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James Mellichamp announced his retirement in an email sent June 20. // Photo Dr. James F. Mellichamp
President Mellichamp Retires; Faculty Senate Calls for Interim President
Emma Marti, Editor-in-Chief • June 20, 2022

President James Mellichamp announced his retirement to the Piedmont community in an email sent on June 20.  “It has...

Nahomi Solorzano and Caden Nelms at Piedmont Universitys annual Safe Spring Break event. (PHOTO// Caden Nelms)
How is Piedmont Going For You?
Nahomi Solorzano, Contributing Writer • April 7, 2022

Too many questions are asked to freshmen that do not have simple answers during their first year. One thing is for sure, Piedmont has been a...

A Faulty Franchise: How the Falcons Fumbled Matt Ryan and Deshaun Watson
A Faulty Franchise: How the Falcons Fumbled Matt Ryan and Deshaun Watson
Brett Loftis, Publication Editor • March 21, 2022

As the old saying goes, “Don’t fix it if it ain’t broke.” Well, the Atlanta Falcons have managed a way to break something that cannot...

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The Atlanta Braves should let Freddie Freeman leave
Brett Loftis, Publication Editor • March 14, 2022

Hear me out.  I know what many of you Braves fans are thinking.  “How could we let a future Hall of Famer and one of the best players in...

Social Media and Broadcast Journalism
John Dills, Staff Writer • February 17, 2022

Social media and broadcast journalism are two very different types of media. Social media can often feel more personal while broadcast journalism...

Cam Verona graduated from Piedmont University in 2021. He is current dream is become a professional goaltender, and is working hard to achieve that goal. PHOTO//CAM VERONA
Cameron Verona: Aspiring Professional Athlete
Rowan Edmonds, Publication Designer • April 19, 2022

Cameron Verona has known from a young age that he wanted to pursue a career in soccer. He has played his entire life, including during his time...

TikToks Trending page shows account users the top themes and ideas in social media. PHOTO//ANNA WATSON
TikTok Under Review: Trends
Anna Watson, Contributing Writer • April 1, 2022

For something that is “the topic of many posts within a short period of time,” trends have such a variety. That’s the thing about TikTok...

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