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Dr. Behr Retires from FGCU

Dr. Behr Retires from FGCU

Sabrina Salovitz, Editor-in-Chief July 29, 2021

This month, Dean Richard Behr will be retiring from his position in the U.A. Whitaker College of Engineering. Behr has served as Dean at FGCU for the past eight years. He came to Florida after retiring...

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FGCU Will Offer Pfizer Vaccine to Students

March 29, 2021

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor FGCU will be offering vaccines to students. The state of Florida will be opening COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to individuals ages 18 and above next Monday, Apr. 5. Students...

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Student Government’s new President and Vice President

March 22, 2021

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor FGCU’s Student Government has a new President and Vice President-elect and the pair have big plans for the coming year. Juniors Alyssa Fleischer and Gracie Dougherty...

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Student Government Election Results

February 26, 2021

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor Student Government candidates gathered on the library lawn last night, just days after the polls closed for the 2021-2022 election cycle. David Galindo, the SG Supervisor...

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SWFL Hot Spot: The Bowl

February 22, 2021

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor A Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) alum has returned to open a new location of her health food restaurant. “I think anywhere would benefit from this kind of food...

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Black Excellence

February 5, 2021

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor Anger, disappointment, exhaustion and betrayal were the feelings that pervaded the Black Student Alliance’s (BSA) peaceful demonstration this Tuesday on the library...

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A Capitol Conversation

January 26, 2021

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor Last week, students and faculty at FGCU gathered in the Cohen Center for A Capitol Conversation. The event was organized in response to the anxieties surrounding the...

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Painful but steady: FGCU works to become more diverse and inclusive

Sabrina Salovitz, Assistant Editor January 21, 2021

This past November, signs promoting a Nazi group were posted across the campus at Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU). The stickers, which read Hitler is Right and Smash White Guilt, were taken down immediately. The...

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A first-time politician and her doomed campaign

November 23, 2020

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor Rachel Brown always planned to enter politics, but she did not expect to do so before she had even finished college. Brown, 26, is a lifelong Florida resident who seems...

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The youth vote in the upcoming presidential election

October 28, 2020

By Sabrina Salovita Assistant Editor The United States is barreling towards a historic presidential election in November. Once again, the nation is looking to the youngest voters to cast their ballots. “Young...

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Students demand justice for Breonna Taylor

October 19, 2020

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor It was a sunny October afternoon on campus at Florida Gulf Coast University. A ring of students gathered near the bus loop, surrounding Nadjuska Maurice. Maurice, a...

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FGCU cancels spring break 2021

October 2, 2020

By Sabrina Salovitz Assistant Editor President Martin announced today that Florida Gulf Coast University will not have a spring break next semester. “In keeping with our commitment to protecting the...

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