Kayla Grant graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Mass Media Arts and a concentration in Journalism from Clark Atlanta University. She is a cross-topic journalist with a passion for entertainment news. During her undergraduate experience, she worked on the student newspaper where she interviewed and published articles on extraordinary individuals such as Spike Lee, Aisha “Pinky” Cole, Dorothy Butler Gilliam and Cyntoia Brown-Long, and also served as the Editor-in-Chief. Grant holds two certifications: Poynter Institute’s Newsroom Readiness Certification and the Hootsuite Platform Certification. In addition to being an iPondr contributor, Grant’s works are published in Poynter Institute’s HBCU Voter Guide, Rolling Out, Oz Magazine and The Atlanta Business Journal.

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March 29, 2021

Spring break 2021: Students balance risks, rewards

The pandemic put a damper on college spring break 2020. One year later, college students — and administrators — consider alternative options as safety takes precedence over fun.