Monthly Archives: June 2011

USF St. Petersburg hosts history fair

Pinellas County Schools held its national history day festivities at USF St. Petersburg’s Campus Activities Center on Feb. 20. In its 14th year, Pinellas History Day had over 600 students involved. Students submitted projects including exhibits, plays and presentations. “It’s … Continue reading

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SG approves bike rental program

Student Government approved $7,300 to start a campus bike program to allow students to check out biking equipment from the campus fitness center. “That is something that James [Scott] and I, when we were running, thought would be an important … Continue reading

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Poll: Majority of Students Want Designated Smoking Areas

Tom Chang Contributing Writer (Crow’s Nest) As originally posted here. Student Government passed a survey regarding the pending smoking ban around campus. The results polled from 115 students stated the majority preferred designated smoking areas on campus. “Basically the results … Continue reading

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Has the Stargate franchise reached its “destiny?”

When SyFy decided to cancel Stargate: Universe in December, many Stargate fans were left wondering, “Is this it?” While there a wide range of science fiction franchises have had their share of longevity, but there comes a time when they … Continue reading

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No Respect for Tampa Sports

Note: This is the full unedited version of the article that appeared in the Ray Area. I have no aspirations of die-hard fandom, but I know the national sports media does their best to hire the personalities to “analyze” all … Continue reading

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