5. Pope Benedict XVI Announced Resignation
Pope Benedict XVI became the first pope in 600 years to announce his resignation this week, blaming old age and poor health.
4. Do the Harlem Shake!
The latest Internet dance craze, the Harlem Shake, exploded this week causing everyone from the University of Georgia’s swim team to the Mizzou student body to take part.
3. Out of this World: Meteor Hits Russia
More than 1000 people injured when a meteor hit the city of Chelyabinsk, Russia this past Friday.
2. Third Nuclear Test Conducted in North Korea
North Korea government confirmed that they did indeed conduct their third test of nuclear weapons, causing concern to several nations in the UN and around the world.
1. State of the Union
President Obama made his State of the Union Address last Tuesday, which focused on jobs and the economy. He even proposed a minimum wage increase, which just may affect all of us while we're in college. To read the full speech, go here.
By: Audrey Wilcox