4th annual Marching Chiefs 5K going virtual this year

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — The 4th annual Florida State University Marching Chiefs 5K, scheduled for Nov. 15 at 7:30 a.m., will take place completely virtually this year for “the safety and wellbeing of all Seminoles,” according to race organizers. “Out of an abundance of caution amid the worsening COVID-19 pandemic, there will be no in-person race experience,” organizers say. “The shift to a … Continue reading 4th annual Marching Chiefs 5K going virtual this year

FSU Hosts Virtual International Coffee Hour Every Friday

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE — Fall session at Florida State University is being held online, but so are many of their student activities! The Florida State University Center for Global Engagement is hosting their weekly International Coffee Hour virtually. The past few semesters, on Fridays from 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m., students, faculty, and staff at FSU have had the opportunity to experience coffee from all over … Continue reading FSU Hosts Virtual International Coffee Hour Every Friday

5 Events at FSU Students Should Attend This January

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Florida State University Career Center The Spring semester at Florida State University begins Monday, January 6, 2020, and new opportunities, new organizations to join, and new classes are just a couple of things that are kicking off on campus. There is no better way to kick off the new year, and new school year, then to attend events on campus … Continue reading 5 Events at FSU Students Should Attend This January

Behind the Scenes of an FSU Student’s Side Hustle: Redbubble

By Lexie Pitzen TALLAHASSEE, Fla — While I was eating breakfast this morning, someone in the Netherlands bought a sticker from me. Getting the sale notification made my day; someone on the other side of the world liked my art—a retro-inspired “Nurture Nature” design—enough to pay for and display it. I never expected to make money off of designing stickers. When I was young, I’d … Continue reading Behind the Scenes of an FSU Student’s Side Hustle: Redbubble

FSU Alumni Make College Safer and Simpler with Campus Caddie

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Campus Caddie As high school graduation creeps closer, parents of first-time college students are having to address the anxieties of their student moving away and starting college. To keep parents from worrying during their student’s first year away at college, FSU Alumni and Boosters Michael Underwood and Allen Beyer founded Campus Caddie, a business that “provides supportive concierge services designed … Continue reading FSU Alumni Make College Safer and Simpler with Campus Caddie

FSU First Year College Student Do’s and Don’ts

By Abby Cloud | Photo: Nathan Dumlao Rising freshmen in college: fall semester is almost here and if you were anything like me, I was feeling a little disoriented. Between buying all the necessities needed for a dorm room, setting up your class schedule, and mentally preparing for your first year as a college student, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. Before you make the transition … Continue reading FSU First Year College Student Do’s and Don’ts