Thursday, September 24, 2020
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Health Benefits of Swimming

Erin Daugherty  The value of swimming to one’s health is too great to be measured, yet it’s often overlooked. You don’t have to be an Olympic swimmer to enjoy...

Gavin breaks school record but not enough to escape defeat

By Morgan Swem Florida Southern finished with four individual wins on Saturday at Nova Southeastern.  Despite the four wins, the Mocs were defeated by Nova...

Moccasins swim their way up in national polls

By Morgan Swem The Florida Southern men’s swim team was recently ranked No. 9 by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America in the second...

Champion swimmer earns top award

By Mani Thangadurai Being awarded the Regional Scholar-Athlete Award for 2016 by the Division 2 Conference Commissioners Association is yet another accolade in an already...

Water Mocs swim away with title

Lindsey Settlemire, Staff Writer Florida Southern’s Men and Women’s swim teams made a splash at the Sunshine State Conference Championships Feb. 18-21. Both teams came out...

FSC mourns death of swimmer

Emma Hamrick, Sports Editor On Nov. 1, students, faculty, and teammates of freshman swimmer Wiliam Minter gathered at the Church in the Springs in Ocala to...

Conference champions for third year in a row

The calm before the storm. The cliché used to describe tension before a natural disaster or the beginning of a war is often attributed...

Marin named NCAA swimmer of the week

Valeria Sabate Sports Editor After days of practice the NCAA named Venezuelan Jesus Marin swimmer of the week. Senior Marin did not expect this recognition from the...

Spring graduate wins NCAA award

Graduated Robbie Swan is winner of Division II Commissioner's Scholar-Athlete Award. “I was very surprised when I found out about the nomination, and felt extremely...

Making a splash: Men and women’s swim teams place in top 10 at Nationals

The men’s swimming team got second place in Nationals and women’s team got seventh place. A total of 18 Florida Southern College athletes attended Nationals. According...

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Downtown Lakeland business closes after 78 years

Claudia Kahl The national switch to living online has caused a noticeable shift in our economy as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. With little...

Theatre and Dance adjusts for social distancing

Sam Odom In the midst of a global pandemic, Florida Southern, like most educational establishments, is adjusting to a new way of life. Theatre and...

Polk Museum of Art reopens

After being closed for six months in the height of quarantine and coronavirus, the Polk Museum of Art has reopened to the public as...

Black Student Union hosts first meeting of the semester

Sophia Gonzalez Florida Southern College’s Black Student Union invited the student body to join its first official meeting of the semester.  On Sept. 13, BSU informed...

SGA hosts entirely virtual campaigns

Salvatore Ambrosino Over fifty students ran for Student Government Association’s senate positions with the new challenge of campaigning on fully virtual platforms.  The elections committee for...