PAC hosts first Fresh Air Fest of the season

Ansley Lesley, Staff Writer

October 22, 2020

The Florence Symphony Strings performed “Scandinavia” for the first Fresh Air Fest event from 6-7 p.m. on Oct. 14 at the BB&T Amphitheatre outside the FMU Performing Arts Center (PAC). The event was free and open to the ...

From left to right: Shyheim Platt, Nautril McElveen, Addisyn Porter, Derrick Porter, Robert Fulmore and Bree Porter.

FMU staff saves couple

October 22, 2020

Your Lives Matter: Students Speak Out

Kei'yona Jordon, Copy Editor

October 22, 2020

The Student Government Association (SGA) closed out Mental Health Awareness Week with a “Your Lives Matter: Students Speak Out’ forum from 5-6:30 p.m. on Oct. 6 in the Chapman Auditorium. SGA invited Linda Sullen, president...

Florence builds Red Wolves new home

Kei'yona Jordon, Copy Editor

September 30, 2020

After several years of using FMU’s baseball stadium, the Florence Red Wolves will finally be able to call another ballpark their home. Florence Mayor Stephen Wukela announced the city’s plan to build a new sports complex b...

Movie night at the UC

Kei'yona Jordon, Copy Editor

September 30, 2020

The Campus Activities Board (CAB) hosted another movie from 7-9 p.m. on Sept. 24 outside the Smith University Center (UC).. CAB originally hosted a drive-in movie night but had some technical difficulties, so they changed it to a movie o...

CAB hosts auditions for FMU’s Got Talent

Ansley Lesley, Staff Writer

September 30, 2020

The FMU’s Got Talent auditions took place from 5-7 p.m. on Sept. 21 at the Chapman Auditorium. FMU’s Got Talent is a talent show where students can perform their talents in front of an audience and a panel of judges. FMU’S...

Professor wins award

Ansley Lesley, Staff Writer

September 30, 2020

South Carolina Humanities awarded Jon Tuttle, professor of English and director of the honors program, the Governor’s Award in the Humanities for his work in the literary community and his commitment to FMU. The Governor’s Awa...

Greek life plans to stay safe and social

Kei'yona Jordon, Copy Editor

September 10, 2020

Despite the pandemic, FMU’s Greek life is making changes to expand their presence on campus. “What we are trying to do is revitalize and re-energize the Greek system on campus,” said vice president for student life and ...

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