Category Archives: College Life

A Piece of the Pie


“…The stands are full. Somebody’s getting paid for this and it ain’t us.” – Jalen Rose College athletes can now receive pay for use of their likenesses, names, and images. After decades of filling stadiums and not being paid a dime, instead being told things like, “You’re receiving a free education,” college athletes can now cash […]

Temple’s Public Inaction is Hurting Black Students


When l attended Temple University I was on the executive board of the Black Student Union (BSU). One of my favorite things about being a member of BSU was the protests we participated in. During the Colin Kaepernick protests we staged a sit-in at the Homecoming football game at Lincoln Financial Field. We marched down […]