Saturday, 19 January 2019

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Art terrorist bewilders "Ham" patrons

Efforts to improve the state of the arts on campus have taken many forms but many students were puzzled to find used cafeteria plates tacked to the newly constructed gallery in Ham center. Some were quick to dismiss the matter…

Sixth contract mile marker

The dead line for provisional AOC applications is fast approaching. All fifth term students must complete and turn in their AOC forms by October 22nd. These applications have authority in a broader administrative sense, but most students will need to…

Campus ATM in a state of withdrawal

On the first official weekend of school students were appalled to find that the ATM, located in what was once the mailroom but is now the free store, had been turned over onto its side on some point Friday evening….

New College: a staple on the college ranking circuit

photo courtesy of Bing.com Recent rankings by various news sources and organizations have listed New College as one of the top liberal arts colleges in the United States. In the past few months New College of Florida has received rave…

"Jurassic" theme narrowly wins vote for Halloween PCP

photo courtesy of Wyatt Kostygan The Jurassic PCP sponsors pitching their concept at the semester’s, and the new palm court’s, first Towne Meeting. Jurassic Palm Court Party has won as New College’s choice for this year’s Halloween celebration. It accumulated…

New College club seeks new depths

Dive into the mysterious, explore nautical history, discover fossils, swim alongside fish through coral and sea grass, seek out sharks and breathe easy through your tank knowing you paid half the usual cost to be certified for such an adventure….

Biking in the community: Critical Mass

photo courtesy Kaley Soud/Catalyst Many Novocollegians use bicycles as means of personal transportation, as evidenced by the many full bike racks. Along with every college campus, and every tree-hugging hippie there is a bike, and since New College is frequently…

A Chinese tradition: the Mid-Autumn Festival

photo courtesy of Paul Zombroy/Catalyst “Mooncakes,” the traditional Chinese dish of the Mid-Autumn Festival, are often adorned with Chinese characters promoting longevity or good fortune. The smell of tradition wafted through the air as a Chinese celebration over 3,000 years…

A look at Take Aim Gun Range, Inc.

BLAM BLAM — Bruce Seifert fires two 9 mm Luger Lellier & Bellot rounds through a paper target five yards in front of him. He’s holding the pistol up against his gut, the recommended technique for fending off a threat…