A Day in the Life of an International Student

Article by: Becky Hudson Lynn Dollekamp is a 24-year-old international student, whom recently graduated from Florida State College at Jacksonville with a bachelor’s degree in Converged Communications. Dollekamp, born and raised in the Netherlands, is first born out of three children. She is an all-star athlete who was on the winning team of the European…

FSCJ Blue Wave Athletics at High Tide

Article by: Lynn Dollekamp Jacksonville, FL- Smashing volleyballs, hitting home runs, throwing baseballs, running cross country, or slam dunking basketballs, it is all possible at Florida State College at Jacksonville. The BlueWave Athletics Department is honored to feature six teams: men’s basketball, softball, baseball, women’s basketball, volleyball and has recently added women’s cross country to its 2017-18…

FSCJ Send Message to Governor Scott

Earlier this month, Governor Rick Scott found himself with the responsibility of deciding the fate of this legislative session’s most controversial bills: HB 7069 and SB 374. If passed, the new legislation would mean millions of dollars in cuts to state-funded K-12 schools and as well dozens of colleges throughout the state. The highly debated…

Proposed Budget Cuts Concern FSCJ Students and Staff

Article and photo by: Lynn Dollekamp On Thursday morning, May 23, FSCJ students held a press conference at Downtown Campus on the impacts of the proposed Legislative budget cuts on local education and the Jacksonville community. There were roughly 75 students protesting and holding signs reading “Support FSCJ” and “Support higher education funding, not cuts.”…

FSCJ Press Conference

On May 25, 2017, Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) students hosted a press conference to discuss the drastic impact the proposed budget cuts will have on local and regional education. The students were joined by Harvey Slentz, Attorney at Law and FSCJ Professor of Business Law and Employment Law. Students shared their concerns about…

Who Will Win The 2016-17 NBA M.V.P. Award?

By: Hunter Wright It is a forgone conclusion that the 2016-17 NBA M.V.P. will either be James Harden or Russell Westbrook. While deserving talents such as Kawhi Leonard and LeBron James will receive votes, this has become a two-man race, with any potential dark horses far behind. As of this writing, “The Beard” James Harden,…

Inside the Mind of an Offensive Coordinator

By: Hunter Wright Greg Briner has been engulfed in the world of football for nearly all his life. While playing as a quarterback at Gardena High School, Briner earned League player of the year, Los Angeles City player of the year, Southern California player of the year, California player of the year, and Parade Magazine…

Press Release – FSCJ ARTIST SERIES PRESENTS 2017-2018 SEASON

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ashley Williams – Publicist FSCJ Artist Series ashley.williams@fscjartistseries.org or (904) 442-2933 fscjartistseries.org – The official website for Broadway in Jacksonville   FSCJ ARTIST SERIES PRESENTS 2017-18 SEASON   JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The FSCJ Artist Series, sponsored by Vystar Credit Union, is thrilled to announce the 2017-18 Broadway in Jacksonville season, filled…

Bad Suns: An Interview with Chris Bowman

By: Morgan Bates Jack Rabbits 3/14/17 Christo Bowman – Vocals, Guitar Gavin Bennett – Bass, Vocals Miles Morris – Drums Ray Libby – Guitar, Vocals We’ve all heard the catchy and upbeat number 1 hit “Cardiac Arrest” by Bad Suns but, this band has many more tricks and talent up their sleeves. They have grown…

“Split” Film Review

By: Logan Coleman       Spilt is the latest psychological thriller by M. Night Shyamalan, the film definitely has moments of intense terror and I was surprised by the comedic elements of the film. I would say that the issues within the film lie within the way they use child abuse and mental illness…

Super Bowl LI, Falcons and G.O.A.T’s

On Sunday night viewers around the world collectively screamed a variety of four-letter words at the top of their lungs. Patriot fans yelled “YEAH!” While every other football fan yelled ____! (you can fill in the blank). In a game 51 years in the making, the Atlanta Falcon and New England Patriots tore the house…

Everything You Need to Know Before Super Bowl LI

This Sunday the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons will face off in the biggest sporting event the United States has to offer; Super Bowl LI. The stories surrounding these two teams make an already great game even more meaningful. Will the Atlanta Falcons win their first Lombardi Trophy in franchise history, or will…