Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Concerts adapt to pandemic guidelines

Faith Miller Even though the pandemic has caused several events to have been canceled or postponed into 2021, many venues and artists have found a...

Unexpected solo album comes from drummer of 5SOS

Sophie Talbert Ashton Irwin became the first member of Australian pop rock band 5 Seconds of Summer to release a solo project with the unexpected...

FSC’s ‘A Christmas Carol’ is a new take on an old classic

Sarah Dube FSC is taking on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” as their third and final show for the fall semester.  As the first musical of...

Local Theaters Introduce New Safety Policies Due to Pandemic

Faith Miller The Polk Theatre, along with the CMX Cinema, previously known as the Cobb Theater, have both released new policies regarding COVID-19 and safety...

National Independent Venue Association establishes #SaveOurStages

Kenzie Carlson The National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) has created a hashtag Save Our Stages as a part of a virtual festival to raise money...

Polk Museum of Art presents first virtual exhibit

 Claudia Kahl The Polk Museum of Art at Florida Southern College is hosting its first online exhibition of art, “Hindsight 2020: Art of This Moment,”...

Pandemic-inspired flick stirs up controversy

Emily Starling The movie “Songbird” introduces a more intense version of COVID-19, “COVID-23”, and is produced by “A Quiet Place”’s Michael Bay. On Oct. 29, the...

Quarantine gives rise to ‘Among Us’ game

Deanna Wright Murder mystery game, “Among Us,” skyrocketed in popularity during the coronavirus pandemic. The online multiplayer murder mystery game which also included cold war hacks...

Netflix’s new series might not be going back to Paris

Deanna Wright Emily should not be in Paris.  Netflix’s recent series,“Emily in Paris,” is a romcom that is getting backlash after only being on the streaming...

Depiction of Sherlock Holmes spurs emotional lawsuit

Isabella Gargiulo One of Netflix’s newly released films, “Enola Holmes,” has been the talk of the town recently, but for the wrong reasons. While fellow...

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Cuban-Americans protest outside Lakeland’s Buena Block Party

Salvatore Ambrosino Following the country’s largest protests in decades, Cuban-Americans in Florida have assembled this week to call down the reigning political party in Cuba—many...

Polk civic leaders gather at Juneteenth celebrations

Salvatore Ambrosino The Polk Street Underpass of West Bartow represented Pan-African colors over the last weekend as vendors, educators and civic leaders gathered under the...

HSU and CHAARG are officially approved by SGA

Jessica Stalter Two new clubs were officially added to Florida Southern’s community at the last Presidents Circle of the semester.  These clubs, CHAARG, a women’s fitness...

Olivia Rodrigo quickly rises within the music industry

Deanna Wright Olivia Rodrigo is becoming the new Taylor Swift of the decade. Rodrigo has been an actress since she started in theater productions during her...

Golf alum joins National Women’s Golf Association

By Danny Buchell Staff Writer Amanda Gartrell is an alumnus of Florida Southern College and a former record-breaking golfer for the Mocs golf program.   Gartrell originally graduated...