Tuesday, September 21, 2021

United Methodist Church to address LGBTQ divisions

Elisa White In February, the United Methodist Church (UMC) will hold a Called Session of General Conference to decide what to do regarding church doctrine...

Catholic student leadership stands with church amid scandal

Peter Edgar At the beginning of this year, over 200 Catholic bishops from around the nation met at a seminary in Chicago to address 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...

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...

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,...

Recent Articles

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...