Club Spotlight:  The African-American Student Association

Club Spotlight: The African-American Student Association

By Jaylen Boyd           The African -American Student Association(AASA) is part of a larger group. This organization is the Florida African-American Student Association (FAASA).           The group often travels out to institutions where they meet with other regions and their colleges. The fall leadership institution is coming up and the group will be heading out.          ...

PSC’s Got Talent!

PSC’s Got Talent!

By Sarah Richards Eleven contestants participated in PSC’s Got Talent!, sponsored by Student Activities and put on by the Assistant Coordinator of Student Engagement & Leadership, Jessi Brown. Abigail Bott won first place for her rendition of “I’d Rather Be Me” (featured in the original Broadway cast of Mean Girls, sang by Barrett Wilbert Weed).  Bott received two free tickets...

Day of Caring

Day of Caring

By Shannon Baldree As a brand new nursing student, my brain is typically focused on one of two thoughts: What day of the week is it? Or what’s going to be on our next exam? I can usually answer both of those questions despite my recent lack of sleep. Today was Friday, and we didn’t have an exam. In fact,...

When comic meets tragic:  Funny girl brightens PSC campus

When comic meets tragic:  Funny girl brightens PSC campus

By Sarah Richards            Leanna Conley’s advice to those who want to be humorists, whether in stand-up or sitting behind a desk, is “self-awareness…to be humorous, tell the truth, know yourself, and don’t worry about being funny.  It will flow if you be honest about your story.”            For author, humorist, and stand-up comic Conley, humor is “getting the strength...

Improve health, wellness, with Fitt and Well Club

Improve health, wellness, with Fitt and Well Club

By Rachel Giordano           Pensacola State College (PSC) offers more than just classrooms, studying and homework. It offers fitness and wellness, too, if you’re willing to have fun.           The Fitt and Well Club at PSC is sponsoring a new activity called “Tuesdays at 2, Try Something New.” It gives students the opportunity to try a...

Lydia Loveless serenades Lyceum

Lydia Loveless serenades Lyceum

By Rachel Giordano “For my first act, I will tune my guitar. Always fun. Sounds cooler when violinists do it,” said Lydia Loveless as she took the stage at the Lyceum at Pensacola State College (PSC) on Friday, September 28. Loveless is a 28-year-old singer-songwriter from Columbus, Ohio. Her cool, soothing voice and calm demeanor set the intimate Friday night...

The old geezer:  We were lucky

The old geezer:  We were lucky

By Rachel Giordano On Sunday, Oct. 7th, the Panhandle was informed of a tropical storm brewing out in the Gulf. Like so many storms before, some were not worried. Hurricane Michael turned out to be Hurricane Ivan’s bigger and stronger brother, and the people of Pensacola got extremely lucky, only they did not know it quite yet. Hurricane Michael tore...