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100-word love stories

February 6, 2020

Tiny love stories submitted by FGCU students and alum.   Lauren Miceli, Senior  “Do you like One Direction?” she asked during our lunch period. “Duh,” I responded, despite not caring for...

FGCU White Racism Class

Student from George Washington University says Thornhill’s “White Racism” class should be offered across colleges and universities in the U.S.

February 14, 2018

General biology, introduction to sociology, and introduction to American studies comprise just a fraction of the college courses that under- graduate students at accredited colleges and universities register...

Letter to the Editor: No surprise student smoking hasn't stopped

Letter to the Editor: No surprise student smoking hasn’t stopped

April 29, 2017

It is of no surprise to me that – as one of your recent opinion articles states – “FGCU’s tobacco ban hasn’t stopped student smokers” completely, and it was unrealistic to think that it ever...

'Every student on that campus deserves respect, protection and representation'

‘Every student on that campus deserves respect, protection and representation’

February 28, 2017

I want to express my upmost admiration for the work that the current Student Senate is doing. Making FGCU a sanctuary campus sends a strong message to this country that education has no party lines. Education...

No, abortion criminalization is the human rights violation

No, abortion criminalization is the human rights violation

February 25, 2017

In a letter to the editor, Timothy Hsiao wrote a thought-provoking article claiming that the practice of abortion is a human rights violation tantamount to murder. He claims that the entire abortion debate...

Yes, abortion is a human rights violation

Yes, abortion is a human rights violation

February 17, 2017

Everyone would agree that abortion kills something. That much is clear. But given that abortion does kill something, shouldn’t we determine just what it is that we’re killing before we advocate for...

Letter to the editor

Remember where you came from

November 20, 2016

Most of us have temporarily forgotten in our 20-year history that the only expectation FGCU has is that we “practice civility and mutual respect in all deliberations.” As FGCU employees, whether faculty,...

No to racism on campus

No to racism on campus

October 27, 2016

In light of the repugnant racist expression that occurred on campus last week, I wish to add my voice to the long list of those who have said NO to racism on this campus. As Director of the Center for...

Zach Johnson brings the ball up the floor during 2016 First Four game against FDU. (EN Photo/ Kelli Krebs)

Dunk City returns to Southwest Florida

March 16, 2016

Do you remember where you were when you heard the Eagles made the Sweet Sixteen? Last night, FGCU won its game against Fairleigh Dickinson and qualified for the NCAA tournament. We’re officially in...

Florida Gulf Coast's Sherwood Brown (25) celebrates in front of the fans in the stands after his team defeated Mercer in an NCAA college basketball game for the Atlantic Sun men's tournament championship, in Macon, Ga., Saturday, March 9, 2013. Florida Gulf Coast won 88-75. (AP Photo/Woody Marshall)

The return of Dunk City

March 15, 2016

Do you remember where you were when you heard the Eagles made it to the Sweet Sixteen? This past weekend, FGCU hosted a Selection Party for the NCAA Division I Basketball tournament. Players and fans...

Honor the Second Amendment by supporting open carry and campus carry

February 13, 2016

Dear Senate Judiciary Chairman Miguel Diaz de la Portilla and Senate President Andy Gardiner, I’m a member of the NRA, Florida Carry, Georgia Carry and author of the blog Pursuit of Patriotism, as well...

Global warming is a fraud

January 8, 2016

Letter in reference to Jan. 2 Eagle News  article “Going to the beach in January” by Iman Zekri Dear Editor: It is a mistake for Iman Zekri to make a link between extreme weather and global warming. This...

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