Men’s soccer victorious in home opener

The men’s soccer team improved their record to 2-1 after defeating Clearwater Christian Academy 4-0 at home on Sept. 9. The Tritons kept Clearwater on the defensive for…

Women’s soccer remains dominant early in season

The women’s soccer team put on an offensive show to beat Johnson and Wales University 9-0 Sept. 13. In their third win of the season, six players contributed…

Nick Taylor wins the final stop of Wakeskate tour

The Wakeskate Tour has come to an end, and Nick Taylor couldn’t be more excited about the way he finished his season out. Winning his first event this…

Volleyball earns four wins in home tournament

The Women’s Volleyball team went undefeated in their fourth annual Eckerd College Volleyball Classic Sept. 12 and 13 at the MacArthur Center. The two-day tournament included the University…

News & Features

Renovation plans for summer, next academic year unveiled

Many renovations are on Eckerd’s construction agenda for this summer and next year, the most…

Hollings Scholarship Winners Provide Eckerd a Legacy

With the announcement of the 2014 Hollings Scholars, Eckerd’s nation-leading number of winners rose to…

Students protest for higher housekeeper wages

Students participated in a protest on April 14 led by the Coalition for Community Justice…

Triton Athletics: Succeeding in the classroom, searching for success on the field

Athletic programs are arguably the most visible part of any college or university. While this…

Golf team’s van emptied by thieves

Members of Eckerd’s golf team fell victim to large-scale theft on the afternoon of March…


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U.S. Congress candidate Alex Sink speaks to students

U.S. Congress candidate Alex Sink speaks to students

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Vigil for Jessica Gartenberg

Vigil for Jessica Gartenberg

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Tropical Storm Andrea hits campus

Tropical Storm Andrea hits campus

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Eckerd College Graduation (2013) Photos

Eckerd College Graduation (2013) Photos

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Student opinions mixed on meal plan

Students in college always struggle with their expenses. Starting at a whopping $5,240 annually for a tier A meal plan, students have to find it in their budget…

Matter of the Mattress

I read an interesting story the other day about a visual arts student at Columbia University. According to several news sources such as Today and Yahoo News, Senior…

Star’s death brings light to disease

Over the summer, just as  freshmen were beginning their journey at Eckerd and upperclassmen prepared to return, the world lost some of its laughter. On Aug. 11, we…

Eckerd’s unfashionable closet

Hello, everyone. My name is Adrien Krajnik. I’m a transman and a senior, but most importantly, I am the new MBFGC columnist. After spending three amazing years on…

Arts & Entertainment

“Godzilla” kicks off this summer’s monster blockbusters

Out of the sea of summer blockbusters, a Hollywood icon emerges: “Godzilla.” Just like the cities that Godzilla destroys in this…

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Triton of all Trades

Triton of All Trades: Lacing up the cleats for one last game

It was the first time I had woken up nervous for a game in years. It was only a friendly match, and had no bearing on our…


Grinding rights away

It is difficult to find a group more popularly associated with hook-up culture than the LGBT community. The stigma that developed from this culture has been highly…

Sex on the Beach

Sex on the Beach

One subject I’ve heard come up from girls is how painful the first time having sex can be. It’s perfectly normal to feel nervous before your first…

Club Spotlight

EC Thrift Store

When Senior Katie Lantz started the EC Thrift Store as a sophomore in fall of 2011, the club set up in Hough Quad to sell gently used…