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    Speaker hopes to make students think before they ...

    When’s the last time you had a few too many drinks? “A Few Too Many: Our Campus Culture of Alcohol” by Lori Hart, Ph.D. is a program that is coming to Florida Gulf Coast University...

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    It’s time to go M.A.D. volunteering

    Oct. 25 will be a life-changing day for many. Millions of volunteers will unite across the country to work for different causes. Volunteers in Southwest Florida are not the excepti...

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    Be our guest: Fort Myers students will come to Ea...

    For years, Florida Gulf Coast University has hosted Eagle EXPO Open House during the third Saturdays of October and February. This gives prospective students a chance to come and v...

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    Students fetch donations for dogs in need

    Last week, Florida Gulf Coast University students decided to use the last few dollars in their pockets to purchase a tennis ball. Pause for Paws, a student-run organization on camp...

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    Hockey funding at risk

    Student Government put the club hockey team on ice at Tuesday night’s senate meeting. The bill was indefinitely tabled, leaving the team without SG funding. The bill encompassed ic...

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    Cars on campus not environmentally friendly

    Florida Gulf Coast University is a school that prides itself on sustainability with LEED-certified buildings, a permaculture Food Forest and a colloquium class that’s all about the...

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    Bad news for night owls: Registration times move t...

    There’s good news for students who love waking up early and hate staying up until midnight to register for courses — the Office of the Registrar has changed registration times from...

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    Yikity Yak, we talk back

    “Huge turn-on: When people smell good and are hot. Sometimes spicy. Wrapped in tinfoil. Are actually burritos.” 51 up-votes. “When life’s got you down just think of the kid who was...

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    Eagles send Spartans home empty-handed

    The Florida Gulf Coast University D3 hockey team set out to take on the Florida Atlantic University Owls at 8:15 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17 at the IceDen in Coral Springs. At 6 p.m. Satu...

Sports

Senior Brittany Brown excels on and off field

In only three years at Florida Gulf Coast University, Brittany Brown has left her mark on the women’s soccer team. She has a 39-9-7 record as the goalie during her run at FGCU. Thi...

Sports

Lead recruit coming to FGCU

The Florida Gulf Coast University men’s basketball team landed a major target this week when senior small forward Rayjon Tucker gave his verbal commitment to Joe Dooley and the Eag...

Major League Baseball postseason in full swing

The MLB postseason is in full swing and has been nothing short of exciting. Things started out Tuesday, Sept. 30 with The Kansas City Royals beating The Oakland Athletics, 9-8, in ...

Sports

Too many dangers for hitters in baseball

Baseball has been played for more than 100 years. Pitchers have been taught to throw inside to get hitters off the plate. Today, it seems like pitchers are losing control and putti...

MLB replay slowing down game

For many years, baseball was played without any way to see or prove whether an umpire was correct in their decision. Since 2008, Major League Baseball has been using replay to dete...

Sports

Senior Brittany Brown excels on and off field

In only three years at Florida Gulf Coast University, Brittany Brown has left her mark on the women’s soccer team. She has a 39-9-7 record as the goalie during her run at FGCU. Thi...

Sports

Eagles move to 12-3 with two victories

The Florida Gulf Coast University women’s soccer team is currently undefeated, 5-0, in the A-Sun conference, and the Eagles’ overall record stands at 12-3. On Saturday, Oct. 18, th...

Bubble Soccer bounces its way to FGCU on Oct. 23

What do you get when you cross Jake Gyllenhaal from the 2001 movie, “Bubble Boy,” and combine that with the FIFA World Cup? Bubble soccer. Florida Gulf Coast University Campus Rec ...