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Column: Why the stigmatization of male depression is dangerous

September 18, 2020

“Due to the stigmatization of men’s mental health, seeking help has been looked upon as a sign of weakness, which has been why a lot of men, like myself, have often hesitated to reach out for mental help or even discuss the topic with trusted friends,” says Features Editor Colby Guy.

BJ Emmons is on track to have an productive season in his senior season. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Owls look to open their season with a win against the Georgia Southern Eagles

September 17, 2020

FAU is in for an uphill battle after missing spring practice with new head coach Willie Taggart and losing 15 starters, including starting quarterback Chris Robison.

The amount of positive COVID-19 cases at FAU continue to rise. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU reports over 100 cumulative positive COVID-19 cases

September 15, 2020

With the 104 positive cases total, this marks an uptick of 62 cases.

When under center last season, Tronti completed 17 of 22 passes for 180 yards, two touchdowns and one interception. He rushed 51 times for 239 yards and two touchdowns and caught one pass for 41 yards. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Redshirt junior Nick Tronti named starting quarterback against Georgia Southern

September 14, 2020

This will be the first ever start at quarterback for Tronti.

TE Harrison Bryant was productive with the Owls, now he's looking to bring that consistency with the Cleveland Browns. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Highlighting the 15 FAU football players currently in the NFL

September 13, 2020

FAU football alums Devin Singletary, Harrison Bryant and 13 others appear on the opening week rosters in the NFL.

Cara Simpson (Left) and Cordel Littlejohn (Right) were just two of the many student-athletes who attended the protest Thursday. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Campus protest ignites the desire for social justice as students and staff advocate for Black lives

September 11, 2020

The protest took place on campus at the housing lawn.

Other precautions will be taken at the stadium like contactless entry and the requirement of face masks. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU athletics announces that they will allow 20 percent capacity at the football stadium this season

September 10, 2020

Of the 20 percent allowed by the university, 2,500 of those seats will be reserved for students.

With the transfer of Greene, it adds a need at the linebacker position. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Linebacker Keyshawn Greene transfers to FAU from Nebraska

September 9, 2020

Greene was a four-star recruit coming out of high school.

Littlejohn(left) and Henry(right) are the second and third FAU Football players to opt out of the 2020 season. Photos by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Cordel Littlejohn and La’Darius Henry opt-out of the 2020 season

September 6, 2020

Both Littlejohn and Henry played no games last season as they will wait until the 2021 season to get their opportunity.

Cover of Rhea Francani's single,

Spotlight on Rhea Francani: FAU Middle School teacher with a music career

September 3, 2020

“I feel like because I am up on my feet, singing and dancing, performing every day I’m furthering my craft in the classroom,” Francani said. “While I’m teaching it, I’m learning, even from myself and the material that I’m teaching, but also from the students.”

Akileis Leroy will not be suiting up for the Owls this season. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Linebacker Akileis Leroy ineligible to play this fall

August 31, 2020

Leroy was expected to play a key role in part of the team’s plan to repeat their conference championship.