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St. Pete hosts annual Asian Lantern Festival

The St. Pete Asian Lantern Festival lit up Albert Whitted Park Friday evening. It was the first Lantern Festival held ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Sink or Swim: USFSP holds annual cardboard boat race

  Video courtesy of Dylan May/Connect. Photos courtesy of Emily Bowers/Connect. It was smooth sailing Wednesday at the Cardboard Boat ...

“Cirque de Bull:” USFSP hosts homecoming

Photos courtesy of Grace Stocksdale/Connect. This year’s homecoming,“Cirque de Bull,” featured contortionists, dancing and a plethora of junk food! However, ...