Sports

BMX legend Ryan Nyquist to compete at upcoming St. Pete Action Sports event

By Charlie Colvin, Staff Writer Having earned 16 X Games medals over his 20-year competitive career, Ryan Nyquist ranks as the competition’s second-most decorated BMX athlete in history.…

Five Tritons earn Sunshine State Conference Selections

By Christina Rosetti,Sports Editor Following an impressive season for the men’s soccer team, five players were recognized for their performance in the 2015 campaign. All five honorees are…

NCAA honors Eckerd for academic success

By Christina Rosetti, Sports Editor For the fifth consecutive year, Eckerd College was honored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association for its student-athlete Academic Success Rate. Eckerd posted an…

Club Spotlight: EC Ultimate

Club Spotlight: EC Ultimate

By Christina Rosetti, Sports Editor Growing in size and skill, the Eckerd College Ultimate Frisbee Club had its best tournament performance in the club’s history last weekend. The club,…

News

Eckerd introduces Middle East- North Africa Studies minor

Eckerd introduces Middle East- North Africa Studies minor

By Katie Weston, Contributing Writer It is no secret that Eckerd College is an advocate of…

String of burglaries in Delta leaves students uneasy

String of burglaries in Delta leaves students uneasy

By Christa Perry and Brianna Spieldenner, Science Editor and Asst. Opinion Editor On Nov. 11 at…

Eckerd adopts 529 tuition plan

By Thomas Lang, Staff Writer Eckerd has joined the Private College 529 Plan, offering future students a new…

The housing debate: Living on campus benefits social life, academics

The housing debate: Living on campus benefits  social life, academics

By Gabriella Avivi and Emily Stockdale, Contributing Writers Think of the ultimate college experience portrayed in…

Think outside diversity

Think outside diversity

By Dorothy-Mae Eldemire, Araesia King and Mereysa Taylor, Design Editor and Contributing Writers While Eckerd prides itself…

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Photos of Eckerd’s eighth annual Student Research Symposium

Photos of Eckerd’s eighth annual Student Research Symposium

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Spring Ball rocks Jannus Live

Spring Ball rocks Jannus Live

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Winter Term Photo Contest winners announced

Winter Term Photo Contest winners announced

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Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Submitted by Marjorie Sanfilippo, Associate Dean of Faculty I read with interest the letter to the editor of The Current in response to the article on gun control. …

Letter to the Editor: Response to Gun Control: A New Era

The Right of the People to Keep and Bear Arms, Shall Not be Infringed Submitted by Kerrigan Lewis Regardless of what any document, politician or lawmaker says, there…

ECOS inequalities highlight need for empowerment

ECOS inequalities highlight need for empowerment

By Araesia King, Contributing Writer I would be remiss in saying that women’s empowerment isn’t a major part of this campus. Don’t want to wear a bra? That’s…

Nu senator sends poll on Cowboys vs. Indians theme

Nu senator sends poll on Cowboys vs. Indians theme

By Sally Gardiner-Smith, Assistant Opinion Editor On November 4th, 2015, senior and Nu senator James Patterson sent out a survey over email that asked Eckerd students to pick a…

Arts & Ent.

Appetizing Eats with Arielle: Pad Thai

By Arielle Lyons, Contributing Writer As college students, we all understand the struggle of being broke but wanting some bomb food. One…

Students left to decide Snapchat geofilter

Students left to decide Snapchat geofilter

By Andrea Depine Gomes, Staff Writer                                …

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Dear Abby

Dear Abby

Dear Abby, I am a freshman who recently was given a car by my parents. Now that I can drive, I was wondering about where to go…

Rainbow Connection

Rainbow Connection: Diamond’s case highlights equality needs, rights in prisons

Intersectionality is the idea that different oppressions, such as racism and sexism, compound and affect each other in unpredictable ways in the lives of people who are…

Feminista

Transgender-friendly feminism

At Eckerd, we have had a long history of politically-minded students protesting for what they believe is rights all over the country. On March 31, Sophomore Casper…

Drunk on Science

Drunk on Science

I sipped sour red wine, staring at a computer screen full of scientific articles and an empty Word document. The amount of scientific topics is always overwhelming,…

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