Thursday, October 1, 2020

Inflated grades float higher

Grade inflation has been an issue in academics for decades. The term refers to professors and teachers bumping student’s grades up artificially. According to an...

Barnett School of Business to be reviewed

  The Association of Advanced Collegiate Schools of Business will send a visit team this March to review Florida Southern College. FSC is currently in the...

FSC ensures campus safety

Justin Richards Contributing Writer   Students can rest assured that, despite recent shootings around the country, campus safety and the Lakeland Police Department have a specific protocol...

Lifted ban in Washington opens doors for FSC ROTC advising

  In January, the Pentagon announced that it was lifting the ban on women in combat roles, opening up new jobs for women in the...

Student Brings Diabetic Awareness To Campus

Sydney Johnson a sophomore here at Florida Southern College. In addition to being a student here Johnson is also a Type 1 Diabetic. Johnson's...

Student Government changes SafeRide

Reems Landreth Student Government announced in a tweet this past Friday that students will now be charged for SafeRide after their second use of the...

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...

Looking back on the SGA Senate elections

Alex Zimmer Florida Southern College announced the results of the Student Government Association (SGA) Senate elections on Sept. 16th.  On any college campus, students will express...

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...

Forensics club seeks to restore dialogue skills

Peter Edgar Florida Southern College’s Speech and Debate society was resurrected in recent semesters by students in the political science department who hope to once...

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Clubs transition to online meetings and events

Vanessa Alvarez Florida Southern transformed many aspects of campus life to promote the health and safety of students on campus.  In the FSCares document detailing the...

Have masks gone from a necessary nuisance to an accessory?

Nathalie Moreno Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic in the middle of March, the world has had to adjust to a new normal. This...

Internships switch to virtual

Grace Newton At FSC, many majors include an internship as part of their requirements. Considered part of their credit hours and observed by a professor,...

FSC adapts to COVID-19 changes

Kenzie Carlson The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted how Florida Southern College students are receiving their education. One of these major changes came on Aug. 10 when...

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...