Monday, June 1, 2020

Former students file sexual exploitation lawsuit against James Franco

Alexandra Zimmer As radio silence follows yet another accusation of sexual exploitation against James Franco, we are forced to...

Sometimes, we don’t need to know

Even before the Division of Student Life released a statement regarding Dalton Beitel’s death on Tuesday, the rumor mill chewed away at the privacy...

Opinion: Let athletes make their money

Grayson Skweres The California State Assembly passed a long overdue bill earlier this month, allowing NCAA athletes to make money off of their name, image,...

Opinion: Restoration of Felons Voting Rights

Alex Zimmer American citizens all over the country celebrated National Voters Registration Day on Sept. 24, yet former Florida felons are still seeking the right...

Opinion: If re-election is inevitable, voting is essential

Emma Tallon Imagine that it’s 2020 and President Trump has just tweeted “Here’s to Keeping America Great”. Unsettling? Here’s what you can do to change...

PSL Season: Too Early?

Abby McHenry Seasonal Treats August has come to an end—and with it, the arrival of Pumpkin-flavored drinks. For some, Dunkin Donuts and Starbucks’s late-August fall drink...

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...

18 candidates: a help or a hurt?

Emma Tallon As the 2020 presidential primaries draw near, a growing list of candidates have taken to the ballot in hope of calling the White...

Letter from the Editor: Student Government Elections

Fellow Students, This page of the Southern is exclusively dedicated to issues surrounding the elections of a new Student Government Association Executive Board.  Some of the...

Arrest of local middle schooler sparks national pledge debate

Alexandra Zimmer  A sixth-grade student who refused to say the Pledge of Allegiance at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy downtown was arrested on Feb. 4 after...

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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...