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How to Pursue the American Dream

With students from all around the world, Saint Leo University has a very diverse community. It is a home for students from more than 60 different countries. These international students comprise 13 percent of the University Campus undergraduate community, according to saintleo.edu. Even though the international students came to the United States to study, many… Continue reading How to Pursue the American Dream

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List of Graduates from both the University Campus and Adult Education Centers as of April 2018

Friday Graduates Joanne Abel Josmar Abreu Paulina Acevedo Stefania Aguirre Tia Alexander Lorrie Alfonso Ruth Alpizar Melanie Amyx Jodie Anderson Sandra Andre Guadalupe Arredondo Chelsea August Diana Aurelio Brittnee Ayers Sulai Baddour Katherine Baladi Theresa Barmann Ben Barrington Betsy Barrows Lisa Bevilacqua Desiree Bittner Sefah Boateng Brooke Bracewell Derek Brewer Rick Broadnax Brittney Brown Coretta… Continue reading List of Graduates from both the University Campus and Adult Education Centers as of April 2018

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The Path to Success

Graduating senior Cassidy Whitaker will be the commencement speaker at this year’s undergraduate class graduation. Cassidy is a political science major with a minor in journalism, she has also been heavily involved around campus during her tenure here at Saint Leo. Some of her involvement around campus includes Editor in Chief of the Lions’ Pride… Continue reading The Path to Success

Sports

Pressing Forward with Pride

  The adage says, “Lightning does not hit the same place twice,” however, for one Saint Leo student, his lightning came in the form of two graduations. Niclas Bez, an international student and Graduate Commencement Speaker attained his bachelor’s degree in sports business last year and this year is graduating with his master’s degree in… Continue reading Pressing Forward with Pride

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Be Aware: Take Back the Campus

On Wed. April 11, Green Dot, Counseling & Prevention, and Student Activities collaborated with Sunrise of Pasco to host Saint Leo's annual "Take Back the Campus" event. This event takes place each April, which is Sexual Assault Awareness month. During this event, many organizations on campus came up with different activities that would ensure that… Continue reading Be Aware: Take Back the Campus

Sports

The Story Behind Dez Bryant’s Release

The saying everything is bigger in Texas goes for all things, even personalities. Former Dallas Cowboys’ wide receiver Dez Bryant was released from the team Friday April 13; this is a huge shock not only to Cowboys Nation, but the NFL as a whole. Bryant has been a Cowboy for the past eight seasons and… Continue reading The Story Behind Dez Bryant’s Release

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Recycling at Saint Leo

There is a serious problem in the United States concerning recycling. The issue in America is that there is not enough recycling being done across the nation to make enough of an impact. Jose Caban, Associate Vice President for Facilities at Saint Leo University, realizes this issue and is committed to doing something about it.… Continue reading Recycling at Saint Leo

Sports

Lions’ Baseball Back on Track After Great Weekend

April 14 was a day of celebration that couldn’t have ended any better. Saint Leo alum, Fred Cambria ’70, was having his jersey retired and placed in the Saint Leo Hall of Fame. It was on this day that Saint Leo baseball also played their best, sweeping the Rollins College Tars 8-4 and 5-0 to… Continue reading Lions’ Baseball Back on Track After Great Weekend

Sports

Men’s Tennis Stays Perfect in Season Finale

The Saint Leo men’s tennis team stayed No. 1 for the season after their final, regular- season match April 14. The Lions went from having perfect matches to now perfect seasons. The Lions played Palm Beach Atlantic and beat them convincingly 8-1. The day was filled with great moments, especially for the graduating seniors: Francisco… Continue reading Men’s Tennis Stays Perfect in Season Finale

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Saint Leo Track Takes on Tom Jones Memorial

On Friday, April 13, the Saint Leo men’s and women’s track team travelled to Gainesville, FL to compete in the Tom Jones Memorial hosted by the University of Florida. This event attracted many NCAA Division I teams from around the nation, but it wasn’t only college teams, multiple Olympians showed their class and experience in… Continue reading Saint Leo Track Takes on Tom Jones Memorial