By Klarizza Aggabao Behind an organization stands a person of power, the person who leads the team. In the frontlines, leaders uphold the values of their organization and make difficult decisions that propel their organizations to a higher standard. An article by Business Insider mentioned hobbies the titans of today do in their spare time, […]
By: Joshua Klafter As a bustling college town crammed with over 50,000 students, Gainesville is well-known for its bar and clubbing scenes. Whether it be the jam-packed Midtown or varied Downtown, having a good time in the swamp is most commonly associated with drinking. As someone who isn’t yet 21, I, unfortunately, can’t partake in […]
Our artistic director shares her intriguing experiences and refreshed appreciation for museums she has gained since working for one locally.
Our editor-in-chief applies her savvy budgeting habits she honed in NYC to her life in Gainesville.
As we embark on October, and Halloween ebbs closer, here are some spooky legends about Gainesville that lean a little more toward the “wild” side of its history.
By Rachel Kurland Almost 4,000 people, including 100 volunteers, were in attendance for The Color Run on Sept. 27 on Bo Diddley Community Plaza. This lively 5K stops in more than 140 cities, so what makes it so special here in Gainesville? This year, The Color Run partnered with local charities Peaceful Paths and Camp […]
By Tova Miller Proposal videos: They have always been a thing, but lately all I hear about are proposals. I don’t know if it’s because I’m a little further into being twenty-something or if it is because dating sites and dating apps are currently bombarding my life. Scratch that. Bombarding almost every twenty-something’s life. The […]
By Dana Burke If you start to notice a weird smell in the air this week, don’t be alarmed. It’s just the crust punks. From Thursday to Sunday, Downtown Gainesville will host thousands of music-lovers, most likely dressed in all black, for The Fest 12. For me, Fest weekend is the best weekend of the […]
By Brock Seng While I have been at UF I have grown quite a taste for sushi, specifically any kind of eel-based roll. There is something about the chewy texture of eel and the “extreme” fish flavor that comes along with it that makes any sushi roll superb. Sushi in general is an absolutely amazing […]
By Kendrick Brown There’s this myth around Florida that Gainesville has an awesome music scene. However, that myth must not apply to hip-hop. Gainesville has a problem: It seemingly only allows one relevant hip-hop act in town per year. This year it was Kendrick Lamar. Last year it was Drake. While those are arguably two […]