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Today We Inform. You Decide.Not officially associated with the University of Florida Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Gainesville, Florida Downtown Checkers now offers student discounts:Offers include free ice cream and 10 percent discount, pg 3. GatorLAN draws gamers, spectators for tournament:Its the largest free competitive video gaming event, pg 9. Photo GalleryThree Florida teams competed in Gainesville this weekend, pg. 1481 /72 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 CLASSIFIEDS 10 CROSSWORD 11 SPORTS 13 Savannah Jordan scored MELISSA MIHMAlligator Staff Charlie Crist pulled up to the Attorney building late afternoon before being greeted by a crowd of supporters eagerly waiting outside in the muggy air. In a small room decorated Florida. about 50 people inside. I even Wearing a white dress shirt and white stripes, Crist told the group he supports equality for women. I support a womans right to creasing minimum wage and enhancing the education system. Crist encouraged the crowd to vote and motivate their friends and family to be active voters as well. ing others to vote as well. all of us. It is our campaign. Its paign. Its the peoples campaign. If you vote, we win, and well small group of protesters stood with signs that read, CHARLIE joined protesters in his navy blue forehead. I am proud to stand with Gov. WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG Megan Reeves / Alligator Staff Crist comes to town, emphasizes hes not ScottI even have hair. PATRICK PINAKAlligator Staff on their way to class today from local manager Alexis Lyons. ounce coffees or mochas, lattes and company website. Kangaroo Express is hour, which is from 3 to 6 p.m. every day. said shed grab a free cup if shes in the Free coffee today for National Coffee DayUF ASSAULTS MELISSA MIHMAlligator Staff Writermmihm@alligator.orgA woman said she was followed by a a.m. ceiving a call from the womans friend who reported the incident. her. tact with her, according to a joint release Once she crossed campus and made it herself inside and called her friend. eral times. Hall and said she has been more careful UF alerts of woman followedSEE CRIST, PAGE 4 alone.Victoria AlsinaUF advertising freshman


News Today Subscription Rate: Full Year (All Semesters) $100The Independent Florida Alligator is a student newspaper serving the University of Florida, pubThe Alligator The Alligator is The Alligator ISSN 0889-2423 The Alligator The Alligator 2, ALLIGATOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 TODAYFORECASTFRIDAY THURSDAY WEDNESDAY TUESDAY THUNDERSTORMS 84/70 CLOUDY 86/66 CLOUDY 86/66 THUNDERSTORMS 81/66 THUNDERSTORMS 81/72 VOLUME 109 ISSUE 25 was struck by an ambulance. There is no signal or crosswalk at the location. Authorities said the ambulance was on its way to a call and was flashing its lights and sirens. The ambulance had just slowed down as they approached the intersection and was braking before the crash. The paramedics stopped and started rescue efforts. She was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. The accident remains under investigation.WHATS HAPPENING?Career Showcase The UF Career Resource Centers Career Showcase is the largest career fair in the Southeast. It will take place Tuesday (nontechnical day) and Wednesday (technical day) at the Stephen C. OConnell Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More than 350 employers will be in attendance. The showcase is open to UF students and alumni only. For more information, visit Authors at UF: Christopher Silver Professor and Dean of the College of Design, Construction and Planning Christopher Silver will speak on Planning the Good City: A Global View on Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Smathers Library, Room 100. It is free and open to the public. Humanists on Campus Meeting Join UFs only humanist organization for a spirited discussion on themes such as religion, science, ethics and politics Wednesday at 7:20 p.m. in Little Hall, Room 237. For more information, join our Facebook group: UF HoC: Humanists on Campus. Apply for Yes Means Yes Positive Sexuality Seminar Yes Means Yes is an interdisciplinary, interactive, non-credit, five week, student-facilitated seminar that encourages meaningful, engaging discussions on consent and sexuality. Make your campus safer, have some dinner on us, and increase your sexual satisfaction It meets Wednesday evenings from Oct. 8 through Nov. 5 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. For more information and to apply, go to strive Got something going on? Want to see it in this space? Send an email with Whats Happening in the subject line to cwright@alligator. org. To ensure publication in the next days newspaper, please submit the event before 4 p.m. Please model your submissions after above events and keep them 150 words or fewer. Improperly formatted Whats Happening submissions may not appear in the paper. Press releases will not appear in the paper.NEWS BRIEFFlorida pedestrian hit by ambulance TAMPA A 21-year-old southwest Florida pedestrian was injured when she Have an event planned? Add it to the Alligators online


