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Movie Review: ‘It’

A Successful Remake: A reboot is hardly ever better than the original. A movie is never quite as good as the book. In ‘It’s’ case, these two obstacles go hand and hand. Not only is ‘It’ an adaptation of Stephen…

UT Pride Center Revived

It was announced Thursday by recently instated University of Tennessee Chancellor Beverly Davenport that it is a “priority” of the university to reinstall the Pride Center. The Pride Center was part of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion which was…

Summertime Events in East Tennessee

  Summertime is here! If you’re staying in Knoxville or the surrounding area we’ve got you covered on these can’t miss events. Concerts on the Square – Every Tuesday (Jazz) & Thursday (Variety) If you’re going down to Market Square…

Chay’s Corner: Healthy Recipes

What’s up, guys? Thanks for reading Chay’s Corner! So, as we all know, HUMP day is my favorite! This week we will talk about more FOOD! Everyone loves food and some people love to cook…..I can’t cook, but  I do…

Joy Villa Addresses March 4 Trump

Today, in cities all over the country, Americans are marching to support our President in the name of patriotism.  Joy Villa was chosen as D.C.’s “March 4 Trump” keynote speaker.  Joy became an overnight sensation when she appeared at the…

Women’s History Month– Southern Women

March has been named “Women’s History Month.” Hundreds of southern women deserve to be celebrated and honored for their contributions to the advancement of women. However, there are a few women from our fine state of Tennessee who stood out…

Chay’s Corner: Study Spots!

It’s HUMP DAY guys! I received a reader request to point out local places around campus to get out of the house and study. We all know the distractions being at home causes, whether it be Netflix or loud roommates….

Knoxville Spring 2017 Events

The weather has been fantastic here in Knoxville, and for that matter around the country, lately. This leaves many feeling excitement and looking forward to  getting out to see what all Knoxville has to offer this spring. Whether you’re looking…

Welcome, Beverly Davenport.

Dear Mrs. Davenport, Welcome to The University of Tennessee, Knoxville! We are wholeheartedly thrilled to have you here, and it appears you’re excited to be here with us. We know it seems like you are coming into a firestorm here…

College Rape Culture: The Hoax

A hot topic in today’s college discussion atmosphere, among others, is college “rape culture” (CRC). CRC is the accusation that universities are breeding grounds for men to experience a sudden loss of all logical decision making and control of motor function….

Feminism and Muslim Women

Can you really call yourself a Feminist if you support the Muslim faith and its customs? Women’s rights is a huge movement today. The right for women to be treated as equals no matter what their faith, nationality, or sexual…

Feminism in America

By: Sophia Fuller Feminism seems to be the “trend” in today’s culture. Feminism today includes preaching tolerance, acceptance, and primarily focusing on the rights of women.  However, are they as tolerant as they claim? Now, it is a hasty generalization…

Chay’s Corner

Happy Hump Day! Let’s talk about less scrolling……more living! Not everything you do has to been seen or heard! Every one of us gets on social media and catches up on the latest happenings. Whether it is drama from your…

March for Life Recap and Thoughts

By Sophia Fuller Friday, the 44th annual March for Life took place in Washington D.C. to celebrate life and peacefully protest Roe v. Wade. Roe v. Wade, passed in January 1973, is the case that legalized abortion. The case made…

Chay’s Corner

I hope everyone’s week is going great! It’s Hump Day, half way to the weekend!! The semester is settling in and you’re back in the swing of school. During the cold winter weeknights, nothing is better than cuddling up and…

Chay’s Corner

Ask yourself: “Why am I going to college?” If the answer is to get a great education and be successful, then follow my ten tips! I know a wise guy who taught me impossible is nothing, and nothing is impossible!…

Should Americans Support President Trump?

Welcome to this week’s issue chat! This week we will debate the #notmypresident crowd and whether all Americans should support President Trump when he takes office Friday. America is the land of choice. Citizens possess the right to choose Democrat…

Chay’s Corner

  School is back and some of you are finishing up! So, Lets talk Business ….Professional 1.Buy a business jacket! 2. Slacks or skirt (knee length) 3. Button down/Blouse 4. Closed toed shoes- Girls, wedges are not business! Guys, don’t…

Chay’s Advice Corner

My Advice for a healthy 2017! Happy New Year! Start this New Year off right with a New You! Have a Meatless Monday! Workout for at least 30 minutes, three times a week! Kick out fried food! Cut back on…

Chay’s Advice Corner

We all struggle with what we want to be and what we want to do once we are out of school! Well, let me give you general tips on life out of college and how to prepare while you are…

Who was Abdul Razak Ali Artan?

On November 28th, at 9:56 a.m., Abdul Razak Ali Artan, with multiple eyewitness accounts, ran over numerous Ohio State students then exited the vehicle and preceded to stab as many victims as possible in an eerily “silent” manner. Almost immediately,…

UTK Anti-Election Protest Erupts in Fight

Today, on the campus of the University of Tennessee, a swarm of liberal, violent protesters carrying signs, communist flags, and megaphones blocked the main stairs leading down from the Pedestrian Walkway to hold a #LoveTrumpsHate protest against the results of…