The Raider Wire

We Have Our Reasons

Culture is not just where one lives, what school one goes too, or who one praises. There are also little things like one’s hair that often gets left out of the mix. We cannot just throw our hair up into a pony tail or “messy” bun. The majority of us requiring a combination time, patience, hair products, combs and a silk bonnet to use on a daily bases with our hair. People look at us with strange faces when we wear our natural hair, but then we get scolded when we put wigs on or weaves in. We should be comfortable in whatever we decide to do with our hair and our body, it is our choice after all.

Kayla Salemi, Staff Writer

May 7, 2015

The other day I was sitting at lunch with my friends, talking about my African American hair. I should not have been surprised at all when a million questions began to shoot my way about my hair. Ew, you don’t wash your hair every day? Why I your hair so curly? Can I touch it? What do you put in it?...

My Name is Noelle and I’m a Guardaholic

Colorguard is a sport in which you perform with a rifle, saber, or flag.

Noelle Walker, Staff Writer

April 9, 2014

I’ve never found anything that I was sincerely passionate about aside from reading and writing. I’ve tried almost every sport imaginable; basketball, tennis, bowling, and I did played softball for years. I wouldn’t sign up for swimming because I never learned how to swim, and running wasn’t my...

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