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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 […]

Science Fest and MarineQuest bring zest to campus

Conference seeks creative solutions for climate change

By Brandi Reynolds The Initiative on Coastal Adaptation and Resilience met in the University Student Center last Wednesday and Thursday to discuss the growing effects of climate change. The conference focused on regional vulnerability and resistance to change on local and global scales. Jeff Goodell of Rolling Stone and author of “The Water Will Come: […]

15 tracks to get you hyped for Suwannee Hulaween 2017

Review: First IMAX TV sets the bar high

By Jeffrey Waitkevich Marvel and IMAX came together to bring a television show to the big screen. “Inhumans,” Marvel’s newest superhero installment, debuted on Aug. 31. This was the first time in history a TV show premiered in IMAX theaters. In the past “Game of Thrones” has appeared in IMAX — but those episodes were from […]

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

Game of Thrones finale lacks surprises, still delivers

***Warning: Spoilers Alert*** By Emily Beck Season 7 of “Game Of Thrones” has come to an end but the story continues. As we reach another incredible finale by the producers at HBO, this last episode laid the foundation for an action-packed Season 8. This finale, titled “The Dragon and the Wolf,” opens with Greyworm and […]

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

Student Sean “Smurph” Murphy seeks career as rap star

Under the moniker “Smurph,” Sean Murphy hopes to create a lucrative hip-hop career. A career that started in his USF St. Petersburg dorm during the summer of 2015. Murphy, 20, didn’t start college with an interest in rap. The mass communications major found his calling after listening to beats made by Martin “Mak” Kelly, his […]

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

Central Melt Twists College Classic Meal

One of the newest restaurants in town is also one of the cheesiest.  Central Melt is nearly two months old and offers creative grilled cheese sandwiches in the Central Arts district of downtown St. Petersburg. Ed Allen, the owner and chef at Central Melt, works the restaurant by himself. Central Melt’s atmosphere is cozy and […]

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

Minimalists enjoy the finer things in life

Joshua Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus lived wealthy lives. They had six-figure jobs, new cars and lived in houses with more rooms than people. But they weren’t happy. “I was living the ‘American dream,’ but that wasn’t my dream,” said Millburn. “I wasn’t concentrating on what was important.” After losing his mother and his marriage in […]