Author: Caitlin Lochner

E3 reveals next gen co-ops

The annual gaming conference Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) showcased several new and upcoming titles this month at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This year, the revealed games focused on cooperative gameplay as well as refining graphics to match the capabilities of new consoles such as the Xbox One. Time to […]

‘Helping those who help us’

Orlando Ware returned to work Wednesday after his home was destroyed in a fire in North Tampa last week. ORACLE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU Orlando Ware and his family were surprised when a neighbor began beating on their door around 11:30 p.m. May 28.  When Ware answered, his neighbor told him there […]

USF hires Illinois State coach to lead Bulls

USF AD Mark Harlan announced Illinois State coach Mark Kingston will be the new baseball coach for the Bulls on Wednesday. PHOTO PROVIDED BY ILLINOIS STATE ATHLETICS Nearly two weeks after the Bulls finished their subpar season, USF Director of Athletics Mark Harlan named Mark Kingston as the new coach […]

Thrill seekers fall from the sky

Jump Florida Skydiving is offering a coupon for tandem skydiving on LivingSocial until Aug. 7. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE/CHRISTOPHER WHITLEY  Your stomach drops as the plane takes off and soon you are looking down at the trees, the birds and the clouds. Someone opens the door and you fall out […]

USF program uses sex to educate students

As Rihanna’s “Don’t Stop the Music” pulsed through the crowd, students clustered under the Student Services breezeway Tuesday, mingling amid giant phallic symbols, five-pound globs of fat and plastic diagrams of reproductive organs. Halfway through the song, an announcer invited students to have their blood pressure checked and see if […]