From the editor’s desk: Farewell and Goodbye

Veronica Wilson, Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2013

As I am wrapping up the end of my last year at FMU, I think of a song like Vitamin C’s Graduation (Friends Forever).  I remember listening to it when I was younger and thinking that time is never going to come… then here...

The Sum Of All Parts

Robyn McNeil, Copy Editor

April 18, 2013

As another semester ends and I prepare for my senior year, I consider how long it has been since I walked across the stage to receive my diploma.  Within those three years, I have noticed a transition; and I feel more “myself”...

Dear 18 Year Old Self:

Martha Armstrong, Staff Writer

April 18, 2013

As I see you all alone crying in the dark, thinking that by sobbing into a pillow it would hide the desperate cries for help. People hear you, you cannot hide. I thought that you may need some advice right now.   Just...

Finals and the Rise of Narcotic Stimulants

Martha Armstrong, Staff Writer

April 18, 2013

She was an 18-year-old freshman at Francis Marion University (FMU) who excelled in high school and had a full academic scholarship. She had been living in the dorms on campus and was struggling to juggle her newly found freedom...

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