Janae Savoy

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The Obamas Visit SXSW

  By JANAE SAVOY This year, the SXSW Conferences & Festivals had arguably the biggest moment in their history by featuring President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama as keynote speakers in SXSW Interactive and SXSW Music, respectively.   Michelle Obama delivered her speech entitled “Hustle Is a Political Act” on Wednesday, March 16. … Continue reading

Flint Water Crisis: The Backstory

By JANAE SAVOY Since April 2014, the approximately 100,000 residents of Flint, Michigan have been struggling to obtain one of life’s basic necessities: clean water. On April 25, 2014, the city of Flint began using the Flint River as their primary source of water. Soon after, residents began to notice and complain about the weird smell, … Continue reading