Author: Caleb Stockton, Correspondent

Sports

Bulls fall to Hoosiers in 5 sets

USF volleyball (4-7) scared Indiana before falling in five sets (25-16, 18-25, 25-17, 16-25, 15-8) Friday night at The Corral. Indiana, coming in on a five-game win streak, felt unstoppable after beating No. 15 Kentucky. For the majority of the match, though, a win seemed in the Bulls’ sights, as […]

Opinion

Social media’s impact on injustice

Many students feel like there is little they can do to make an impact on our politics. Raymond Santana, in his University Lecture Speech on Tuesday, made it a point to tell the students in attendance that using their voice on social media and in their communities can make large-scale […]

Opinion

Rising rents in Tampa Bay are hurting USF students

Community leaders, local activists, and public officials in Tampa Bay are increasingly in agreement: the rent is too high. Between rapid growth, gentrification, and real estate speculation, housing is rapidly becoming unaffordable for students and community members alike. A 2019 report from Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies found that […]

News

Contentions with consolidation

State laws, student fees and shifting Student Government (SG) leadership continue to be on the minds of faculty and students as the July 1, 2020 consolidation deadline approaches. After USF President Steve Currall provided a consolidation update Sept. 10 to the Board of Trustees (BOT), he received a fair amount […]

Sports

The future of sports lies in the hands of pro gamers

“Welcome to the future.” “The future is now.” That was how Fox Sports Florida anchor Paul Kennedy opened the very first USF eSports Summit. Students and business professionals flocked to the USF Muma College of Business atrium Wednesday to listen to eight panels of speakers talk about none other than […]

Sports

Victor Claudel: USF’s French striker

In the French Ligue 1 youth academies, soccer is synonymous with life itself.  For young, talented hopefuls looking to break into their respective professional teams, soccer defines who they are. As a native of Strasbourg and a product of French Ligue 1 side RC Strasbourg Pro Academy, USF freshman forward […]