THE ASSOCIATED PRESSGroup to vaccinate 200K Florida students for free JACKSONVILLE A Florida organization is helping to provide Man who raised $55K for potato salad throws party The Idaho Potato Commission he intends to do the most good that Man charged after turtles found beneath clothing ALLIGATORGabrielle Calise / Alligator Unicycle FestivalP.J. Arroyo rides a 5-foot unicycle during the third annual Gainesville Unicycle Festival on Saturday hosted by UFs Objects in Motion. THERE ARE 70,000 HOME LESS STUDENTS IN FLORIDA. REBA LIDDYAlligator Contributing WriterGainesville organizations are Homelessness rates high in Florida, but not among UF students Each person individually is different. Every challenge is different.Jason RoblesSt. Francis House kitchen manager CHRISTINA HUNTAlligator Contributing WriterDowntown Checkers now offers student discounts through end of year: free ice cream, 10 percent off IN OTHER NEWSNews briefs: free vaccinations; potato salads; turtle smuggling They are one of the few fast food restaurants that dont try to make it seem like they are being more healthy and downsizing their portions. If Im going to a fast food restaurant, Im obviously not trying to watch my calories, so I might as well splurge and eat all of the extras, like cheese and bacon.Monique PuentesUF womens studies freshman


ing for Crist with UF College Democrats. She represents the Hispanic sector within her organization and said she hopes to get students as politically involved as possible. Just him coming here makes you feel encouraged, said the UF political science and history sophomore. It means a lot to me for him to come out. After Crists speech, clouds rolled in. A light rain fell from the sky, cooling the air. Crist walked out back, shaking hands and taking pictures with almost everyone he saw. As he got in his car, a quiet cry from the group of the background as he drove away in a silver SUV. 4, ALLIGATOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014Megan Reeves / Alligator Staff In a JiffyTechnician Brince Wade, 18, cleans a spark plug at the Main Street Jiffy Lube on Sunday. Ive known I wanted to be a mechanic since my freshman year in high school, he said. NA TIONAL THE ASSOCIATED PRESSFERGUSON, Missouri Authorities searched Sunday for two men suspected of shooting and son, Missouri, the St. Louis suburb where there have been angry proan unarmed 18-year-old black man last month. Although there were two separate protests about the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown happening Saturday night, St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar said he didnt think they were related in any way approached them at around 9 p.m. because the community center they were standing outside of was closed, Belmar said at a news conference chase, one of the men turned and shot him in the arm, he said. to survive, but he didnt identify the that either suspect was shot. The shooting comes amid simmering tension between many community members and the police in Ferguson, where two-thirds of the residents are black, but only three African-American. The shooting of Brown and police response to the protests stoked a national discourse about police tactics and race. At about midnight Saturday, a group of about 100 protesters who mingled on a street corner, occasionally shouting No justice, no peace. By Sunday afternoon, the streets of Ferguson were quiet, with no visible signs of police or protesters. Police had closed part of a nearfrom several law enforcement agencies canvassed the area in search of the two suspects. Earlier Saturday, Browns parents told The Associated Press they were unmoved by a videotaped apology released days earlier by Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson, whose attempt to march with protesters Thursday sparked a clash that led to several arrests. When asked whether Jackson Lesley McSpadden, said he should. Browns father, Michael Brown Sr., said rather than an apology, they would like Darren Wilson to be arrested. A county grand jury is weighing whether to indict Wilson in Browns shooting.Ferguson cop shot; not protest related CRIS T, from page 1He was met with complaints about his time as Fla. governor ERIN FORDAlligator Contributing WriterThe National Eating Disorders Association has implemented a new online program to serve college students dealing with body imA survey conducted by the association, as a part of its Collegiate Survey Project, found that greater resources are needed to educate, screen, refer and treat students. Proud2Bme On Campus was launched as a nationwide initiative to combat eating disorders and spread awareness. By bringing students, faculty and campus services together, epidemic at multiple colleges and universities across the nation. Shannon Johnson, a UF dietetics senior, said programs like this would make a difference for students. A lot of college students already have this pressure from the society, media and culture around them to look a certain way, Johnson, 22, said. The online program features a variety of services, including screenings, how-to guides, toolkits, professional advice and forums. Early detection could be a problem solver, said Christine Moreno, a UF microbiology and cell science senior. Its nice that from the privacy of your own home, someone can check if they are at risk for an eating disorder, Moreno, 22, said. Then they can go from there to prevent the disorder from getting out of hand. ercise issues, they are urged to take an eating disorder screening on the website, which is Dr. Amelia Davis, a physician at the UF Health