National Voter Registration Day

It’s that time again! The November elections are a little over a month away and the time to register is now. Next week, on Tuesday the 27th our school hosts an event for National Voter Registration Day. I interviewed the Director of the Student Activities Center & Department of Campus Life, Natasha Hudson, so that…

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Eardrums: Here Comes Good Fun

Lately, it seems that women have been shining in all genres of the music world. Why don’t we take a moment to recognize some entrancing music released by a few mesmerizing women in the music industry today? If you are unfamiliar with hip-hop goddess noname, once named NoName Gypsy, you won’t regret taking a moment…

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Get With The Program: Accounting

When most students think about accounting, their minds go straight to the stereotype of timid, eccentric or flat-out boring people who sit behind a desk and crunch numbers all day long. This is probably due to the media associating these characteristics with anyone who works in the accounting field. Characters such as the wimpy, timid…

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The USB Kill Switch

You know how we joke about “when I die, delete my internet history?” Or how we just want someone to delete everything to hide whatever embarrassing material could be found on our devices? Congratulations! There is now a kill switch. Yet another monstrosity is born from the mind of someone with nothing better to do…

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Gasoline Prices Are Increasing

It is Sunday morning, and for many Clayton State students, this is the time to fill up the tank as an entire school and work week is ahead. However, many may experience some delays in this routine schedule as a major Alabama pipeline has broken, affecting the gasoline supply in metropolitan Atlanta. Many gas stations,…

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Laker Spotlight: Marcus Lafleur

    Last week, senior Laker Marcus Lafleur became the fifth individual in Clayton State history to be named as Peach Belt Conference Male Runner of the Week. After an impressive start to his final season of cross country eligibility, The Bent Tree caught up with Lafleur to discuss athletics, fraternities and a future after…

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Can’t Keep My Eyes to Myself!

Dear Goose and Gander, My boyfriend goes to Auburn and lately we’ve been going through a rough patch in our relationship. I’m getting distracted by the hot guys who suddenly seem to be everywhere around here. We’ve been together for about three years now, so I don’t want to just break it off, but I’m…

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Help! My Roommate is a pothead!

Dear Goose and Gander, I am a freshman here at Clayton State and I’m really struggling with my roommates. They’re obnoxiously loud, they wake me up at night, and they smoke tons of weed. I already have asthma and it’s really hard to focus on my studies. I don’t want to complain and be a…

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Colin Kaepernick’s Jersey Is In Demand

Although Colin Kaepernick no longer has a starting position as a 49er, his jersey is now the highest selling. The increase of sales came after the quarterback chose not to stand during the national anthem. This was done to prevent “show[ing] pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of…

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