Monday, January 21, 2019

Distinguished Speaker Series returns

Peter Edgar Over winter break, the Child of the Sun Distinguished Speaker Series (CotS) website was updated to reflect the lineup for spring 2019. The theme...

Young vote could be key to ‘20 presidential election

Hannah Kiester Almost as soon as  2019 began, hopeful candidates started campaigning for the 2020 presidential election. Since President Trump’s election in 2016, there have been...

New year brings new changes to Lakeland

Jillian Kurtz Local Starbucks to move The Starbucks currently located on the corner of South Florida Avenue and Beacon Road will be relocated to the Southgate...

Director of Athletics Pete Meyer to step down

The Florida Southern College Athletic Department has announced that Director of Athletics Pete Meyer will step down on Feb. 24, 2019, according to a...

Nation-wide bomb threat ‘hoax’ impacts Florida Southern

Jillian Kurtz      This story is still developing. Emails containing bomb threats to several staff members at Florida Southern resulted in the evacuation of...

Florida Southern walks for suicide prevention

Jillian Kurtz As a part of a year-long initiative to raise awareness and donations in the fight to prevent suicide, Florida Southern Athletics participated in...

Orchestra, music profs discuss gala goals

Taylor Gilchrist The Florida Southern College Music Department is preparing for the Annual Christmas Gala, which will be held on Dec. 8.  The Christmas Gala is...

Franchise to come to Southern?

Hannah Kiester Students at Florida Southern have long been passionate about the available food choices on campus, and SGA’s Food Committee has been working to...

Lakeland’s Christmas parade has storybook twist

Jillian Kurtz For its 38th year, the Lakeland Christmas Parade will travel through Downtown Lakeland, with the theme “A Storybook Christmas.” The parade will take place...

Garcia talks Cuba: ‘The system… takes a toll.’

Peter Edgar The Center for Free Enterprise at Florida Southern hosted another installation of its speaker series on Tuesday, with a speaker much closer to...

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Swimming update

Andrew Pawling The Florida Southern men’s and women’s swimming programs will be hostong their senior day meet today at 3 p.m. at the Hollis Wellness Center...

At the half: How the Mocs look for the remainder of the season

Reems Landreth MEN’S BASKETBALL The No. 22 Florida Southern College men’s basketball team started the 2018-2019 season with the best start (12-3) since the 36-1 season...

Basketball: Jonathan Lawton

Mikaela Queen Jonathan Lawton, a 6’2” guard from Williamstown, N.J., is a part of the the Moccasins starting five. Since transferring in after his sophomore...