Eating Disorder Recovery Center, wrote in an email that the screenings could be a good way for someone to see if their symptoms may be consistent with an eating disorder. (The screening) can then hopefully encourage that person to seek an evaluation and possible treatment from an eating disorder specialist, Davis said. The longer someone suffers, the more the thoughts and behaviors Proud2BMe strives to offer eating disorder education, resources and support on all college campuses to help students with eating and body image concerns. The initiative hopes to empower individuals to make changes in their lives and inspire communities to create healthier role models for others struggling with eating disorders. With the online component of Proud2Bme, the National Eating Disorders Association is in the process of developing on-campus programs that could appear in colleges as early as February. By providing education in the community and increasing general awareness, there is greater likelihood that someone will recognize someone (either themselves, a close friend or family member) who has an eating disorder and help refer that person for help, Davis said. GatorWell encourages students coping with an eating disorder to reach out for help and contact the UF Counseling & Wellness Centers eating disorders program.Online program to help students combat eating disordersCalled Proud2Bme On Campus The longer someone suffers, the more the thoughts and behaviors become ingrained and more Dr. Amelia DavisUF Health Eating Disorder Recovery Center Broward Hall basement Computer Science and Engineering, main room Bruton-Geer Hall, side hallways near cafeteria Marston Science Library, main room Norman Hall education library Student Government Voting locationsThe polls are open on Tuesday and Wednes bring either their Gator 1 Card or a government


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 5Domenica Molina / AlligatorFree FridaysGainesville Latin-music band, Tropix, performs at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza on Friday night. STATE ISABELLA ALSINAAlligator Contributing WriterAnnette Taddeo picked oranges from her familys grove and sold them to neighbors in Colombia when she was 13 years old. Her entrepreneurial spirit led her to found one of the top 100 small businesses in Florida, LanguageSpeak, after moving to Miami at 18. Taddeo is running for Floridas lieutenant governor alongside Democratic candidate Charlie Crist, and UF is her next stop. Taddeo will speak at Hispanic Heritage Months two-part forum Its Our Story. Its Our Time. Its Our Voices today at 7 p.m. in Pugh Hall Ocora. If elected, she will become assisting the governor with duties in the executive branch. Taddeo, the current Miami-Dade Democratic Party chairwoman, will focus on her life as a Hispanic businesswoman, mother and political leader. We want to hear what she has to say as a Latina who has a strong voice in an area that many people of color do not, said Liana Guerra, president of the Hispanic Student Association. Organized by UF students Brenda Hernandez and Yareliz Mendez-Zamora, the forum aims to inspire students through Taddeos story on making the American dream a reality. She will be talking about her story and who she is, not as a candidate, but as a person, said Mendez-Zamora, a 20year-old UF English junior. With voter registration deadlines approaching on Oct. 6, the forum hopes to teach students about a career in politics and urge them to vote. Im really excited to hear what she has to say and her story, said Natalie Pedota, a 21-year-old tourism, event and recreation management senior. Only 31 percent of eligible Latinos voted in the 2010 midterm elections, according to the Pew Research Center. A lot of people dont vote because they dont feel represented, Guerra, 21, said. They feel that their voice and their story doesnt matter, that their vote doesnt count. This is something I want to change.Crist running mate to speak at UF Hispanic Heritage forum VERONICA LOPRESTI MINGRONEAlligator Contributing Writernalizing travel plans to eastern Virginia, where the group will research past and present October. The students will travel with UF senior research staff member Diana Dombrowski for the Samuel Proctor Oral day trip begins Oct. 21. A handful of the students conceptualized the research project, formally known as A Festival of Oral History and Folklore. We were sitting in class, talking about how cool it would be to interview people about their ghost stories near Halloween, said Jessica Taylor, a graduate coordinator for the program. Austyn Szempruch, a UF history junior from Naples, Florida, said the group thought about what wed like to do for future projects and places we might like to go and research. Eastern Virginia, he said, idea. With recent economic decline and erosion of the Chesapeake Bay marine enviin eastern Virginia is facing great adversity. Eastern Virginia is really special because its on the cusp of future development, and its important to help people preserve the trades that are associated with marine art, Taylor said. They want us to come up there, so thats really great, too. Its not so much a UF initiative as much as it is an initiative on the part of Virginians who want to help. This research project will cost $7,400 and is funded in part by UF sources. This project is important because its crucial that it be done now, Taylor