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Graduating Sandspur staff members say goodbye

April 26, 2018

Cameron Ochse My final year at Rollins has been far from easy, and the consistent migraine that I have felt stems from the bombardment of questions like, “What are your plans after graduation?” or “Are you excited to leave?” Honestly, I am leaving Rollins with mixed feelings. As I prepare for whatever else life may […]

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Important safety information for Rollins community

March 1, 2018

The recent incident at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School brought to the forefront concerns about gun safety and campus security on all school campuses. With Rollins’ open campus, Campus Safety is well-equipped to handle any potential threats; however, the success of their strategies relies on the proactiveness of the Rollins community. Ken Miller, assistant vice […]

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Drag & Drop Feature

November 21, 2017

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way. When she reached the first hills of the Italic Mountains, she had a last view back on the skyline of her hometown Bookmarksgrove, the headline of Alphabet Village and the subline of her own road, the Line Lane. […]

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5 Header & 3 Slider Options

November 21, 2017

Far away, behind the word mountains, far from the countries Vokalia and Consonantia, there live the blind texts. Separated they live in Bookmarksgrove right at the coast of the Semantics, a large language ocean. A small river named Duden flows by their place and supplies it with the necessary regelialia. It is a paradisematic country, […]

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Pulitzer Prize winner John Meacham to speak on September 12th

September 7, 2017

Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize-Winner, New York Times bestselling author, and renowned visiting professor at The University of the South and Vanderbilt University, will be making an appearance on campus for a one-night speaking engagement in partnership with the Winter Park Institute on September 12 in the Knowles Memorial Chapel. During the presentation, Meacham will be […]

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Greek week activities resume under theme of FSL unity

April 6, 2017

The time-honored tradition of Greek Week returned this past week, with all fraternities and sororities involved in what the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life has dubbed FSL Unity Week. Events included a mixture of Greek Week staples like dodgeball and events designed around aligning the values of the FSL community with those of the […]

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Press Release: Seventeen Imperatives

March 27, 2017

IMPERATIVE NUMBER ONE: ALL U.S. CITIZENS WILL BE REQUIRED BY LAW TO VOTE IN EVERY U.S. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION. Winter Park, FL  October 27, 2014 11:07 a.m. EST – Armed with the findings from his landmark four-year study on what ails America, National Community Activist, Will Graves, calls for seventeen imperatives aimed at reversing America’s unprecedented […]

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Sexism on International Women’s Day

March 23, 2017

What do golf, feminism, and peanut butter and jelly sandwiches have in common? On March 8, 2017, better known as International Women’s Day, the official Rollins College Instagram (@rollinscollege) posted a picture of Head Women’s Golf Coach Julie Garner. The picture, which you will no longer find if you go onto Instagram looking for it, […]

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IFC Suspension

February 23, 2017

Tuesday night around 10:30 pm, students and faculty received an email from Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Dr. Meghan Harte Weyant. The email was subject titled “Fraternity Life Temporary Suspension Notification.” With the contents being just as vague as the subject, the Rollins community was told all six fraternities on […]

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Pre-health meets service in Global Medical Brigades

February 2, 2017

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. This community-service excursion involves volunteering at a free community medical/dental clinic run in a rural […]

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