Arts & Culture

ArtsXchange launched: students are offered a unique oppurtunity

  All photos courtesy of Emily Bowers/Connect. Correction: Access to personal studios is a $55 membership charge, and is not included ...

Scenes from the Drag-O-Ween Bash

 The origin of the term drag queen is debated, but it is likely that the term drag dates back to 1870 when is was a ...

4 spooky places to spend Halloween in St. Pete

It’s the spookiest time of the year. Goons and Goblins are coming out of the woodworks to give us a ...

Scenes from USFSP’s annual Diwali Festival

The annual Diwali Festival lit up the USC Ballroom last Thursday at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg (USFSP) ...

Land of the Long White Cloud: Visiting New Zealand

Our adventure began like any other adventure… renting a maroon, four-door, old-school Nissan Maxima. Before we were out of the ...

St. Pete Shines: Third-annual Shine Festival

Photos courtesy of Emily Bowers and Ambria Whalum. Local and visiting artists painted the town for the third annual Shine ...

Doomed in Whiteville: Editorial by Warren Buchholz on upcoming Richard ...

I couldn’t sleep again last night. It’s been the trend for the entire week, and I couldn’t figure out why ...

D.R.A.M. was anything but drab: Annual USF Homecoming concert review

The University of South Florida’s Tampa (USF) homecoming concert was a hit. A riled up crowd screamed and cheered for ...

Locals get lucky: $13 tattoos on Friday the 13th

Photos courtesy of Bailey Mosley/Connect.  Friday the 13th is well known for being unlucky, but Black Amethyst Tattoo Gallery owner ...

Pimp My Pumpkin Contest

USFSP Connect presents Pimp My Pumpkin! If you have some serious pumpkin carving skills, we want to reward you! With ...