Sunday, May 31, 2020

Thanksgiving is the New Black Friday

But is this the wisest decision for these retailers?  It is my favorite holiday of the year. All my family comes in from out of...

Election day: D.C. versus Raleigh

When I started interning in Washington D.C., I began looking forward to the election. My internship is very hands-on, and I’d been given chances...

Facebook provides new gender options

Facebook has recently made a change to allow users to customize their gender options. Facebook has attempted to broaden their rage in appealing to...

Juicing: a new way to spring clean

You never realize how much of your day revolves around meals until you are denied of eating any solid foods. A week ago, the...

How you and your community can benefit by supporting local businesses

Rebecca Padgett Opinions Editor   When most of us are hungry and can’t possibly fathom another delicious meal at the cafe we flock to places like Chipotle...

Power of symbols: respecting the community and thinking before we speak

The definition of a symbol is “something used for or regarded as representing something else.” A symbol can be a sports jersey signifying a...

Body image problems not always about pounds

Kelly Lamano Co-Editor   We’ve all heard the comments, whether it was heard indirectly, directly or as an observer. “You could lose a few pounds,” or “I...

Stand out this year for Halloween

Gigi Gabig Staff Writer If you are yet again stumped for the perfect Halloween costume, look no further than this article.We will never forget Karen Smith’s...

Cyber-bullying takes toll locally

Jess Raigosa Staff Writer Back in the day, the term “bullying” was something you would likely use to refer to one kid pushing another down on...

Rave culture: sex, drugs and techno or good vibes a healthy good time?

Fluffies, kandi, PLUR, diffraction glasses and rolling... all terms (almost) no one outside of the “rave culture” understands. A stigma usually attaches itself to the...

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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...