said. With the death of the commeans that fewer people are going into it. She said the youngest crabber the group has interviewed so far is 45 years old, and the man said he was not planning on passing down his skills to any of his children. For a lot of these guys, they want to be able to share their craft, she said.Eleven UF students to research oral history traditions in Virginia MELISSA MIHMAlligator Staff A Gainesville man was arrested Saturday night after police said he grabbed his girlfriend and refused to let her go, despite her screaming and struggling. Ryan Walters, 26, was arrested at about 9:30 p.m. on charges of battery for dating violence and rePolice observed Walters and the victim arguing before she tried to run away at 1620 W. University Ave. Walters grabbed the victim and held her as she repeatedly said, Ryan, let me go. She repeatedly tried to push away and free herself from Walters grip, the report stated. proached Walters and the victim, ordering Walters to let her go. Walters refused and continued to restrain the the ground and arrested him. A Gainesville man was arrested early Saturday morning after police said he made harassing phone calls to a woman he was dating. An intoxicated Cameron C. Bacchus, 30, was thrown out of :08 nightclub at 201 W. University Ave. after causing a disturbance with the victim. He then stood outside of the club and repeatedly called her. A club bouncer reported the mans behavior at about 2:30 a.m. and said Bacchus released air from two of the victims tires. nessed Bacchus continue to call the victim multiple times. Following his arrest, Bacchus victim and wanted to apologize for releasing air from her tires. He was charged with harassing phone calls.Crime: dating violence; harassment THE ASSOCIATED PRESS scrambling from a Miami nightclub early Sunday and left 15 people wounded, including an 11-year-old child, authorities said. When Miami police and rescue crews arrived at a club called The Spot around 1 a.m., they said they found chaos among the large throng of adults and teenagers gathered there. Rescuers found wounded people inside and Fire Rescue Capt. Ignatius Carroll said. One person was reported in critical condition, and the other victims remaining in the hospital were in stable condition, said police spokeswoman Frederica Burden, without elaborating. Some people were running, people were screaming, people were saying they were shot, Carroll said, adding others were yelling for help for friends who had been shot. One male was found unresponsive and not breathing when emergency responders arrived. Five girls between 11 and 17 years old also suffered gunshot wounds, Carroll said. Details were sparse in the hours after the shooting. Investigators sought to piece together what happened in what was described as a scene of confusion. The investigators are still interviewing witnesses. Theyre going from hospital to hospital, Burden said, noting that the victims had been cooperative. She said it was not immediately clear how many shooters were involved or what prompted the violence. Police had not made any arrests as of Sunany suspects.Police: 15 hurt, including 11-year-old, in Miami nightclub shootingCAMPUSWalters Taddeo


Reader responseThe views expressed here are not necessarily those of the Alligator Column Editorial The Alligator will be withheld if the writer shows just cause. We reserve the right to edit for length, grammar, style and libel. Send letters to, bring them to 1105 W. University Ave., or send them to P.O. Box 14257, Gainesville, FL 32604-2257. Columns of about 450 words about original topics and editorial cartoons are also welcome. Questions? Call 352-376-4458. 44 TOTAL VOTES43% YES 57% NOVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgFridays question: Are you planning on going to see George Takei speak? Todays question: Are you getting free coffee today? Scotts teacher debit cards show bad policyOne of the most shameful aspects of the public education system in America is the need for teachers to spend large sums of their own money to provide school supplies for their classrooms. Forbes reported that during the 2013-2014 school year, U.S. teachers spent an average of $513 out of pocket on purchases of school supplies. Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Legislature attempted to address this issue by enacting a publicly funded debit card program for the states teachers. The debit cards, worth $250 each, would allow teachers to purchase much-needed supplies for their students without having to spend as much of their own income. Unfortunately, the programs implementation has left much to be desired. Although the school year started in mid-August, Floridas teachers just received their debit cards last week. Obviously, by this point, many teachers have already purchased the necessary school supplies for their classrooms. Given the ill-conceived nature of the program, its not surprising that only seven of the states 67 school districts signed up. strangely seized upon the rollout of the program in an attempt to score political points. When teachers received their debit cards, they also received letters from JPMorgan Chase & Co., the bank supplying the cards. The letter read in part: Governor Rick Scott is committed to improving Floridas education system and recognizing their teachers for their hard work and dedication. Scotts actual record on public