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Experiencing Life the Eagle Way

Experiencing Life the Eagle Way

Emma Diehl, Staff Writer June 24, 2022

After two years of virtual Eagle View Orientation (EVO), incoming freshmen are finally able to learn what life at FGCU is like, live and in person. With COVID-19 numbers significantly lower than they were...

Soaking Up Summer at FGCU

Soaking Up Summer at FGCU

Kerrie Blankenship, Staff Writer June 12, 2022

As I sit here at home for the summer missing FGCU and counting the days till move-in, let’s dive into what eagles involved on campus and taking classes online have been up to this summer. Now, this...

The Ultimate Balancing Act

The Ultimate Balancing Act

Tori Foltz, Staff Writer April 28, 2022

When I was in high school, I thought balancing between my schoolwork and my social life was difficult, but oh how I was wrong. When I moved into college, everything changed. I never had to ask permission...

FGCU Students Share Their Favorite Campus Study Spots

FGCU Students Share Their Favorite Campus Study Spots

Emma Rodriguez, Staff Writer April 14, 2022

Studying is a major part of the college experience. As students, we not only spend hours each week attending class and completing our assignments but also studying for important exams in ways we deem useful. To...

Compressing Stress

Compressing Stress

Matias Abril, Staff Writer April 7, 2022

With the combination of weekly assignments, tests, late night study sessions, constant quizzes, work, personal issues, and the overall attempt to balance it all, decompressing is an essential during the...

Working on Campus

Working on Campus

Matias Abril, Staff Writer February 17, 2022

Class, homework, extracurriculars, and social life are all essentials to a college student and their future success. Working a campus job while in college is another addition to a student’s already busy...

The Massacre that Brought Change

The Massacre that Brought Change

Ashley Paris, Writer February 14, 2022

I don’t remember exactly how that day played out; it all just seems like a distant memory to me. I get flashes here and there, but time does not seem real. Feb. 14, 2018, will go down in history as the...

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Looking into the Spring Semester

Tori Foltz, Staff Writer February 8, 2022

I’m looking forward to a lot of things this semester. I have been home for winter break this past month, which is only about two and a half hours away from campus. Don’t get me wrong, I love being...

Graphic by Erika Sauer

New Year, New Fears

Gracie Burgess, Staff Writer February 8, 2022

The start of a new year is always an exciting time. Everything feels fresh and new: new beginnings, new goals, new you. There are new fears as well. So, while it is thrilling for many to look into the...

Sleep is Not for the Weak

Sleep is Not for the Weak

Delinah Rosario, Opinions Editor January 6, 2022

We all know that sleep is something that everyone needs. If it’s so important, why is it so hard for college students to get good consistent sleep? With the stress from classes to the change in living...

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Going Green

Ashley Postlewait, Staff Writer December 24, 2021

During the school year, college students live very repetitive lives. “Eat, sleep, study, repeat” is the mantra that replays in their heads from the moment they wake up. Their lives are filled with...

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The Best and the Worst: A Recap of 2021

Tori Foltz, Staff Writer December 24, 2021

Last New Year’s Eve I was sitting in my living room, on the same couch that we’ve had since I was little, counting down from ten while watching the television in front of me. On the screen people...

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