Editorials

Beat Those Valentine’s Day Blues

For some singles, Valentine’s Day can be one of the loneliest days of the year. But fear not! There are plenty of activities to help single folks keep those spirits high, even when surrounded by googly-eyed couples. Spend the day with friends and family. Platonic loved ones are there to remind you that, though you’re… Continue reading Beat Those Valentine’s Day Blues

Campus News

Phantasmagoria brings Nightmares to SLU

“Once a story is chosen, it must be told. Once a story is begun, it must be finished.” This is the creed of Phantasmagoria, a wildly entertaining and deeply unsettling Victorian horror troupe that travels the country telling tales of the macabre. Saint Leo University was the latest stop on their “Wickedest Tales of All”… Continue reading Phantasmagoria brings Nightmares to SLU

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The Greatest Show on Earth

There’s a good reason why Ringling Bros. Barnum and Bailey circus was known as “the greatest show on earth,” and it’s well reflected in director Michael Gracey’s musical film, “The Greatest Showman.” The exhilarating biopic stars Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams and Zendaya. “The Greatest Showman” tells the story of visionary P. T. Barnum,… Continue reading The Greatest Show on Earth

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Water Water Everywhere

  Ever wondered how “The Creature of the Black Lagoon” would have ended if the gill man got the girl? Acclaimed director Guillermo del Toro answers that question with his wet and wild take on the classic beauty and the beast love story, “The Shape of Water.” This stunning picture stars Sally Hawkins, Doug Jones,… Continue reading Water Water Everywhere

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The Most Beloved Christmas Songs

At last, it’s the most wonderful time of the year. Which means its time too bask in the glow of holiday lights, curl up with a cup of cocoa and binge those favorite holiday specials, and, of course, belt out some Christmas tunes at the top of your lungs. To help bring about that seasonal… Continue reading The Most Beloved Christmas Songs

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Christmas Songs You Just Can’t Stand

Despite being the most joyful season of the year, Christmas time also comes with its share of problems. For each of those holiday hits you just can’t get enough of is another Christmas tune you just can’t stand. As chosen by members f the Lions’ Pride Staff, here are the corniest, depressing, and just downright… Continue reading Christmas Songs You Just Can’t Stand

Campus News

Celebrating Saint Leo

On Oct. 30, the entire campus was abuzz with spirited students and staff celebrating “A Day for Saint Leo.” This year’s event kicked off Homecoming week and featured multiple t-shirt drops, a selfie station, and a Phonathon. The event was hosted by members of Alumni Engagement and Sustained Giving. Regina Belvin, the department’s Assistant Director,… Continue reading Celebrating Saint Leo

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The Top Shows to Binge Watch for Halloween

The most frightening day of the year is right around the corner, and it’s time for Halloween lovers everywhere to start preparing with a good old-fashioned fright fest. For those who’ve already exhausted their horror movie inventory, they can shake things up a bit with these top television shows guaranteed to send shivers down the… Continue reading The Top Shows to Binge Watch for Halloween

Campus News

Saint Leo Supports Dreamers

President Trump’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy is of great concern to the nation today. On Sept. 6, before Hurricane Irma’s arrival, Saint Leo President William J. Lennox sent out a mass email to the student body that made the University’s stance on DACA crystal clear. “As a Catholic… Continue reading Saint Leo Supports Dreamers

Campus News

The Heart of a Poet: Gianna Russo Wins Prestigious Award

On Sep. 28, a member of Saint Leo’s Creative Writing team proved that she was among the “Best of the Bay.” Gianna Russo, the Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing, took home a Reader’s Choice Award for Best Local Poet. The award was presented by Creative Loafing: Tampa Bay. Russo has been a member… Continue reading The Heart of a Poet: Gianna Russo Wins Prestigious Award