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Creating innovative change through video

Change will indubitably come; whether it is the right kind of change is another issue altogether. Ensuring that the change of tomorrow is the change that we envision today requires each of us taking an active role in change-making. If [...]

February 16, 2017 Features
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New blog serves up food news

Amanda Wakefield ‘19 is a lifelong foodie who is super excited to start a chapter of the national blog Spoon University at Rollins. “I’ve always been really into food. My mom and I follow all the food blogs, and order [...]

February 16, 2017 Features
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Events struggle to attract students

At several well-known speaker events recently, I have noticed a distinct lack of the one key ingredient that any college event needs: students. Even George Takei’s recent talk didn’t fill the gym completely, and lesser-known speakers often have even sparser [...]

February 16, 2017 Campus, Features
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CFAM exhibits offer insight into historical black culture

Currently, there are two exhibitions at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum (CFAM) that explore black representation and imagination throughout history. The “AfroFantastic: Black Imagination and Agency in the American Experience” exhibit, which lasts until April 2, 2017, will be followed [...]

February 16, 2017 Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Features
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WWW welcomes two acclaimed writers

Peter Meinke by Morgan McConnell Poet and fiction writer Peter Meinke will be visiting Rollins College to participate in this season of Winter With the Writers. Meinke will teach a Master Class on Thursday, February 9, at 2:00 p.m. in [...]

February 9, 2017 Campus, Events, Features
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Treatment center opens doors in Orlando

When I think of eating disorders, I usually don’t think of college students. I think of teenage females having a difficult time going through high school. This type of thinking is a stigma that needs to be eliminated. Visiting the [...]

February 9, 2017 Beyond Rollins, Features, News
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The flaws of Fox Funds

For leaders of student organizations, funding events tends to involve one anxiety-inducing yet crucial step: approaching Fox Funds. Though the committee does give organizations the opportunity to plan large-scale events for the entire campus, the process of getting approved for [...]

February 9, 2017 Arts & Entertainment, Best of Winter Park, Campus, Features
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Love it or haze it

The spring of my freshman year, I asked a close friend to shave off half of my hair. I spent most of the next day looking like a cross between a punk rocker and Two-Face from Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark [...]

February 9, 2017 Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Features, Opinion
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The future of global citizenship

Although there have been many controversies from the Trump campaign and presidency, none has been so contentious as the infamous “immigration ban.”  The ban raised special concerns in universities across the country with regards to its potential implications; many universities [...]

February 9, 2017 Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Features, News
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Pre-health meets service in Global Medical Brigades

The Rollins Global Medical Brigades chapter provides the perfect opportunity for club members and Rollins College students to participate in an annual volunteer opportunity. Any students interested in participating in nine days of service this summer are encouraged to apply. [...]

February 2, 2017 Features, Uncategorized