Opinion: It’s time to legalize marijuana in Florida

Opinion: It’s time to legalize marijuana in Florida

February 18, 2019

Editor’s note: This editorial is a counterpiece to contributing writer Stone Bloom’s anti-marijuana article. Expect to see dueling editorials from both writers weekly. College-aged students in the United States have the hi...

The event was sponsored by the Weppner Center for LEAD & Service-Learning and Student Government. Image courtesy of the SG Facebook page

FAU students gather to watch the live results of the 2018 midterm election

November 7, 2018

The Election Watch Party took place yesterday in the Burrow, with about 75 attendees.

Andrew Gillum plans to enact gun control if he wins the election, and is also in favor of cheaper college education. Photo courtesy of Andrew Gillum's Facebook

Opinion: Fight for our democracy — vote for Andrew Gillum

November 2, 2018

We need a governor who stands for the marginalized and working class, not for the privileged and wealthy.

Ron DeSantis wants to protect citizens' rights to bear arms and plans to lower taxes across the state, should he win the election. Photo courtesy of Flickr

Opinion: Don’t lose your freedoms  — vote for Ron DeSantis

November 2, 2018

I don’t go to college with the end goal of paying high taxes when I graduate. Why should you?

The College of Business said that young voters could help decide the race between Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum and former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis. Photo courtesy of Andrew Gillum's Facebook

FAU poll shows Andrew Gillum in lead for governor

October 24, 2018

And Rick Scott ahead in the race for the Senate.

Flags advertising different candidates and amendments have been placed near the Housing office, where community members are now able to vote ahead of the Nov. 6 general election. Photo by Violet Castano

Early voting site opens on Boca campus, draws almost 100 people

October 23, 2018

You can cast your ballot for the general election at FAU through Nov. 4.

Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum gained an edge over his opponent, Ron DeSantis in the Florida governor race, at least according to an FAU poll. Photo courtesy of Facebook

FAU poll reveals close Florida Senate, governor race

September 20, 2018

Senate candidates Rick Scott and Bill Nelson tied, while governor hopeful Andrew Gillum gained a small lead over Ron DeSantis.

A sign stands near the FAU basketball arena two years ago informing students they could vote on the Boca campus. The same opportunity will be available to students who are registered to vote in Palm Beach tomorrow, Aug. 28. Photo courtesy of Ryan Lynch

The University Press’ guide to the upcoming primary election

August 27, 2018

We break down who’s running for Senate, governor, and Congress.