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    Student competes on TV reality show

    When the newest season of “Survivor” premieres on CBS tonight at 8 p.m., students at Florida Gulf Coast University may see a familiar face on their television screen. Among the com...

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    Commuters complain about campus parking

    With about 14,000 students, Florida Gulf Coast University is rapidly growing, and for commuters, parking can be a hassle. “It’s hell,” said Cari Bell, a commuter student. “I have t...

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    Students lead nature tours

    Imagine facing a bush of American beautyberries. The glossy, purple, bundled and tiny berries are available for students to pluck and eat. The beautyberries are found throughout th...

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    It takes a village: New housing for 2016

    Miromar Development Corporation has that it will begin building housing for Florida Gulf Coast University students. University Village will be located just south of campus on the e...

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    D.R.O.P. into the fiesta

    Students can experience a night of culture this Friday, Sept. 26 at the fourth annual Fall Fiesta, sponsored by the Dominican Republic Outreach Program. “We try to make it a very c...

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    Psych club prepares students for grad school

    In the first meeting of the school year, Students Promoting Industrial and Organizational Psychology had a turnout of more than 70 students along with psychology program chair Ken ...

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    FGCU slows growth rate

    Becoming an Eagle just got harder. Florida Gulf Coast University is slowing its rate of growth in exchange for a more selective approach to its applications. FGCU had about a 4 per...

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    ‘Mission Blue’ teaches sustainability

    One professor is bringing her love of the ocean to Florida Gulf Coast Univeristy. On Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 7 p.m., the Center for Environmental and Sustainability Education will be ...

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    ‘Medical anomaly’ – not alcohol ...

      A family friend confirms that alcohol played no role in the death of Florida Gulf Coast University freshman Austin Vonckx, who died after a distress call to his South Villag...

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    24-hour festival award recipients

    On Saturday, Sept. 13, the eighth annual 24-hour festival was hosted by Professor Barry Cavin in the Black Box Theatre. Eight awards were given, including four with a $500 scholars...

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It’s time for Goodell to go

At the helm of every business should be an individual with values and morals that only bring success. The National Football League is not just a game where 11 guys try to push a ba...

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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...

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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...

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