Friday, January 15, 2021

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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Disney announces return of “Park-Hopping” in 2021

Faith Miller Starting Jan. 1, 2021, guests will once again be able to enjoy the “Park Hopper” option at Disney World theme parks, based off...

FSC career center works to help students through pandemic

Jameson Champion Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the Office of Careers and Continuing Education has remained dedicated to helping students prepare for upcoming internships and their...

Virtual survivor game born from quarantine

Deanna Wright Back in March when students were sent home due to COVID-19, the now-juniors Jack Wilkens and Kristi Bono started discussing what it would...

Concerts adapt to pandemic guidelines

Faith Miller Even though the pandemic has caused several events to have been canceled or postponed into 2021, many venues and artists have found a...

Unexpected solo album comes from drummer of 5SOS

Sophie Talbert Ashton Irwin became the first member of Australian pop rock band 5 Seconds of Summer to release a solo project with the unexpected...