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SGA pushes for change to interhall rules

SGA pushes for change to interhall rules

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qwp-g_Z-rK0 For the past several years, there’s one issue the Student Government Association has heard more from students about ...

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Venardos Circus makes St. Augustine debut

Venardos Circus makes St. Augustine debut

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu As a musical theater student at Ithaca College, Kevin Venardos didn’t envision himself getting into the circus business. Growing up in New Jersey, Venardos freq ...

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A departed sister’s dream: Fundraiser supports completion of Villa Flora restoration

A departed sister’s dream: Fundraiser supports completion of Villa Flora restoration

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu Generally speaking, historic preservation isn’t a responsibility for most nuns. But for a few at the Sisters of St. Joseph, the declining state of the Villa Flo ...

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Opponents to Confederate monuments protest on Light Up! Night

Opponents to Confederate monuments protest on Light Up! Night

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu As Christmas music filled the air on Light Up! Night in the Plaza de la Constitucion, protesters chanting to “take them down” cut through the noise. Led by St. ...

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Life as a transgender student on campus

Life as a transgender student on campus

By Lauren Schroeder | gargoyle@flagler.edu For Ryan Rish, growing up consisted of pretending to be someone he was not. That was until he decided to accept and express who he really was. Ryan Rish, a s ...

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Residents still reeling from second hurricane hit in a year

Residents still reeling from second hurricane hit in a year

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu After going through Hurricane Matthew less than a year ago, Beverly Wolfe watched with anxiety as Hurricane Harvey swept through Texas in August. She couldn’t i ...

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Keeping with his church’s tradition, Rawls speaks up for community

Keeping with his church’s tradition, Rawls speaks up for community

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu Rev. Ron Rawls isn't the type of pastor who sees his role as just preaching from a pulpit or teaching Bible school. To him, speaking up for others and fighting ...

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City to create contextualization plan for confederate monuments

City to create contextualization plan for confederate monuments

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu Rather than remove a Confederate monument in St. Augustine’s downtown plaza, St. Augustine city commissioners decided Monday night to keep the memorial to soldi ...

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UF students and security brace for Spencer event

UF students and security brace for Spencer event

By Austin Sanchez | gargoyle@flagler.edu After an initial attempt to block Richard Spencer from speaking on campus, the University of Florida is permitting the white nationalist to speak on Thursday. ...

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Peace, love and tacos: A chat with the griller

Peace, love and tacos: A chat with the griller

By Eva Shinavski | gargoyle@flagler.edu Flagler College student Liz Browning was one of the many looking forward to National Taco Day on Oct. 4. “It’s the perfect excuse to go to the Burrito Works Tac ...

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Memories of Hurricane Matthew prepared St. Augustine for Irma, the future

Memories of Hurricane Matthew prepared St. Augustine for Irma, the future

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu As she surveyed the city after Hurricane Irma, St. Augustine Mayor Nancy Shaver found her city’s residents in a much different state of mind than after Hurrican ...

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WATCH: Hurricane Irma recovery begins in St. Augustine

WATCH: Hurricane Irma recovery begins in St. Augustine

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu Days after Hurricane Irma swept through St. Augustine, signs of the storm still linger throughout town. ...

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Tourism, population growth drive St. Augustine congestion

Tourism, population growth drive St. Augustine congestion

By Katie Garwood | gargoyle@flagler.edu St. Augustine’s Spanish settlers weren’t concerned with vehicular traffic. Now 451 years later, that’s starting to catch up with oldest city in America, where c ...

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Internet privacy regulations on Trump’s agenda

Internet privacy regulations on Trump’s agenda

By Austin Sanchez | gargoyle@flagler.edu In a significant blow to Obama-era FCC regulations, the House voted last week to reverse internet privacy rules and now has set their sights on net neutrality ...

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Combatting rising seas with alternative methods

Combatting rising seas with alternative methods

By Lauren Schroeder | gargoyle@flagler.edu Rising sea levels and the flooding that follows is becoming a pressing issue for coastal property owners in St. Augustine, but not only the residents are bei ...

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Students push for more recycling on campus

Students push for more recycling on campus

By Megan Wright | gargoyle@flagler.edu When thinking of ways to be environmentally responsible in the home, the average American thinks of recycling. As of June 2015, St. Johns County citizens were gi ...

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