3 Spartans named to NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete Team
Campus Life / Education / Spartan Women

3 Spartans named to NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete Team

NORFOLK, Va. – Three members of the 2015 Norfolk State softball team were named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-America Scholar Athlete team on Tuesday, the organization announced. Departed senior Alina Moriartyand current senior Whitney Williams and current sophomore Seana Moriarty were NSU’s three honorees on this year’s team. Alina Moriarty finished her … Continue reading

Six former Spartans to compete overseas this year
Campus Life / Spartan Men

Six former Spartans to compete overseas this year

NORFOLK, Va. – With preseason practice getting revved up for the 2015-16 basketball season, the Norfolk State men’s program will also have several alumni continuing their careers this upcoming year. Several former Spartan players have signed professional deals to compete overseas. Former NSU guards Michael Deloach, Pendarvis Williams, Chris McEachin, Aleek Pauline and Jamel Fuentes … Continue reading

Review: Fetty Wap is melodic, but lacks depth on debut album
Arts & Entertainment / Celebrities / Music

Review: Fetty Wap is melodic, but lacks depth on debut album

  Fetty Wap, “Fetty Wap” (RGF Productions/300 Entertainment) Fetty Wap spring-boarded into mainstream success before releasing an album with the Top 10 pop hits “Trap Queen,” ”679″ and “My Way.” With that success, most wondered if the 24-year-old rapper-singer could deliver on a full-length musical project. He certainly steps up to the challenge on his … Continue reading

Minister signals Chris Brown won’t be allowed into Australia
Arts & Entertainment / Celebrities / Music

Minister signals Chris Brown won’t be allowed into Australia

  CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A government minister signaled Thursday September 24th that troubled R&B singer Chris Brown won’t be allowed to tour Australia in December because of his criminal conviction for assaulting pop star Rihanna. Michaelia Cash, who was assistant minister for Immigration and Border Protection before a Cabinet reshuffle this week, said she would … Continue reading

Madonna kicks off ‘Rebel Heart’ tour in Montreal
Canada & the Atlantic / Celebrities / Music / Theater & Dance

Madonna kicks off ‘Rebel Heart’ tour in Montreal

  MONTREAL (AP) — Pole dancers dressed like nuns, Mike Tyson and nonstop theatrics. Welcome to the church of Madonna. The pop star kicked off her “Rebel Heart” tour in Montreal on Wednesday night September 9th, belting out a mix of her iconic hits and new music from her recently released album, also titled, “Rebel … Continue reading