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Important safety information for Rollins community

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 [...]

March 1, 2018 Features, Uncategorized

Pulitzer Prize winner John Meacham to speak on September 12th

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 [...]

September 7, 2017 Features, Uncategorized

Greek week activities resume under theme of FSL unity

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 [...]

April 6, 2017 Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

Press Release: Seventeen Imperatives

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 [...]

March 27, 2017 Uncategorized

Sexism on International Women’s Day

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 [...]

March 23, 2017 Opinion, Uncategorized

IFC Suspension

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 [...]

February 23, 2017 Campus, Features, Uncategorized

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

‘Inferno’ follows in steps of ‘Da Vinci Code,’ ‘Angels and Demons’

With Oscar Season just around the corner, finding movies in late October that are truly entertaining is a difficult feat. Tom Hanks’ newest film Inferno is the exception. Preceded by The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons, this final [...]

November 3, 2016 Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

The importance of High Holy Days

The Jewish High Holy Days or High Holidays consist of two fall holidays called Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. The High Holy Days move around a bit on the Western calendar, but they always fall sometime in September or October. [...]

October 20, 2016 Uncategorized

Photographer Joel Sartore promotes animal rights activism

Earth is currently experiencing the worst rate of species extinction since the loss of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago. The extinction of animals is a natural phenomenon relative to the theory of natural selection, but it is meant to [...]

October 20, 2016 Uncategorized