The Student News Site of Florida Gulf Coast University

Eagle Media

Eagle Media

Eagle Media

Police Beat

UPD Beat

Jenna Hackeman, Staff Writer September 30, 2022

An RA called UPD Sept. 17 to report a fight between two male students on the fifth floor of Eagle Hall. The RA told UPD that both of the male students pushed past her and left the area. According to the...

Police Beat

UPD Beat

Jenna Hackeman, Staff Writer September 27, 2022

On Sept. 9, a female student made a report with UPD and stated she had a recording of a preacher on the campus hitting a male student with a sign. The male student tried to take the preacher's sign which...

(EN Illustration / Audrey Mobley)

FGCU prepares for Hurricane Ian

Hayley Lemery, Assignment and Features Editor September 26, 2022

As of Monday, Sept. 26 at 11 a.m, Hurricane Ian has advanced to a Category 1 Hurricane. It has reached maximum sustained winds of 80 mph and is headed northwest at 13 mph, according to the National Hurricane...

FGCUs Textbook Affordability Project is saving students thousands

FGCU’s Textbook Affordability Project is saving students thousands

Jenna Hackeman, Staff Writer September 18, 2022

FGCU has started a new initiative called the Textbook Affordability Project with the goal of providing textbook content to students without having them spend any money. The university is funding the project...

EN Illustration / Gabriella Lopez

President Biden’s loan forgiveness plan: FGCU’s thoughts on it

Grace Markell, Staff Writer September 13, 2022

On Aug. 24, it was announced that the Biden administration has proposed a plan that intends to cancel student loan debt up to $10,000 for qualifying students and $20,000 for Pell Grant recipients.   The...

Police Beat

UPD Beat

Jenna Hackeman, Staff Writer September 11, 2022

On Sept. 4, a female student called the University Police Department (UPD) to file a report on a male student for pulling a gun on her at Viva Le Mirage Night Club. According to the report, the male student...

Load More Stories