Wednesday, October 21, 2020

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...

Junior Journey changes student’s global views

Victoria Salvatore  I have always dreamed of going to Europe and experiencing a different culture, but it never became a reality until this year.  For my...

Students question the value of free shirts at FSC events

Emma Tallon At almost every large-scale campus event, you may have noticed the many free, promotional t-shirts that are passed out to students. These t-shirts...

Florida Southern benefits from growth, requires maintenance

Taylor Wilson The Florida Southern College campus seems like it is always changing and adding new pieces, and that is because it is. “It’s really awesome...

Queen Moc – New, healthy options at FSC

This past Thursday, SGA announced Tutu’s Cyber Cafe will finally be serving organic ice cubes. After months of work, SGA Vice President of Academics Greg...

Queen Moc – How to handle a crappy week

Have you ever had a week where absolutely nothing went your way? Technical difficulties, academic struggle, work issues, social disaster, a shattered relationship, or...

Local priest weighs in on Catholic ethics and education

Peter Edgar Issues facing Catholic youth have been at the center of the national news focus several times over the past few months. Priests and...

Creative Space to really open

Dear Florida Southern students, We know this has been a long-awaited message (and we are extremely sorry for the delay), but we are excited to...

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Student Spotlight: Emily Wills

With so many students not able to return to campus this semester, many are living off-campus with commuter status, rather than living at home....

Lakeland Holds 40th Annual Swan Roundup

Jameson Champion Earlier this month the City of Lakeland held yet another successful Swan Roundup, gathering the swans for necessary medical checkups. This year marks the...

Chris Evans Scandal sparks discussion on female sexuality

Sarah Dube Earlier this month, what was supposed to be an innocent showcase of a family game of “Heads Up” turned into a social media...

Lakeland candidates running for representative seats

Grace Newton Local candidates will be on the same ballot as the presidential nominees on Election Day. This includes candidates for Congress, the state legislature...

Frank Lloyd Wright architecture limits mobility

Kenzie Carlson and Vanessa Hart Students at Florida Southern College have become concerned with accessibility issues on campus. “Ordway is an area on campus I feel...