Politics

Milestones in women’s history in 2017

In celebration of Women’s History Month, here are a few milestones in women’s history from 2017.  Infographic by Haley Jordan/Connect. ...

Campus Clips: How the Student Government budget works – ...

Now that the elections have passed, it is time for the Student Government (SG) to finalize the 2018-2019 budget. The ...

Connect Women on International Women’s day

As International Women’s Day comes and goes, a few of our staff have reflected upon the recent events of the #MeToo ...

Campus Clips: And the election winner is…

The results of the  2018 Student Government election are in, and the presidential ticket goes to Daniel Kaeden Kelso and ...

Campus clips: things you should know about the election, in ...

Twice a year, the University of South Florida St. Petersburg (USFSP) holds Student Government Association (SGA) elections. Past and present ...

A threat to democracy: no, not the Russians, gerrymandering

Thursday, a group of Democratic voters, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf, Democratic lawmakers and a group of Republican activists submitted new ...

David Thompson speaks on possible USF merger

There has been a lot of talk, and confusion, about the proposal to phase out the separate accreditation of the University ...

Power to the Polls: women unite to foster political participation ...

All photos courtesy of Emily Bowers/Connect. On the anniversary of the historic Women’s March on Washington, people once again gathered ...

Remembering a local legend: words from a Tampa-raised Freedom Rider

As we acknowledge Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we are reminded that a leader in the Civil Rights Movement had ...

Progressive or not, here we come: policy in the Burg

Coasting down Central Avenue, you’ll catch glimpses of rainbow flags and whiffs of toasty coffee beans roasted by the local ...