Thursday, May 23, 2019

Taylor Swift verdict should change how we discuss sexual harassment

By Kristen Harris I have been a fan of Taylor Swift since the eighth grade. I’ve spent a good amount of time that I was...

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...

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...

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,...

FSC feels like family

By Allie O'Connor Walking onto the Florida Southern campus in March of 2016, I fell in love. It was warm, sunny and just far enough...

Forget a wall, we need to build a roof

By Kristen Harris President Trump took a little while to react to Hurricane Harvey, yet he just can’t shut up about that stupid wall. However,...

Over-involvement: An open letter to the c/o ’21

By Adrianna Cole Hi, my name is Adrianna. I’m in my third year at FSC, and I’m the co-editor-in-chief and centerspread editor for the Southern;...

‘Time is Up’ for identity politics in Hollywood: slacktivism does nothing

Adrianna Cole Every time award season starts, I get this glimmer of hope that it will be different. Clearly, I’m suffering from insanity because Hollywood...

First holiday season without retail company Toys ‘R’ Us

Victoria Salvatore  Growing up as a Toys ‘R’ Us kid, I remember my mom taking me to the big toy store to wander the aisles...

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Recycling cuts affect Lakeland

Haley Parson Recycling is an “it word” this year. Companies are selling goods made from various recycled materials. There are movements to increase recycling across...

Woodstock 50th anniversary comes to Lakeland

Zya Crawford 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the famous Woodstock Music and Arts Festival that took place summer of 1969. To celebrate, more than...

Paper straws a non-solution for FSC sustainability

Victoria Salvatore In the three years that I’ve been attending Florida Southern, they’ve been making moves to create a more environmentally friendly campus.  Efforts by Student...