Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Students returning to remote after Thanksgiving break

Isabelle Hancock and Grayson Skweres Starting Nov. 30, the Florida Southern College community will solely operate in a remote fashion until the start of the...

Lakeland mask mandate extended

Jillian Kurtz In a 4-3 vote, the Lakeland City Commission has extended the city-wide mask ordinance. With this extension, the mandate will now be in...

Top six Netflix suggestions for quarantine free time

Nathalie Moreno Now that most of Florida Southern's students are stuck at home for most of the day, people...

Refund checks come out as students face unemployment amidst COVID-19 pandemic

Taylor Wilson Florida Southern students received an email from Dr. Anne B. Kerr on Apr. 1, regarding the status...

Local restaurants offer additional takeout options during safer-at-home order

Sarah Oulman Curbside pickup and delivery options are appearing across Lakeland in an effort to encourage customers to support...

Wellness Center staff weighs in on staying active at home

Jillian Kurtz During this time, the fitness community has discovered new ways to keep encouraging others to be active...
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Twenty Seven owner encourages people to stay at home and shop online

Abby McHenry Small business owners have had to limit hours or close altogether due to Coronavirus concerns. Jenna O’Brien,...

Students in different time zones drastically affected by Zoom learning

Grace Newton FSC students have travelled home and are now in different areas all across the country and world....

Local artists adapt during pandemic

Sam Odom To live in Lakeland is to gather throughout the city and appreciate all things local, especially...

Coronavirus Updates: Florida Southern College

March 12, 4:36 p.m. Florida Southern College President Anne Kerr said in an email sent to students, faculty, and...

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Cuban-Americans protest outside Lakeland’s Buena Block Party

Salvatore Ambrosino Following the country’s largest protests in decades, Cuban-Americans in Florida have assembled this week to call down the reigning political party in Cuba—many...

Polk civic leaders gather at Juneteenth celebrations

Salvatore Ambrosino The Polk Street Underpass of West Bartow represented Pan-African colors over the last weekend as vendors, educators and civic leaders gathered under the...

HSU and CHAARG are officially approved by SGA

Jessica Stalter Two new clubs were officially added to Florida Southern’s community at the last Presidents Circle of the semester.  These clubs, CHAARG, a women’s fitness...

Olivia Rodrigo quickly rises within the music industry

Deanna Wright Olivia Rodrigo is becoming the new Taylor Swift of the decade. Rodrigo has been an actress since she started in theater productions during her...

Golf alum joins National Women’s Golf Association

By Danny Buchell Staff Writer Amanda Gartrell is an alumnus of Florida Southern College and a former record-breaking golfer for the Mocs golf program.   Gartrell originally graduated...