education funding in Florida tells another story. This ineffectual debit card program is simply a distraction from the harmful cuts Scott has made to Floridas from Floridas K-12 education budget. In fact, Scott wanted to cut even more, but his proposed cuts were too large for even the conservative Florida Legislature to swallow. Although most of those spending cuts have been restored in the ensuing years, Florida still spends nearly $200 less per Floridas education spending in 2007-2008 was nearly $2 billion more than Scotts proposed $18.8 billion in funding for 2014. any sort of consistent dedication to building a strong public education system in Florida. If Scott is truly interested in improving Floridas education system, he should withdraw his support for expensive, unreliable charter schools and focus on improving Floridas underfunded, overcrowded public schools. Voters should not be fooled by Scotts feeble attempt to cover up his misguided education policies. This debit card program is nothing but a distraction from his massive spending cuts and his failure to promote a stronger public education system in Florida.The Mysterious Case of Charlie CristThis week, all across the state of Florida, absentee ballots are being distributed, signaling the beginning of voting for the 2014 elections. Obviously, the most closely watched race is the one for Florida governor between Republican incumbent Rick Scott and the Democratic challenger, former Gov. Charlie Crist. Over the course of the campaign, Scott and Crist have sought to exploit the others political record in order to gain the upper hand. This campaign is particularly interesting because of Crists past political life as a Republican. When Crist announced a few years ago that he was leavthen a Democrat, liberals couldnt contain their enthusiasm. Frankly, I still dont understand why. Crist was our self-proclaimed Ronald Reagan Republican governor here in Florida not too long ago, and it seems as if Democrats have completely forgotten about that. Have they forgotten that, as recently as 2008, Crist supported a ban on same-sex marriage? Crist voted in favor of the Florida Marriage Protection Amendment and said, Its what I believe in. Have Democrats also forgotten the fact that in 2010, Crist expressed his vehement support for pro-life policies? During for pro-life legislative efforts. Crist doesnt even really support President Barack Obamas supposed landmark achievement, the Affordable Care Act, also popularly known as Obamacare. In Crists book, published earlier this year, he wrote that he didnt love the presidents health-care plan and thought that it was too big, too complicated, and too bureaucratic. Appargoes on and on. Crists political transformation isnt necessarily surprising: Many politicians change their views during their careers, whether for political expediency or because of a genuine change of heart. Mitt Romney, the Republican presidential on several issues. However, the political changes of Romney and Crist are not comparable. Romney changed his views on certain issues over a great deal of time, sometimes as many as 10 years. Crists views have changed repeatedly in just the last three or four years. The reason is simple: Crist is the ultimate career politician. There is a big difference between changing ones political views over time after thoughtful consideration and simply That is why Crist has gone from being a Republican to an Independent to a Democrat within the last four years: Crist doesnt care what party hes a member of, as long as he gets to remain in power. any of his stances seriously. When he says now that hes sorry for his vote in favor of Amendment 2 in 2008, or that he regrets his pro-life stances and is now strongly pro-choice, how can we believe him? Crist is nothing more than a political chameleon, changing his opinions and policy proposals depending on which way the political wind blows. Crist will say and do whatever it takes to be Floridas governor again, regardless of his previously stated principles or convictions. Do Florida voters really want to elect a governor who cares more about having a desk in Tallahassee than actually helping Floridians? Crists candidacy also says a lot about the current state of the Democratic Party. When the best candidate Democrats could recruit to challenge Scott was a Republican only four years ago, it shows that they are completely desperate and have no other viable options. Settling for Crist will cost the Democrats dearly on Nov. 4. Until then, hopefully they are happy with knowing they nominated a man who doesnt stand with their party because he doesnt stand for anyone but himself. Nick Eagle is a UF economics and political science senior. His columns appear on Mondays.MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Kristan Wiggins EDITOR Bakr Saliq Colleen Wright MANAGING EDITORS Elliot Levy OPINIONS EDITORNick


