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CF’s Privilege Walk

Photo Credit: Student Life Committee

Lauren Gillyard, Managing Editor

August 5, 2020

On July 13, CF had hosted their very own Privilege Walk. This walk consisted of an activity where the speaker Margorie McGee, faculty, asked participants various questions that deal with race, gender, age, and ethnicity.  This event is the first activity to take place during a summer series tha...

Farewell to Kelly Preston

Lauren Gillyard, Managing Editor

July 19, 2020

On July 12, Kelly Preston lost her two-year fight with cancer at the age of 57. Preston’s husband, John Travolta, had announced his farewell through Instagram. He said, “She fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many.” To the residents of Ocala, Preston was known for living...

Internet access at CF

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Lauren Gillyard, Staff Writer

June 12, 2020

Do you have internet access at home? If you don’t, CF has extended its Wi-Fi out into the parking lots. CF has announced that until further notice, all buildings are closed, but students are still allowed on campus. As of Tuesday, April 29, 2020, I drove around each parking lot and tracked what I bel...

CF Bookstore Update: May 2020

CF Bookstore Update: May 2020

Courtesy of College of Central Florida

June 4, 2020

  Due to COVID-19 concerns, the CF bookstores are temporarily closed to in store shopping. Please email [email protected] for any questions you have. Please include your full name and CF ID number. Also include your order number if you are emailing in reference to an online order. Happy to Help! ...

CF Update May 27, 2020

CF Update May 27, 2020

Courtesy of College of Central Florida

May 30, 2020

Since Covid-19 has taken over, it’s put a lot of students at a standstill when it comes to getting their education the right way. CF President Dr. James Henningsen said in an email to the faculty and staff. “As the governor has moved to partially re-open the State of Florida, we have also take...

Life during and after Quarantine: Dreaming of a better tomorrow

Life during and after Quarantine: Dreaming of a better tomorrow

Taukiya Williams, Editor-in-Chief

April 27, 2020

This was probably one of the hardest columns to write in my opinion, with so much sadness and bad news going on in the world surrounding Covid-19.  A friend told me to look at the positives. At first, I couldn’t find anything positive to write about,  but then another friend told me to think ab...

Transitioning to Online (CF Updates)

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Lauren Gillyard and Courtesy of College of Central Florida

April 14, 2020

From in-class to online, CF goes out of its way to ensure the safety of its students and faculty. On March 30, classes started getting conducted online after a week of preparation from each professor. All classes will continue for the rest of the spring semester in an online format. After a few c...

How to adult during a pandemic

Allen Barney, Staff Writer

April 11, 2020

When I was growing up, I didn’t think about having a family too often, which in my eyes is a level most children don’t even come across for years. I always knew that it wasn’t going to be easy, but it will be the most rewarding and wonderful ride of my life. I am beyond blessed to have a beautiful...

No debate here, the forensics team is on fire!

The award shelf of the CF Forensics team.

Allen Barney, Staff Writer

April 1, 2020

When people hear the word “forensics” they tend to think of crime scenes, evidence, cultures and anything else that deals with crimes or illegal activity. To a good percentage of the population that believes that is the case, it’s actually a whole different definition in other fields of education.  The term “f...

Stay Connected with CF!

Courtesy of College of Central Florida

March 30, 2020

Hi everyone! I just wanted to remind you that we are still connected – and we want to make sure that our students are as well. Follow Student Life & SAB on Social Media to stay engaged! Have a beautiful day and stay well!!! ...

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