Month: June 2020

From the Vault: Berry Men’s Basketball vs. Sewanee SAA Quarterfinals (February 23rd, 2020)

What is From the Vault? We miss sports too. That’s why every Friday, we’ll be re-posting a Viking Fusion sports broadcast from the past year! This week, we revisit the Berry Men’s Basketball team’s 77-50 win […]

Juneteenth: Charting the long road to racial justice

Viking Fusion and Berry’s Department of Communication wish you all a meaningful Juneteenth marking the day 155 years ago that federal orders read aloud in Galveston, Texas, by Union army general Gordon Granger, declared “absolute equality […]

Rome officials host meeting to discuss confederate statue

The Rome Community Development Service Committee hosted a meeting on Friday to discuss the statue of Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest standing at the base of the Myrtle Hill Cemetery.

Daughter of President Briggs tweets how to damage statues using household chemicals

On June 9, Madeline Odent, daughter of Berry President Steve Briggs, released a series of tweets detailing how bronze statues can be damaged beyond repair using basic household chemicals.

Students organize candlelight vigil in honor of Black Lives

On May 30, the chairs of the Solidarity Week committee hosted a candlelight vigil for students currently living on campus.

From the Vault: #5 Berry Volleyball vs. Millsaps (September 21st, 2019)

What is From the Vault? We miss sports too. That’s why every Friday, we’ll be re-posting a Viking Fusion sports broadcast from the past year! This week, we revisit the Berry volleyball team’s 3-0 win over […]

CBD gaining popularity in Rome

As CBD gains respect in the medical field, Rome and Berry community members see the substance as a new cure-all remedy to treat various diseases and disorders.

Berry experts hopeful for Tobacco 21 law’s positive impact

Berry health experts say the Tobacco 21 law signed by President Trump last December will have positive effects on campus

Protests erupt in Atlanta

Berry student and photojournalist Matthew McConnell documents.