Story By Gina Crespo and Emma Schindler It’s finally Fall. Even if the hot, humid weather and lack of sweaters around campus suggests otherwise, Halloween and Thanksgiving are quickly approaching. Luckily, if you are looking for ways to start to celebrate the season, there are many cheap options in and around Gainesville. From quiet craft … Continue reading Fall in Gainesville: Things to do Around Town
Poetry by Samantha Chery I’m always looking to the future. I long for the days when I am living my dreams and not just chasing them. It gets exhausting having to wake up early and stay up late to do things that I’m passionate about. But if everything goes right, it’s all supposed to pay … Continue reading In Time
Story by Stephanie Cobb “What do we want?” “Climate action!” “When do we want it?” “Now!” These words echoed across downtown Gainesville last month as hundreds of people of all ages gathered on the steps of Gainesville City Hall and hoisted handmade signs, many made out of recycled cardboard, into the air. “Climate change is … Continue reading Gainesville Participates in Global Climate Strike
Story by Kaylyn Ling For many UF Honors students, Hume Hall is a home away from home, a haven of late-night study sessions and a place full of fond roommate stories. What’s the story behind a name, though — who is the Hume behind Hume Hall? H. H. Hume writing at his desk. 1959.Credit: University … Continue reading Remembering H. H. Hume: The Man Behind the Name
Story by Samantha Chery, Photo by Stephanie Cobb The University Honors Program is constantly growing and changing. Here are the latest developments to look out for now and in the near future. Harry Potter Camp likely to become a class First-year Honors wizards tried their hands at making magic for the second year of Harry … Continue reading Keeping Up With Honors: What’s New and Coming Soon
Story by Noah Towbin This is the first of an ongoing series of encounters with Uber drivers in Gainesville. Gainesville is a college town at its core. On any given day, a passerby on University can see a myriad of restaurants, a thriving club scene, a herd of college students somehow finding their way to … Continue reading Uber Memoirs: Meet Moonshine Mike and other Characters
Poetry by Noah Towbin Concrete poetry is an art-form meant to connect the imagery of writing poetry with the physical imagery of art.