Monday, July 22, 2019

2019 Orientation Leader applications open

 Jacklyn Washington  The Orientation Leader applications opened last week and will close on March 18 on Engage for the upcoming school year as professional staff...

Mardi Gras celebrates festivities and fun

 Mady Lauderman This year, thousands of people will celebrate the annual holiday, Mardi Gras, on March 5. The term Mardi Gras is a French term...

Chinese New Year’s history and traditions explained

Zya Crawford Feb. 11 marked the end of China’s longest holiday, Chinese New Year, a social and economic holiday lasting 15 days. Chinese New Year...

Recap: FSC English professor leads art talk

Peter Edgar Since the Polk Museum of Art (PMA) and Florida Southern’s partnership began, programming and FSC student and professor involvement at the PMA...

South Florida Avenue Chick-Fil-A demolished, rebuilding

Peter Edgar At the end of January, a flurry of my family members and friends rushed to Chick-Fil-A, on South Florida Avenue, to use...

Gamma Phi Beta hosted their philanthropy week

Alex Zimmer Gamma Phi Beta’s philanthropy week, which benefits the PACE Center for Girls, ran over the past week, raising awareness and funds for the...

A look at the history behind Valentine’s Day

Avery Mariotti On Feb. 14, many people go out on dates with people close to them in celebration of Valentine’s Day, but that is not...

Backstage look at ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

Mylena Ferman Florida Southern theater students rehearsed Wednesday, Feb. 6, days before tech week began, for Jesus Christ Superstar (JCS) in the Buckner Theater in...

Niyyah Bilal Hayes: Public Defender Intern

Abby McHenry Niyyah Bilal Hayes, a senior at Florida Southern, is interning at the Public Defender’s office at the District 10 Courthouse in Bartow, Florida. Some...

Tampa Bay invaded by historic Gasparilla festival

Kate Murphy Every January, downtown Tampa is flooded with about half a million people celebrating the city’s pirate history and Saturday, Jan. 26 marked the...

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Southern changes meal plans and food offerings for upcoming year

Reems Landreth FSC REWORKS DINING PLANS & OPTIONS AHEAD OF FALL SEMESTER The Division of Student Life sent an email to the student body outlining a...

Recycling cuts affect Lakeland

Haley Parson Recycling is an “it word” this year. Companies are selling goods made from various recycled materials. There are movements to increase recycling across...

Woodstock 50th anniversary comes to Lakeland

Zya Crawford 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the famous Woodstock Music and Arts Festival that took place summer of 1969. To celebrate, more than...