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Graphic design takes control in Command + New exhibition

Showcasing a semester’s worth of work, 17 senior graphic design students presented their final projects in Harbor Hall last Friday. Each student’s thesis tackled the idea of what “design for good” meant to them. This kind of exhibition for senior students in the graphic design program takes place every year in May. It’s a way […]

Oldest community theater, St. Petersburg City Theatre set to close

Oldest community theater, St. Petersburg City Theatre set to close

The stage door is broken, the roof leaks and the air conditioning needs to be updated, but St. Petersburg City Theatre feels more like a well-loved home than a rundown building. For the past 59 years, cast and crew members have signed their names on the walls backstage. The theatre has been collecting these memories […]

Graphic design takes control in Command + New exhibition

Students cycle into gear for Bike Week

Students looking to get a handle on their carbon footprint could do so during the campus’ inaugural Bike Week. Starting last Monday, students were encouraged to ride their bikes to campus to receive free food, raffle tickets and bike services. Each day leading up to Earth Day on Saturday featured new activities, including bike registration […]

Graphic design takes control in Command + New exhibition

Review: Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’ is sinfully good

By this point, Kendrick Lamar is internationally known as one of the best rappers in the world. His most recent album, “DAMN.,” serves to solidify his status. Lamar voices his inner insecurities and unhappiness with the current political climate on this record.         In the first song “BLOOD.” we are met with the motif of […]

Graphic design takes control in Command + New exhibition

Recipe: Game day BBQ cauliflower

Barbecue chicken wings are always a crowd pleaser, but what if I told you that you could achieve the same great taste but with cauliflower instead? The phrase “If it’s not broke, don’t fix it,” doesn’t apply to this delicious meat-free alternative. Beloved by vegans, omnivores and carnivores alike, this is a perfect Sunday football […]

Graphic design takes control in Command + New exhibition

Fringe market provides social justice outlet

One of a kind artwork, handcrafted jewelry and social justice awareness populated the brand new Fringe District pop up market. Visitors poured over each booth, which highlighted the passions of their owners. Sunshine City Books, owned by Rose Robbins, encourages empathy, promotes diversity and tolerance, all while providing socially aware books to children. You may […]

Graphic design takes control in Command + New exhibition

Review: The future of podcasting is here, and it’s “S-Town”

If you haven’t listened to an entire podcasts series in a single day, you haven’t lived. That is the conclusion I’ve come to after binging “S-Town,” the critically acclaimed narrative podcast brought to you by the creators of “This American Life” and “Serial.” Unlike its predecessors, all seven episodes were released simultaneously on Tuesday, April […]

Graphic design takes control in Command + New exhibition