Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Student Spotlight: Sarah Bauman

Abby McHenry Junior Sarah Bauman traveled to Bimini in the Bahamas over fall break and researched sharks and other ocean species at the Bimini Biological...
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27 spins tapestry in Lakeland

Ashley Augusty The creative team at Twenty Seven Community is making a name for themselves here in Lakeland. The company specializes in reasonably priced handcrafted...

Catapult propels Lakeland businesses

Samantha Zimmerman Catapult, which is known to many in the Lakeland community as simply a co-working space, strives to help local entrepreneurs kick-start their businesses...

Emily Wainio-Oato: Passion for Spanish

Abby McHenry Florida Southern senior Emily Wainio-Oato’s passion for the Spanish language and culture blend perfectly with her Elementary Education and Spanish majors.   In high...

Art Crawl showcases contemporary artists

Sarah Oulman  The seventh annual Art Crawl transformed Downtown Lakeland with its music, art and vendors on Nov. 2 in Munn Park.  The Art Crawl, which...

FSC Now Serving Uncle Nick’s Bagels

Florida Southern's Tutu’s Cybercafe began serving New York style bagels from Uncle Nick’s a locally owned business this past Monday. The shop was started by cousins...

Honeycomb Bread Bakery opens permanent shop

Mariah Nichols  Honeycomb Bread Bakery is now open Inside Twenty Seven paper goods shop and is filled with fresh pastries and bread being made. The...

Black & Brew 2: coming soon near you

Abby McHenry A second Black and Brew Coffee House and Bistro will be opening in the Lakeland Public Library on Lake Morton this fall. The...

Alex Zimmer: Legal Intern

 Abby McHenry  Junior criminology major and pre-law studies minor Alex Zimmer is a legal intern at the state attorney’s office at the courthouse in Bartow,...

Local Charity Serves the Lakeland Area

Founded in 2011, the Amici Charity aims to keep residents of Polk County above the poverty level by assisting financially struggling individuals and families. Tony...

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Rock wall opens at Wellness Center

Salvatore Ambrosino  A “state-of-the-art” rock wall opened at Florida Southern’s Nina B. Hollis Wellness Center (HWC) as a pandemic-proof addition to student-wellness. The kickoff event on...

Disney announces return of “Park-Hopping” in 2021

Faith Miller Starting Jan. 1, 2021, guests will once again be able to enjoy the “Park Hopper” option at Disney World theme parks, based off...

FSC career center works to help students through pandemic

Jameson Champion Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the Office of Careers and Continuing Education has remained dedicated to helping students prepare for upcoming internships and their...

Virtual survivor game born from quarantine

Deanna Wright Back in March when students were sent home due to COVID-19, the now-juniors Jack Wilkens and Kristi Bono started discussing what it would...

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...