Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Lamb’s appointment in line with state-wide disaster

Salvatore Ambrosino Rebekah Jones, the architect of Florida’s once praised COVID-19 dashboard, has been succeeded by Gov. DeSantis’s basement epidemiologist of choice. Firing the data journalist...

Social media provides sexual assault survivors with platform

Emily Starling Social media continues to be a tool for survivors to bravely share their sexual assault stories.  On Feb. 1, Democratic Representative, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, took...

Trump holiday offers stark contrast to harrowing four years

Nathalie Moreno Ohio Republican (GOP) lawmakers, Jon Cross and Reggie Stoltzfus,  have decided to try and  designate June 14 as an annual state holiday in...

Spring Break cancellation potentially affects student mental health

Sophia Gonzalez As most of us are already aware, FSC has decided to cancel its 2021 Spring Break in order to prevent the spread of...

AOC resonates with younger demographic before election

Sophia Gonzalez Throughout her career, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortes (AOC) has found ways to interact with her target audiences through creative mediums that have set her...

SCOTUS considers the Affordable Care Act. Again.

Salvatore Ambrosino The Supreme Court of the United States’ (SCOTUS) conservative majority appears willing to preserve the Obama administration’s landmark Patient Protection and Affordable Care...

Win or lose, Republicans in Congress face inevitable rebuild

Salvatore Ambrosino “Après moi, le déluge” What can the G.O.P. do after enduring moral bankruptcy? “He’s more so a populist than a conservative,” chair of Florida Southern...

Fall graduates mourn cancellation of December ceremony

Vanessa Alvarez Florida Southern sent an email to students in late Sept. featuring updates on how the school will continue operating as the health climate...

Full capacity spring brings nuanced reactions amongst students

Deanna Wright All students are allowed to return to campus in the spring.  FSC sent an email to students stating all the changes that will occur...

Biden backs fracking amidst climate quandary

Sophia Gonzalez The Biden campaign has prided itself in creating a comprehensive environmental plan.  That’s why when Joe Biden’s running mate, Kamala Harris, warded off her...

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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...