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Princeton: Citizen Scientists

By 1 p.m. Monday, March 6, over 500 university affiliates had packed Princeton’s Frist Campus Center. By the end of the day, 64 teach-ins occurred, 13 university and community organizations promoted their respective causes and nearly 1,500 people participated in the campus-wide Day of [...]

April 10, 2017 Campus, Features, Media, News

University of Pittsburgh: Conquering Cold Cases

On a Wednesday night in February, Rachel Feil stands at a whiteboard in room 232 of David Lawrence Hall, tapping a red Expo marker on her chin as she studies what she’s scribbled on the surface. “I don’t know,” she [...]

April 10, 2017 Campus, Media, News

SWOT analysis leads to potential change in curriculum

Rollins recently underwent an evaluation commonly known as SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats) to rethink the college’s future academic policies. As part of this endeavor, the school came up with twelve strategic question, each of which was assigned a [...]

February 23, 2017 Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Features, Media

Students outline pros and cons of new bookstore

This year, Rollins College is ringing in 2017 with a freshly renovated bookstore. It has moved (again) from the center of campus, across the soccer field, to the outskirts of campus on Fairbanks next to the Career and Life planning [...]

February 9, 2017 Campus, Media, News, Opinion

Applications open soon for Rollins Writer’s Conference

Summer 2017 marks the first Rollins Writers Conference, which will provide participating students and Winter Park community members the opportunity to attend a six-day conference filled with manuscript reviews, readings, and workshops. The conference will run from May 18 to [...]

November 17, 2016 Features, Media

Debate team tackles election

The debate team knew that, with election day growing closer and the highly contested campaigns for the presidency nearing the ends of their sixteen-month-long journies, it would be difficult to avoid the overpowering dialogue about the presidential election.  However, to [...]

November 10, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Best of Winter Park, Campus, Media, News

The case for Clinton

When November 8th comes, there is only one choice that leads to the United States moving forward and not backward. There is only one choice that is experienced enough to carry the mantle of commander in chief. There is only [...]

November 3, 2016 Campus, Media, Opinion

Best of Enemies kicks off Global Peace Film Festival

Inspiration for films can come in many forms. For Robert Gordon, a pirated DVD copy of old debates did the trick. Gordon (55), a writer and filmmaker, was instantly captivated as he watched footage of Gore Vidal and William Buckley, [...]

September 15, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Features, Media

Fashion Week a success

This past week marked the culmination of Orlando Fashion Week’s fourth year. Lasting from April 6 to April 9, this growing showcase of local fashion design featured seminars, designer talks, television appearances, and the presentations of collections by all of [...]

April 13, 2016 Columns, Media, Opinion, Rollins Runway

Rollins Film Society now open for business

Two years ago, I tried to start up my own film club at Rollins. Here, year after year, film clubs come and go. While I tried to stop my idea from becoming one of the many “has beens,” it turned [...]

April 6, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Media, Opinion