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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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And the Oscar goes to…

It is that time again—the Academy has picked out what they consider the best films of the past year. This article constitutes my speculations on who and what will win in the most competitive categories. (Disclaimer: I was not able [...]

February 24, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Media, Opinion
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Post-apocalyptic game incorporates fresh concept

Post-apocalyptic America has never looked this beautiful. Fallout 4 is the return of the iconic sci-fi world of Fallout. The game is a first person/third person shooter, open-world exploration video game with Role Playing Game (RPG) mechanics. Fallout 4 takes [...]

November 18, 2015 Columns, Media, Opinion
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Much anticipated ‘Spectre’ disappoints Bond fans

Spectre attempted to bring back the glory of older James Bond films but stumbled and failed to do anything truly spectacular. Directed by Sam Mendes and starring Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Lea Seydoux, Ralph Finnes, Ben Winshaw, Andrew Scott, and [...]

November 11, 2015 Arts & Entertainment, Columns, Media, Opinion