Student Speaker Series – Susan Kinhofer – “Staycation at the Studios”

Susan Kinhofer submitted an editorial giving her opinion on why we should skip “the mouse” and hit up “the studios” for your next Orlando staycation. Listen as Susan explains the amazing things to do, see, and drink! She even shares a personal story about an amazing experience with Spider-Man.  

“F” is For Finals

Writer –  Kennedy Ryder We have all been there, in fact, many of us are there right now. You step onto campus and you can feel it in the air, the stress, caffeine, and sleep-deprived induced haze your fellow students are stumbling around in. What day is it? Is Obama still president? Wait, is that…

Change of Heart. A reflection on the Orlando Pulse tragedy.

Writer – Stephanie Lewis   Many of us woke up Sunday morning (June 13, 2016) to the news of the shooting in an Orlando nightclub called Pulse. The shooting left 49 dead and 53 wounded. On their website Pulse describes themselves as “Orlando’s Premier Gay Nightclub.” This shooting has touched the hearts of many, but my…

Justin Case You Haven’t Seen It: The Hateful Eight

Writer: Justin Case Quentin Tarantino is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to the art of creating motion pictures. His film Pulp Fiction won the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 1994 and helped make his presence known in the film industry. If you have seen Pulp Fiction, then you…

Student Speaker Series: Amber Green – Jacksonville Refugee Crisis

Writer: Amber Green   As part of the FSCJ The Campus Voice Student Speaker Series, Amber Green submitted this piece on Jacksonville’s Refugee Crisis. Speaking with special guests from World Relief Jacksonville (www.facebook.com/worldreliefjacksonville)and Lutheran Social Services of NE Florida (www.facebook.com/pages/Lutheran-S…/499950613489422 ).  

Student Speaker Series – Jacksonville Human Rights Ordinance

As part of the The Campus Voice FSCJ Student Speaker Series, we bring you a conversation. It’s a conversation about the Jacksonville Human Rights Ordinance and its impact on us as students and more importantly as people. Lenny Cobb and his guests Chris Traylor & Drew Walker created and had a conversation that you should…

Press Release – FSCJ receives multi-year grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for needs-based nursing scholarships In

For Immediate Release: July 19, 2016 Contact: Jill Johnson, (904) 632-5016   FSCJ receives multi-year grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for needs-based nursing scholarships JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) was awarded a four-year grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – Human Resources…

Speakers Announced for TEDxFSCJ: ENGAGE

For Immediate Release: July 6, 2016 Contact: Jill Johnson, (904) 632-5016   Speakers Announced for TEDxFSCJ: ENGAGE   WHAT:          TEDxFSCJ has revealed the presenters for its upcoming annual October event, which aims to elevate locally driven ideas. TEDxFSCJ is a motivating one-day event inspired by TED and produced by a diverse group of FSCJ students,…

My Journey Towards a College Education: A Student’s Experience

Writer – Aaron Murdoch   There is not one person in my immediate, or extended family, who has successfully graduated from a college degree program of any kind. In fact, none of my close friends or their family members have earned a college education. My mom had graduated from high school and my dad left…

“Get It In Your Ears with Morgan Bates” – Parkridge

Writer – Morgan Bates Parkridge / 3/5/16 / Rain Dogs       I first met local band Parkridge at X102.9’s Rock On The River 5 back in 2014. Not only had they killed it on the main stage at the Landing, but they were so much fun to talk to! I am not exactly sure how…

FSCJ students and faculty gather to stand #ORLANDOStrong

Early Sunday morning at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, an unthinkable tragedy claimed nearly fifty innocent lives and wounded an additional fifty. The gunman pledged an allegiance to ISIS, and has rumored to have been gay himself- which explains his targeting of members of the LGBTQ+ community. On Wednesday a memorial was held to remember the…

College Rape: The Evolution from “Victim” to “Survivor”

A hot button issue in the media lately is the inevitable fact that one in four college women will be sexually assaulted in their time on campus. Lady Gaga’s unforgettable “Til It Happens To You” has shed a much needed light on the stigma and shame that comes with being a victim of rape or…

“Get It In Your Ears with Morgan Bates” – WELCOME TO ROCKVILLE 2016

Writer: Morgan Bates Welcome To Rockville 2016 Metropolitan Park 4/30/16 & 5/1/16 “We Wanna Rock”   This year’s “Welcome to Rockville” was not only my first Welcome to Rockville experience, it was also my first huge assignment! I went into the weekend with expectations of a rockin’ good time, a few nerves about conducting interviews…

Humans of FSCJ – April 15, 2016

    “I guess the one inherent thing that is a part of me, no matter what role I’m playing, is to look for the magic in things and the magic in our lives. I never want to miss out on the little moments of magic and beauty that can happen in every day moments….

What the Internet Giveth it Also Taketh Away.

Writer – Kristiano Leme   Internet access has changed the way many industries and individuals carry out day-to-day activities. Be it a small business interacting with potential clients, or a family member wishing another a happy birthday, it seems that most of our lives are now conducted via an internet connection. But with this connectivity comes a…

Chappell Child Development Center

Writer: Aisling Healy The hidden building in the back of South Campus is the Chappell Child Development Cetner (CCDC). Contrary to popular belief you do not have to be a student at FSCJ to enroll your child. The CCDC is open to the public, and accepts ages one through five and has seven other centers located around Jacksonville….