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Eagles defeat Florida in two-game series

March 13, 2019

By Jake Henning Contributing Writer The FGCU men’s baseball team played two games against No. 5 University of Florida on Tuesday and Wednesday, losing their first game 15-0 on Tuesday night and coming...

‘I’m going back to college to study marijuana’

‘I’m going back to college to study marijuana’

February 21, 2019

By Matt Kaminsky Gulf Coast News Wire Michelle Hilmes had to relearn everything. She didn’t know what a tree was and she couldn’t explain the colors in a sunset. She had trouble seeing and she couldn’t...

How fast are you going?

How fast are you going?

February 20, 2019

By Danyelle Rodriguez Gulf Coast News Wire Service Radar speed signs are tools that Florida Gulf Coast University has been utilizing for the last 10 years. The objective of the device is to bring awareness...

Students celebrate Valentines’ Swing Night

Students celebrate Valentines’ Swing Night

February 19, 2019

By Katie Loudermilk Contributing Writer In honor of Valentine’s Day, the Red Cross club held a Swing Night for the Florida Gulf Coast University students. The dance took place on February 9th from 6...

Local band has big plans for the future, SWFL

February 19, 2019

By Bruno Halpern Entertainment & Lifestyle Editor “Perfect Sequence” is the name of a local alternative rock band from Southwest Florida that has made an impression in the local music scene. This...

EN Photo by Julia Bonavita // Tyra Cox of FGCU women's basketball attempts to pass a defender at a home game early-on in the season.

Washington produces double-double to lead women’s basketball past UNA 68-52

January 9, 2019

By Jordyn Matez The FGCU women’s basketball team defeated the University of North Alabama 68-52 on Tuesday night. The team was led by redshirt senior and reigning ASUN Newcomer of the Week Destiny...

Women’s basketball holds strong against Houston

December 11, 2018

By Kyle Grosskopf Assistant Sports Editor On Nov. 28 at home, FGCU women’s basketball defeated the Houston Cougars 76-71. This win moves the Eagles to a record of 5-2, with Houston moving to 3-5. FGCU...

FGCU men's basketball's Christian Carlyle carries the ball down the court during the game against Toledo on Monday night. Carlyle, along with Haanif Cheatham, led FGCU offensively with 13 points.

Men’s basketball opens Gulf Coast Showcase with loss against Toledo

November 20, 2018

By Jordyn Matez Sports Editor The FGCU men’s basketball team fell 62-90 to the University of Toledo in the opening game of the Gulf Coast Showcase basketball tournament on Monday night. Christian Carlyle...

Veganism is a simple solution to many problems

November 16, 2018

By Ariana Leblanc Bessette Contributing Writer Veganism is a diet which excludes all animal products, and there is a lot controversy on whether or not the vegan diet it the way to go. Many people claim...

EN PHOTO BY KELLI KREBS

FGCU Athletics is going green

June 29, 2018

FGCU Athletics is going green With FGCU’s reputation for being eco-friendly, it’s no surprise that our school’s efforts to protect the environment extends to our athletic complexes as well. According...

FGCU mens basketball to face FSU

FGCU men’s basketball to face FSU in first round of NCAA Tournament

March 12, 2017

FGCU men's basketball​ will face FSU in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday, March 16 in Orlando. Head Coach Joe Dooley and some of the team give their thoughts on the matchup. Filmed...

Shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, at least 5 dead

January 6, 2017

At least five people were killed and at least eight were injured in a shooting at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on Friday, Jan. 6. According to CNN, the airport was evacuated and...

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