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The new semester groove: a guide to getting back into the swing of things after break

January 13, 2017

Traveling, spending time with family and time away from classes and obligations are what a lot of students looked forward to as the month of December approached. But, with the holiday season now a distant...


Mothers Against Drunk Driving strive for positive changes in Florida law

January 11, 2017

When people hear about Mothers Against Drunk Driving they typically associate the organization with mothers who are completely against alcohol but according to program director Lori Burke, MADD is about...

Shy Wolf

‘Holiday Happenings’ raises awareness to Shy Wolf

December 27, 2016

When Denise Parker and her husband Tim Parker moved to Naples in 2003 from New York, neither would guess that Tim’s artwork would later be helping Florida wildlife, especially wolves. The couple, who...

Students awarded for work with youth

FGCU students awarded for their work with underprivileged youth

December 11, 2016

For a young girl lacking the proper mentorship, ideas of becoming a doctor or a performer may seem like distant dreams, but thanks to the effort of FGCU students those dreams are closer to becoming a reality. FGCU...

Soulflowers soulfest

Something for the soul

November 30, 2016 Filmed and edited by Nora Reca. “It only took one time for me to see that the number 13 is the number that belongs to me. So, now,  it’s 13, 13 pills per...


Walk and Roll: FGCU students volunteer to fight nerve disorders

November 26, 2016

While patrons of the Walk and Roll were busy racing along the winding path at Lakeshore Park, Ileana Hamel was taking her time, rolling by in her motorized wheelchair. Hamel was diagnosed with Guillain-Barré...

Estero art show

Estero Art Show to feature more than 100 artists’ original artwork

November 18, 2016

The Estero Art Show returns for its 18th bi-annual year to present different mediums of art to residents in Southwest Florida. Hosted by the organization Hot Works, as well as producer and executive director...

Pi Kappa Phi

Pi Kappa Phi fights to spread positivity

November 16, 2016

This year has been filled with strife for a lot people in the community, but Pi Kappa Phi is shooting to help make a change. The FGCU fraternity, whose mission is to create lifelong brotherhood while encouraging community...

Reagans Story

Phi Alpha Delta Grants A Wish

November 11, 2016

At the Hilton Naples hotel, the Royal Palm Ballroom is filled with joy and laughter coming from Reagan Conroy, who spends her night flaunting a mickey mouse hat and taking to the dance floor to teach guests...

Free screening

Eagles host free vision and hearing screening

November 9, 2016

Joe Jackson, coordinator of the Bonita Springs Lions Club sits on a bench inside the Family Resource Center at FGCU where kids aged three to six wait to get their eyes and ears checked. He laughs at a...

COBOL screening

COBOL brings community together at election viewing party

November 9, 2016

In the wake of the election that would determine the next president of the United States, FGCU’s Coalition of Black Organizational Leaders hosted a viewing party in Marieb Hall on Nov. 8. The viewing...

St. Baldricks Day celebrates its sixth year at FGCU

St. Baldrick’s Day celebrates its sixth year at FGCU

November 4, 2016

Filmed and edited by Georgette French.

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