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FGCU Student Stopped from Playing Tuba on Fort Myers Beach Plays On

FGCU Student Stopped from Playing Tuba on Fort Myers Beach Plays On

Alexandra Porter, Contributing Writer August 26, 2021

Derick Nangle, a music therapy major at FGCU, has been playing his tuba while carrying a sign along the shore of Fort Myers Beach since August 2020. Nangle performed every Saturday until last month, on...

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...

Student Government Welcomes New Year

Student Government Welcomes New Year

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

The school year is just beginning, and as classes kick off and the campus starts to settle down, Student Government leaders are preparing to introduce themselves to the student body. Alyssa Fleischer and...

New and Improved: What Students Need to Know About Fall Construction and Renovations

New and Improved: What Students Need to Know About Fall Construction and Renovations

Alexandra Porter, Contributing Writer August 19, 2021

FGCU takes pride in developing the campus to aid students in their endeavors. This means creating new structures as well as renovating what is already present. This Fall semester, students will get a first...

HB233 to Ironically Limit Intellectual Thought on Campus

HB233 to Ironically Limit Intellectual Thought on Campus

Riley Hazel, Contributing Writer August 5, 2021

Governor Ron DeSantis signed legislation this past month that will require public universities and colleges to annually survey their students and staff about their beliefs, citing in the bill that these...

New Scholarship Raises Awareness of Pet Overpopulation

New Scholarship Raises Awareness of Pet Overpopulation

Samantha Roesler, Executive Editor July 19, 2021

FGCU is partnering with non-profit organization For the Love of Cats by offering a scholarship to biology students that have the intent to go into veterinary practice in SWFL. For the Love of Cats is...

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Kathryn Kelly: from Architect to Accidental CEO

April 27, 2021

By Katie Fogarty Contributing Writer Kathryn Kelly is the CEO and founder of The Heights Foundation, an organization that works to build strong, sufficient families in the Harlem Heights neighborhood in...

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GSA Hosts Panel to Celebrate Transgender Students

April 20, 2021

By Erica Fish Staff Writer We all have a story to tell, but not everyone can see it. Gender norms have grounded what beauty is supposed to define. From slims waists and curves to thick shoulders and striking...

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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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SWFL Hot Spot: Urban Buzz

March 29, 2021

Katie Loudermilk Staff Writer “No coffee shop in Cape Coral has better coffee, better people, or a better atmosphere – we guarantee it,” this mission statement is shared by the Urban Buzz owners....

From left to right: Paige Wanderlingh, Tommy Danzi, Ben Fenuccio, Dr. Leary, Dylan Randall, Cameron Boles (Matthew Miller, Matthew Haftke, and Matthew Graves are not pictured).
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FGCU Students Compile Worldwide Comprehensive Serial Killer Database

March 22, 2021

By Nina Mendes News & Features Editor Every Wednesday in Whitaker Hall, room 266A houses a group of students who share a passion for one unique pastime: serial killer research. FGCU Associate Professor...

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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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