Office of Career Development to be part of CASA

Lauren Owens, Assistant Editor

The Office of Career Development will open its doors in a new location this semester, offering students opportunities to take part in programs that will teach them about being prepared for post-college life. As a part of the new Center for Academic Success and Advisement (CASA), the career development...  Read More »

Jan 12

Board of Trustees approves resolutions, plans for 2017

Rebekah Davis, Copy Editor

FMU’s Board of Trustees approved four resolutions and announced several plans for the 2016- 2017 year at its last meeting of the year on Nov. 17. The four resolutions included: expanding the name of the Adele Kassab Recital Hall to include the art gallery, amending FMU’s mission statement, approving...  Read More »

Jan 12

First class graduates with new health care degree

Rebecca Cross, Copy Editor

Twenty-seven healthcare administration students moved their tassels to the left during December’s commencement, making them the first to graduate from FMU with this degree. According to Dr. Ruth Wittmann-Price, dean of FMU’s School of Health Sciences, the future looks promising for these students...  Read More »

Jan 12

Professor leaves FMU to become psychiatric nurse

Professor leaves FMU to become psychiatric nurse

Lauren Owens, Assistant Editor

The spring semester turns the page to a new chapter in former Assistant Professor of Nursing Gaye Douglas’...  Read More »

Jan 12

GSA, Hope Health hold free HIV testing

Jasmin Mitchell, Staff Writer

The FMU Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) put together the free HIV testing, sponsored by Hope Health, for students in housing this past November. Normally held by Housing and Residence Life, this has been the first year that testing has been sponsored by GSA. FMU has held HIV testing for a few years...  Read More »

Jan 12

Seniors display artwork

Seniors display artwork

Anna Jackson, Staff Writer

Hyman Fine Arts  Center (FAC) hosted the  Senior Showcase, Emerge,  to celebrate the work of five ...  Read More »

Jan 12

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The Last Chapter

Christina Xan, Staff Writer

When I think about the person I was in high school before coming to FMU, I don’t even really recognize her. I think the people who have met me throughout my college years...  Read More »

Jan 13

Anna’s Adventures: Addie’s Baby Paint Studio

Anna Jackson, Staff Writer

All too often I hear people say that there is nothing to do in Florence. I must admit that the choices are not as abundant as one would hope, but if you look in the right...  Read More »

Jan 13

The new nationalism: Trump’s impact on the U.S.

Kylie Cracknell, Staff Writer

On Jan. 20, the U.S. will inaugurate a new president: Donald J. Trump. His inauguration will be the beginning of a new era for U.S. politics with the very conservative Trump...  Read More »

Jan 13

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Meet the Athletes: Detrek Browning

Meet the Athletes: Detrek Browning

Rebecca Cross, Copy Editor

Junior point guard Detrek Browning was hooked on hoops at age 12 when he played his first season of basketball for a recreational team and hit a buzzer-beater shot to win...  Read More »

Jan 13

Patriot men fall to falcons

Brandon Ryback, Sports Writer

The Montevallo Falcons proved too be to tough for the FMU Patriots to handle as the Falcons routed the Patriots 74-49 inside Smith University Center on Thursday Jan 5. The...  Read More »

Jan 13

Patriots defeat UNC Pembroke

Brandon Ryback, Sports Writer

The FMU women’s volleyball team extended its winning streak to four in a row after a three-set sweep of UNC Pembroke Braves. The spotlight of the night belonged to freshman...  Read More »

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