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Editorial: Don’t stand so close to me

Erin Seaton, Design Editor

April 10, 2020

We’re living in scary times right now— that much is inevitable. Every day, breaking news reports remind us of the ever-increasing numbers of coronavirus diagnoses and the slowly growing death rate worldwide. Life is not easy right now. We’re stuck at home, developing cabin fever, wishing that life could go back to the way it was a few months ago. I know how you feel....

Young but not immune

Young but not immune

April 9, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— “If I get corona, I get corona,” said Brady Sluder. “At the end of the day, I’m not going to let it stop me from partying....

COVID-19 testing laboratory in Leeds, England.

Testing the limits

April 9, 2020

LAKE CITY, Fla.— Testing remains among many concerns for healthcare workers as the COVID-19 outbreak surges forward. Currently, Duval county has multiple...

You don’t need that much toilet paper

Erin Seaton, Design Editor

March 26, 2020

It’s interesting to think that we’re currently living in a time that high school students will likely write about in their AP World History DBQs 25 years from now. COVID-19, more commonly known as coronavirus, has been spreading worldwide for nearly four months now. In a such a short time, it has infected over 423,000 people worldwide and claimed the lives of nearly...

My two cents

March 26, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— If the empty toilet paper shelves weren't enough of an indication, people are freaking out. We are in trying times. A stimulus package is in the works as the government tries to bring about some relief for the inevitable economic hardships that are upon us. It seems like around every corner of social media, there's a new article or update talking about...

What’s the Big Deal about Voting?

Erin Seaton, Design Editor

March 5, 2020

2020 is certainly an important year. Why so? It’s not just because Tokyo is scheduled to host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games or because I’m finally turning 21. This year, current president Donald Trump is up for re-election against a yet-to-be-determined Democratic candidate. At the moment, there are currently five Democrats remaining in the race for candidacy – Bernie...

My Two Cents: Don’t worry

March 5, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— As the saying goes, "Worrying is like riding a rocking horse. It keeps you busy, but it gets you nowhere." Believe me, I know it's easier said than done. When you have an exam or project, it can be stressful. Sometimes, you can't help but to worry. And then the test comes and goes, and you're left still worrying. You wonder if you studied enough. ...

What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do

Erin Seaton, Design Editor

February 20, 2020

I think we’ve all pretty much reached this point in our college lives, or we’re pretty close to it. You know, that point when every day you worry and fret about what you’re going to do after you graduate? Oh yeah. You just love that feeling, don’t you? I still have a year until I graduate but I already feel the impending doom of what I’m going to do after graduation....

My Two Cents: Just show up

Hannah Murray, Editor-in-Chief

February 20, 2020

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— As the quote attributed to Woody Allen goes, "Showing up is 80 percent of life." If there is one thing I have learned in my years at college, it is just that. To be successful in your college career, or in any venture, you need to show up. And no, I don't mean just showing up to class, although that is a big part of it. By "showing up," I mean j...

Ken Parker poses before the Charlottesville rally

Non Silba, Sed Anthar

February 19, 2020

Ken pulled his truck into the grassy clearing and put it in park. In front of him, several men gathered and spoke to one another. Some dawned tattoos,...

James Weldon Johnson

James Weldon Johnson

February 14, 2020

James Weldon Johnson was born in Jacksonville, FL on Jan. 17, 1871. During his lifetime Johnson made his mark as an author and civil rights activist  ...

Homeless man sitting on street with sign.

The Invisibles

October 28, 2019

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— On my left, there was an aged red brick building on 900 W Adams Street, home to The Salvation Army - Towers Center of Hope. The street...

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