Thursday, September 19, 2019

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...

Student finds renewed place in city media

Peter Edgar The YLakeland ambassador program was dissolved over the summer after the nonprofit became a subsidiary of 6AM City, a network of local daily...

Hosts gain new perspective on Scholars Weekend

Emma Tallon Each year, Florida Southern holds multiple Scholars Weekends, an event which gives current students the unique opportunity to host prospective students and share...

Comic-Con comes to RP Funding Center

Abby McHenry Central Florida Comic-Con (CFCC) was hosted for the first time by the RP Funding Center in Lakeland Jan. 19-20. The event  hosted more than...

Abby Campbell: Journey to West Africa

Abby McHenry Sophomore Abby Campbell spent two weeks of her winter break traveling to West Africa with the Biology Department. Campbell traveled to Gambia and Senegal...

Relaunch! into the spring semester

Abby McHenry Relaunch!, held at the beginning of the spring academic semester, hosts clubs and organizations that can promote their group to the student...

New Year’s resolutions: past and present

Abby McHenry Each year, millions of people around the world make a New Year’s resolution, or a promise to themselves to reach a particular goal...

FSC students travel home for Thanksgiving

Abby McHenry Not everyone celebrates Thanksgiving in the same way or on the same day, and Florida Southern students are no different. Thanksgiving is celebrated annually...

Local businesses expand locations and partnerships

Mohammed Halemeh NEXT STOP, OMNI POP The Omni Pop-Up Market pairs up with breweries around Tampa Bay to feature local artists, music, food and craft beer.  Lakeland was...

Student spotlight: Brandon Giczewski, Pike Consultant

Abby McHenry Brandon Giczewski, a senior and member of the Pi Kappa Alpha (Pike) fraternity, has been selected to work as a chapter consultant at...

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Freshman Class put on Constitution Day

Lexi Potter Constitution Day is hosted by the freshman class each year as part of their introductory political science class requirements. Each year, the Freshman students...

First farmers market of the year took place Sept. 11

Sophia Gonzalez Florida Southern College is bringing back the farmers market on Sept. 11, following the positive reaction it received from students last semester.  The first...

Athletics cancels all home events the week of Sept. 2 due to Dorian

Mikaela Queen Update: Sept. 2, 12 p.m. Because of changes to Hurricane Dorian's track, select athletic events will return to their original date and time. Rescheduled events: ...