Hit the Road: Best Running Routes in GNV

By Molly Donovan Students at the University of Florida have access to two state-of-the-art gym facilities on campus. There’s workout classes, like kickboxing and Zumba. Fancy machines wait for people to tread on them, and shiny weights gleam, just waiting for frat guys to pick them up and put them down. I don’t use any of it. Ever since my dad made me go for … Continue reading Hit the Road: Best Running Routes in GNV

Life with my First Roommate

By Mary-Lou Watkinson It’s my senior year of college, and I decided to make one of the biggest decisions of my life. I decided to get a roommate. OK, maybe I’m exaggerating, but this is a pretty big step for me. I know what some of you are thinking: “Didn’t you live in a dorm?” “You haven’t had ANY roommates this whole time?” “You lived … Continue reading Life with my First Roommate

3 Colorful Study Tips for Finals Week

By Cara Chiaramonte I’ve always thought of Thanksgiving break as a mean week put in place to tease us college students into thinking the semester is already over. I appreciate the holiday, of course, but it’s really hard to get back in the swing of things when there are only two weeks left in the semester. How are we supposed to study for finals when … Continue reading 3 Colorful Study Tips for Finals Week

Fashion Friday: Best and Worst Florida Gators Jerseys

By Phillip Heilman Well, another proud season of Florida football is soon coming to an end. Better get your party hats and kegs ready as all of Gainesville celebrates another national title. See, who even needs Urban Meyer? Not the Gators. Wait, what? Florida isn’t even going to make a bowl game? What the hell happened to Will Muschamp’s team. This is an outrage. Well, … Continue reading Fashion Friday: Best and Worst Florida Gators Jerseys

Swamp Talk: Hopping 4 A Cure and 5 Celebrities with Multiple Sclerosis

By Kendrick Brown The Entrepreneurship Club at the University of Florida will be sponsoring a hopscotch tournament fundraiser this Sunday with “Hopping 4 A Cure,” a nonprofit organization that raises money for “college scholarships, caregiver support, and alternative medical research.” Hopping 4 A Cure was established by David Nassau, a sophomore marketing major from Carol Springs, Fla.  Nassau started the project two years ago as … Continue reading Swamp Talk: Hopping 4 A Cure and 5 Celebrities with Multiple Sclerosis

Swamp Talk: UF’s Best-Kept Secrets

By Mallory Schindler After a little over three years at UF, I know campus like the back of my hand. While some buildings are just plain useless (Has anyone actually seen someone walk into Frazier-Rogers Hall?), others save the day often. Here are just a few spots on campus you probably didn’t know existed but you will now never be able to live without. Best … Continue reading Swamp Talk: UF’s Best-Kept Secrets