Friday, September 21, 2018

Zero Tolerance Policy hurts children

Mylena Ferman How anyone can think it’s humane to separate families from each other is beyond me. How people can consider it as anything other...

SGA President addresses Mocs

Dear Mocs, Honored doesn't even begin to describe how humbled I am to serve as your Student Body President for the 2018-19 Academic Year. I...

End of first year makes freshman feel at home

Abby McHenry The 2017-18 academic year is coming to a close and with it, memories that will be cherished well past the time spent here...

History impacts modern social landscape

Derrick Jean-Baptiste Our past still haunts us. Even after hundreds of years, we are still feeling the ramifications of historical events that occurred long ago....

High-quality makeup doesn’t have to mean high-end

Abby McHenry Drugstore makeup is often criticized for being poor in quality compared to similar high end brands. This is not always the case. There...

How much social media is too much?

Erin Daugherty Social media is a dominating force in people’s everyday lives, but not many are aware that they’re using social media too much. A few...

Instagram culture breeds toxic perfectionism

Kristen Harris As much as I like to pretend that I’m not like everyone else, I, like most everyone around me, am a slave to...

Positive quotes help build positive mindsets

Abby McHenry It seems that our lives are always busy. When talking to people about how our day or week is going, many of us...

Amazon’s search for HQ2 challenges cities

Derrick Jean-Baptiste A few months back, Amazon announced that it is currently on the hunt for a new location for a second headquarters. This, of course,...

#MeToo is only a first step to change

Assia Angelini In 2017, #MeToo, a grassroots movement started by Tarana Burke ten years prior, entered the mainstream and caught aflame when Alyssa Milano used...

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Black & Brew 2: coming soon near you

Abby McHenry A second Black and Brew Coffee House and Bistro will be opening in the Lakeland Public Library on Lake Morton this fall. The...

Upcoming election pits polar candidates

The upcoming race for governor might be a litmus test for the future of Florida considering the drastic differences between the two candidates, Republican...

Students can chase goals starting clubs

Abby McHenry I want to start a Running Club. Before writing this article, I had actually thought about founding this club. I have been running since...