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Chi Omega President embezzles money

Board of Trustees votes to suspend Soar in 4

Riley Hazel, News and Features Editor September 14, 2021

This afternoon FGCU’s Board of Trustees unanimously voted to suspend the Soar in 4 program for students entering in the fall of 2022. The suspension will not impact current FGCU students who are pursuing...

No More Soar in 4? Update

No More Soar in 4? Update

Riley Hazel, News and Features Editor September 8, 2021

This story has been corrected to reflect the fact the suspension of the FGCU Soar in 4 program is not official. FGCU President Mike Martin released an update this afternoon on Soar in 4, after the university...

No More Soar in 4?

No More Soar in 4?

Riley Hazel, News and Features September 8, 2021

This story has been corrected to reflect the fact the suspension of the FGCU Soar in 4 program is not official. Florida Gulf Coast University is looking to suspend Soar in 4 pending a re-evaluation...

FGCU Launches Vaccine Incentive Program

FGCU Launches Vaccine Incentive Program

Sabrina Salovitz, Editor-in-Chief August 20, 2021

FGCU has launched a vaccine incentive program for students and faculty who voluntarily show proof of vaccination. All currently enrolled students and active employees are eligible for $100 in Eagle Dollars...

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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 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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Stickers promoting white power posted across campus

November 1, 2020

By Nina Mendes News & Features Editor Stickers promoting the Folkish Resistance Movement, a Nazi group, were found on campus over the weekend, according to an email sent by President Martin this morning. Martin...

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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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UPD warns students, staff and faculty of email scams and check fraud

September 30, 2020

By Nina Mendes News & Features Editor Over the past month, UPD has received several suspicious activity reports linked to fraudulent email scams, according to the Chief of Police and Director of Public...

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Florida Gulf Coast University named #8 safest campus in Florida

September 8, 2020

By Nina Mendes News & Features Editor FGCU has recently been named the eighth safest college campus in Florida, according to Your Local Security. The main criteria for receiving this nomination are...

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BREAKING NEWS: Two fraternities suspended for violating social distancing guidelines

August 24, 2020

By Nina Mendes News & Features Editor Two FGCU fraternities have been placed on immediate interim suspension due to allegations of unfortunate conduct, according to an email sent by President Martin. The...

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8/19 Crime Update

August 19, 2020

By Karina Cashman                                                                                                                           ...

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