FIU Police Chief placed on leave

Brian Olmo | Editor-in-Chief  FIU Police Department Chief Alexander Casas has been placed on leave as announced in a statement released by the university.  “James…

















FIU Online is wasted potential

Sim Sitzer | Contributing Writer FIU offers the largest number of online bachelor’s programs in the state, but charging online students more than in-person students…



































Making the most out of a conference

Andres Davila | News Director Out-of-state conferences are an underrated experience that students need to take advantage of. Throughout my last year of university, I…
























Stop glamorizing therapy speak

Ariana Rodriguez | Staff Writer As we hit an all-time high in mental health awareness, it’s important to remind ourselves that not everyone is a…


















































































































Love languages aren’t romantic

Kailey Krantz| Staff Writer Love languages are a popular way for students to learn if they’re romantically compatible. However, leaning heavily into them can perpetuate…

















Student burnout is widespread

Kailey Krantz | Staff Writer Being dedicated to your studies is one of the most praised traits of a college student. Unfortunately, the flame of…



























Parking isn’t a real issue

Conor Moore | Assistant Opinion Director It’s a common sentiment held by students and faculty alike that finding parking at FIU is a dreaded endeavor….



























































Christmas is being co-opted

Benz De Marshall Pierre | Staff Writer Many years ago I became disillusioned with Christmas ever since I became aware of the strong commercial push…






























In college, sleep is a luxury

 Kailey Krantz | Staff Writer It’s known that getting the right amount of sleep improves your mental health and your academic performance. So why is…








































FIU hosts first PridesGiving event

Isabella Polo | Contributing Writer The Pride Center and the Pride Student Union brought friendship and reflections at the first PridesGiving event.   Both Pride members…




College dating has its quirks

Ariana Rodriguez | Staff Writer I don’t know about you, but the ding of a dating app sometimes inspires more dread than delight.  Dating in…


FIU Language Day: Preview

Afra Fairuz | Contributing Writer  In celebration of International Education Week, FIU will host its eighth annual Language Day in and around the Green Library…
















As books go up in flames

Benz De Marshall Pierre | Staff Writer Books are the repositories of knowledge and having their future on shelves vulnerable to the caprices of a…