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Focal Points

Two events close out Islam Awareness Week

The Muslim Students Association hosted events such as Hijab 101 and Muslims in America as a part of their Islam Awareness Week event. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE. Students will put their books down and make plans with friends on Friday. They’ll exhale for the first time since Monday morning, because […]


Surviving Thanksgiving with a divided family

A sketch on Saturday Night Live mocked divided family members by advising them to play “Hello” by Adele to ease the tension on Thanksgiving. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE Every year, students find themselves returning home for the holidays to atmospheres that often contradict the views many hold dear. While normal […]


EDITORIAL: Stronger together: Make voting great again

Students need to utilize their right to vote by showing up to the polls on or before Nov. 8. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE Election season is well underway in Florida as early voting begins. Sixteen polling locations in Hillsborough County opened today and it is absolutely crucial students utilize their […]


Brace yourselves: Finals are coming

Finals are upon us and students from every year and major are feeling the pressure. As crucial as doing well on exams is, it is also important to minimize stress in order to have a successful end to the semester.  According to the 2015 National College Health Assessment, over 30 […]