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How Student Government plans to address our campus’ poor recycling report

By Byron Baugh When people consider what they like about our campus, I’d like to think that having a robust sustainability culture ranks fairly high. That fills me with so much pride. I’m honored to be the student tasked with coordinating initiatives and efforts that moves us forward. Of course, this is a huge responsibility as […]

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Student Government collecting donations to help Hurricane Irma victims

By Timothy Fanning Hurricane Irma victims in Pinellas County are still in desperate need of personal hygiene products, such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, shampoo and deodorant. That’s why Student Government is partnering with the St. Petersburg Free Clinic on a food and hygiene drive to support hurricane relief efforts. “These supplies continue to be in […]

University announces new Dean of Arts and Sciences

SG successfully fills senate seats despite consistently poor voter turnout

By Michael Moore Jr. sOf the over 4,000 students enrolled at USF St. Petersburg, 250 of them voted in the most recent Student Government senate elections. That’s a 61.5 percent decrease from the 650 students that turned out in the spring to vote on the senate, president and vice president in addition to having a […]

From thrift store to runway: alumnus hosts fashion show

Goetz: Accuser’s texts contradict her testimony

By Delaney Brown A former Student Government leader contends that the text messages and statements of a female student who accused him of sexual assault are contradictory and cast doubt on her credibility. In arguments filed Sept. 28 in Pinellas County Circuit Court, the former leader’s attorneys say those contradictions support his contention that he should […]

From thrift store to runway: alumnus hosts fashion show

Long anticipated preview of The Edge is tonight

By Jeffrey Waitkevich The university is set to unveil The Edge, a remodeled recreation space, to students in a soft opening at 5 p.m. Monday. Al Gentilini, associate director of Campus Recreation, hopes to give students a chance to check out what the recreational space will look like while also building anticipation for the finalized […]

From thrift store to runway: alumnus hosts fashion show

650 freshmen, biggest week of welcome yet

Big things are happening this week, click here to see the full event calendar.  By Brianna Rodriguez As students move in and prepare for the first day of class, USF St. Petersburg’s community comes together to welcome the newcomers in a series of exciting and engaging weekend events.   Harborside Activities Board (HAB), Campus Recreation, […]

From thrift store to runway: alumnus hosts fashion show

To be true leaders, we must stand up to hate

Editor’s note: The college town of Charlottesville, Va. became the scene of deadly chaos on August 12, after a rally to protest the removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee. Student Body President David Thompson, who came into office in May, joined nearly 100 other campus presidents addressing the tragedy. In a joint statement […]

How Student Government plans to address our campus’ poor recycling report

More turmoil in SG: VP-elect abruptly resigns

By: Anna Bryson (annabryson@mail.usf.edu) & Tim Fanning (tfanning@mail.usf.edu) Just seven weeks after he was elected, the vice president-elect of Student Government has resigned. In a one-sentence email announcing his resignation on April 17, Samuel Goetz offered no reason for his decision. Earlier this month, he had cited academic reasons in explaining why he took a leave […]

From thrift store to runway: alumnus hosts fashion show