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My alternative spring break

In the United States, approximately 565,000 people experience homelessness on any given night. I’ve always found ways to indirectly help alleviate homelessness and poverty by contributing to the Red Cross, Salvation Army and other organizations – but it wasn’t until recently that I realized I wanted to take it a step further. Yes, donating clothes […]

Ideas for a local spring break

Students across the country will soon flock to Florida beaches to celebrate spring break season. But that isn’t always easy on a college student budget. So, here are a few ideas that can help you make the most of your time off.   Watch a “whodunit” show (March 11-20) The St. Petersburg City Theatre will host […]

Spring Break trip allows students to participate in weeklong service projects

Parties. Alcohol. Beaches. Three words that sum up the typical college student’s spring break. But for those who want to spend their week off a little more civilized, the Office of Leadership and Student Organizations has offered an alternative – the Un-BULL-ievable Spring Break. The program began last year and allows USF St. Petersburg students […]