Thursday, September 24, 2020

Student Spotlight: Julia Simpson

Abby McHenry Julia Simpson is a junior studying political science, and this semester she is interning as a political...

Alumna Spotlight: Mikaela Guido

Abby McHenry Spring 2019 graduate Mikaela Guido was elected the College Democrats of America President during their national convention Sept. 6-8.  Guido campaigned for months before...

Student Spotlight: Kat Spencer

Abby McHenry Junior Kat Spencer is a Target employee who loves to help others, and because of her workplace she will get to help at...

Casey Slezak climbs across the world on her Junior Journey

Abby McHenry Over the summer, many Florida Southern students took their Junior Journey and junior Casey Slezak was no exception as she traveled to Iceland...

Student Spotlight: Mackenzie DeRosa

Abby McHenry Senior Mackenzie DeRosa has been in numerous operas, concert choir and Mocapella performances since her freshman year at Florida Southern. DeRosa’s favorite project she...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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Downtown Lakeland business closes after 78 years

Claudia Kahl The national switch to living online has caused a noticeable shift in our economy as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. With little...

Theatre and Dance adjusts for social distancing

Sam Odom In the midst of a global pandemic, Florida Southern, like most educational establishments, is adjusting to a new way of life. Theatre and...

Polk Museum of Art reopens

After being closed for six months in the height of quarantine and coronavirus, the Polk Museum of Art has reopened to the public as...

Black Student Union hosts first meeting of the semester

Sophia Gonzalez Florida Southern College’s Black Student Union invited the student body to join its first official meeting of the semester.  On Sept. 13, BSU informed...

SGA hosts entirely virtual campaigns

Salvatore Ambrosino Over fifty students ran for Student Government Association’s senate positions with the new challenge of campaigning on fully virtual platforms.  The elections committee for...