Florida State Scientists Have a New Way to Fight Cancer

Florida State researchers are developing a new way to fight cancer through a virus protein recently discovered and named KicGas. Various viral infections are the cause of about 15% of all cancer cases. They can cause everything from cervical cancer, to lung cancer, to liver cancer, and more. What FSU scientists have discovered is a…

Disneyland or Dismaland

Well-known street artist, Banksy, is at it again. He’s brought a theme park, of dismal proportions to Somerset, England, intended to be an ironic jab at Disney and the evils that corporations can bring upon society. While other parks are featured, Disneyland maintains the largest presence. The art exhibit “Dismaland Bemusement Park” is a temporary…

Rogue Productions One Act Festival

Rogue Productions is a new, student run organization that is coming onto the scene with works written, directed, and performed by students both in and out of the theatre department. Though technically a part of the FSU School of Theatre, the organization is not funded by the university. The students working in the shows volunteer…

Florida State @ Boston College

Well that was interesting. An offense that has struggled to find its rhythm all year came up short again on Friday against Boston College. Florida State took the field looking to show fans, and pollsters that there is more to their offense than star running back Dalvin Cook. During the beginning of the game it…

A Collection of poems by Lauren McDaniel

Arrow Arrow of direction Arrow of time Arrow of love Arrow of crime Arrow of destiny Arrow of design Arrow of Eros Arrow of mine     Summer Some people hate cleaning I am a sentimental packrat Nothing extreme Just a pile of papers Old dolls and stuffed animals A handful of old jewelry Shirts,…

An Evening of Music and Dance

There is something about entering a formal theater that transports you to an unparalleled world. The Tallahassee Ballet, in collaboration with Florida State University’s Colleges of Music and Dance, brought to us the show “An Evening of Music and Dance” this past weekend. As we imagine Alice felt falling down the rabbit hole, or Ariel…

Tallahassee Music Scene

When one describes the characteristics of a quality college town, a thriving music scene tends to be pretty high on the list. Universities are known to be breeding grounds for new artists. Students just like us decided to put down their textbooks and pick up their instruments, forming bands like Queen, Pink Floyd and MGMT. If you are…

Florida State v. Texas State

Finally. After an offseason of questions, headlines, and headaches football has finally returned to Tallahassee. This offseason has been a trying one for the Florida State faithful. Everyone knows the story: BCS National Champions, 29 games won in a row, Jameis Winston, Heisman Winner, Jimbo Fisher 58-10 in 5 years. One game brought it all…