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Tritons clinch onto bid for Conference Tournament

On Oct 27, the men’s soccer team went up against Barry University in a game that would decide which of the two teams would earn a spot in…

Volleyball splits back-to-back matchups midway through conference play at home

Volleyball splits back-to-back matchups midway through conference play at home

The Eckerd Volleyball team looks to finish strong during the second half of conference play after going 1-1 at McArthur Center Oct. 10 and 11. The Tritons beat…

Former baseball coach takes on new position

Former baseball coach takes on new position

Over the years, Coach Bill “Skip” Mathews had become an integral part of Eckerd College as the head baseball coach.  After coaching the Tritons for the last 25…

Good Vibes: Wakeboard World Series concludes with Soven on top

The final stop of the Wakeboard World Series has come to a finish, with Phil Soven and Dallas Friday sitting on top of the podium. The event in…

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Student fines get paid forward

In addition to tuition, most Eckerd students are familiar with paying fines and fees. Complex…

Eckerd produces hero

Eckerd produces hero

Senior Amira Chanel is more than the girl who zips past on her longboard; she…

Administration opposes water tank construction

Administration opposes water tank construction

The St. Petersburg city council and Eckerd College have been at a standstill as both…

“An invitation–please join me”: President Eastman invites Eckerd community to follow up discussion on sexual assault

Following his email on Nov. 23 and the resulting controversy from the Eckerd community, President…

President Eastman sends controversial email, links sexual assault to alcohol consumption, casual sex

President Eastman sends controversial email, links sexual assault to alcohol consumption, casual sex

President Donald Eastman emailed an open letter to students and faculty on the afternoon of…

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An open letter to the Eckerd community: The Current’s response to President Eastman’s “An Open Letter to Students

An open letter to the Eckerd community: The Current’s response to President Eastman’s “An Open Letter to Students

Opinions expressed in this article are those of The Current’s Editor-in-Chief Sydney Cavero, Managing Editors Gary Furrow and Teresa Young, Science and Tech Editor Emma Cotton, Science &…

Friendly Fire: Contrasting the issue of military contractors

By Matthew Cramer Staff Writer Few incidents in the Iraq war have shocked the American public quite like the Nisour Square incident, when American contractors fired machine guns…

Dear Abby

Dear Abby, I don’t know what I want to do for the rest of my life. I am about to graduate from college, which I love, but I…

Rainbow Connection: Catholic church moves towards LGBT acceptance

In October, the Catholic church almost made a monumental leap toward greater respect for its lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender members. On Oct. 5, Pope Francis called together…

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Cobb Gallery hosts religious works exhibit

Cobb Gallery hosts religious works exhibit

This fall, Eckerd’s Cobb Gallery has been featuring religious works of art by Eckerd’s founding faculty member of Visual Arts, Robert…

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Looking back at LGBT persecution

October is LGBT history month.  Let’s take a moment to remember that our history is filled with LGBT people who faced death or endless persecution for who…

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#GamerGate: Getting females in the game

It’s a widely held belief that the world of gaming is considered by many to be a “boys only” club. For years, women have faced sexist remarks…

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I pack my entire tissue box in my backpack.  Taking it out during class, I can see the fear in students’ eyes.  They don’t know it’s only…

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