett St. (Ennis to Tierwester -west-bound – event ticketholders only); … Continue reading Be cautious, be safe: Street closures due to Democratic primary debate

1033 program: The “Killology” of Warrior Cops in the 21st Century

By Tasha Poullard – TSU Herald News Editor | Opinions Contributor The “Police Are at War” Mentality It has become common place to now see images of local police wearing military helmets and masks, carrying high-powered assault rifles and riding in mine-resistant armored vehicles. For me personally, it’s both scary and unnerving when I witness officers who’re heavily armed providing normalized police services, while creating … Continue reading 1033 program: The “Killology” of Warrior Cops in the 21st Century

Supreme Court Race Case -Byron Allen v. Comcast

By Tasha Poullard – TSU Herald News Editor | Opinions Contributor “We’ve been positioned to fail. We were brought here to create wealth not have it, share it or be it.” says Byron Allen. As he conducts a sit-down interview with The Breakfast Club back in October of this year. African American Media Mogul Byron Allen lays it out on the line. He breaks down … Continue reading Supreme Court Race Case -Byron Allen v. Comcast

Gyno. Tomorrow. 9:30: T.I. Is On Hymen Duty

By Tashandra Poullard – TSU Herald News Editor | Opinions Contributor “Gyno. Tomorrow. 9:30” Can you imagine waking up to this sticky note being stuck on your door – by your father – in regards to your first gynecology visit? Rapper and actor T.I. said in an interview that aired Tuesday that he goes with his 18-year-old daughter Deyiah – to the gynecologist each year to “check … Continue reading Gyno. Tomorrow. 9:30: T.I. Is On Hymen Duty