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The king and queen have their day: Homecoming 2017

By Jeffrey Waitkevich This year’s homecoming dance, which took place on Tuesday, Oct. 10, ended with Sadandré Jackson and Shani Tracey crowned as king and queen. Let’s get to know them a little better. Sadandré Jackson: Homecoming King Jackson, a junior psychology major, wears many hats: president of the Herd Step Team, orientation leader, tour […]

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SHINE wraps up, blesses city with new murals

By Anna Bryson Over a dozen local, national and international street artists spent the past 10 days transforming St. Petersburg’s downtown with spray paint for the city’s third annual SHINE Mural Festival. Ending Saturday, the festival revitalized public spaces, inspired dialogue and united the community with the power of art. The world-class talent that SHINE […]

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No banana peels here: HAB brings Mario Kart to the Harbor

By Emily Wunderlich USF St. Petersburg’s signature homecoming event, the annual cardboard boat race, hosted by Harborside Activities Board returned to the waterfront Oct. 11. The race is themed after popular Nintendo video game “Mario Kart.” Each year, the event attracts organizations from around campus, as well as students looking to get competitive. The teams […]

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15 tracks to get you hyped for Suwannee Hulaween 2017

By Anna Bryson Florida’s best music festival (according to me) is right around the corner, Oct. 27- 29. The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park lies in a magical forest of Cypress and Oak Hammock. It’s vividly decorated in psychedelic lights, dazzling art installations, and interactive creations. On the banks of the Suwannee River, away […]

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Second annual mural competition brings out the artist in everyone

By Emily Wunderlich While the end of September marks the beginning of fall, it also indicates the tradition of the annual mural competition on each floor of the University Student Center and Residence Hall One. Residents living in the Hilton were also included in the festivities this year, although they had to paint their murals […]

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The long-awaited arrival of “The Sun and Her Flowers”

By Emily Wunderlich Rupi Kaur made her poetry debut with “Milk and Honey,” in 2015 and readers have been begging for more ever since. Their reward came Oct. 3 in 248 pages neatly bound in textured paperback. “The Sun and Her Flowers” should not be treated as a sequel but rather as a companion. The […]

The Keepers – a must see Netflix Original documentary on coming forward and seeking the truth

‘Sing it’ open mic helps break in revamped Coquina Club

By Arman Mouradian Open mic night at “The Edge” was in full swing last Monday night when Brielle Carter stepped up to the microphone. The chairs were filled with curious students, waiting to hear something fresh, something they haven’t heard. Although it wasn’t her first time performing in front of strangers, Carter was nervous stepping […]

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