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 7Swamp Party candidate presents ideasHello, Gators! My name is Rachael Laky, and I am beyond excited to be a candidate for Hume Hall with Swamp Party. I would love to take the opportunity to share some of my background and reasons for pursuing this process. It is my genuine hope that, by reading this letter, you better understand what it is that makes me so passionate about Student Government and representing the students of UF. My passion for working with and for others is what sparked my interest in slating for Senate. I knew that the students I was surrounded by were a special and intelligent group of young adults. Their thoughts and concerns need to be addressed in SG in order to make our campus the best it can be. I support every aspect of Swamps platform, as well as the ideas for Hume. My top priorities are building a crosswalk for Hume West and implementing free printing in the Hume area. I also want to work on creating more of a community atmosphere in the Hume area, and I plan to collaborate with the Student Honors Organization to accomplish this task. I am excited to get to know as many students as possible in the coming weeks and to share my excitement for having the opportunity to make a difference at UF. Thank you, and go Gators! Rachael Laky, UF accounting majorLetter to the Editor In Brave New World, Aldous Huxleys iconic dystopian novel, the oppressive power structure uses sensationalist media to distract members of sues. Today, the American media is using these same tactics of distraction and distortion. If you havent heard yet, President Barack Obama has fallen victim to yet another absurd media attack. Recently, while exiting the Marine One chopper, the president offered a right-hand salute to two Marines. Critics, particularly those on Fox News, are outraged because Obama happened to have a cup of what they speculated to be chai tea in his right hand when he gave the salute. Retired Lt. Col. Michael Cermele called Obama a jerk for his perceived indifference during what is now being called the latte salute. Fox News Elisabeth Hasselbeck tried to address what some would call an unintentional act of disrespect on Obamas end, saying, When youre not intending to do something, you could be intending to do something. Hasselbecks nonsensical statement seeks to criminalize the president for an action that he probably hardly gave any thought to at all. The pundits at Fox News and other conservative media outlets are expressing outrage over this ridiculous, trivial non-issue. They are essentially asking: How could the U.S. president be so careless as to not think about switching his cup from his right hand to his left before saluting? Heres an answer for them: Because there are many, many more important things for the U.S. president to be thinking about. The 2014 U.N. Climate Summit is fast approaching. At this conference, world leaders will discuss the current and future effects of climate change on our world and society and what political leaders can do to counteract them. The U.S. is also dealing with recent rumors of ISIS planning to White House to symbolize its siege on America. American society is dealing with a series of complex and serious social issues. There is still racially charged social unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, after the death of Michael Brown. Gender inequality, which was addressed by U.N. Women Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson in a recent speech promoting the HeForShe campaign, is another serious issue political leaders are grappling with. The president may have been thinking about any one of these things when he gave the so-called latte salute. switching his coffee cup to the other hand to salute the Marines greeting his helicopter. I would challenge anyone who sees the latte salute as a symbol of Obamas disrespect to our troops to take a step back and look at the big picture. If we are seeking to be socially aware and educated citizens content our mass media outlets present to us. The media should not be allowed to write the narrative and choose the lens through which we view the world. salute, even though George W. Bush would often awkwardly salute the troops while holding his pet schnauzer, Barney. For the record, I dont think Bush deserved to be criticized for his own doggie salute. It simply just isnt that important. If we allow the media to convince us that these trivial controversies are the most important issues facing America today, we risk falling into the same dystopian state as the society depicted in Brave New World. There are so many issues and threats American voters and political leaders must confront in the coming years. The latte salute controversy does nothing but place unnecessary focus on an issue that distracts from the real problems we face. TehQuin Forbes is a UF sociology junior. His columns appear on Mondays.President Obamas latte salute a non-issueColumn Recently, actress and millennial sweetheart Emma Watson gave a speech in front of the U.N. about the importance of male involvement in the womens rights movement. While I am a fan of Watson and the idea of male-inclusive feminism, Im not interested in making an impassioned plea for male support. The concept of gender equality is so simple. I dont feel the need to coax anyone male or female into supporting such a cause, nor do I want to explain to them why it does not yet exist. Im not going to drag out the statistics on wage inequality, launch into an overview of rape culture or explain why the concept of legitimate rape is bogus. If you dont support the idea of a womens rights movement because its too emasculating or you believe it discriminates against men, I cant help you. It is not that I am opposed to any sort of criticism of the womens rights movement. In fact, I would agree ing a multitude of issues. For decades, the movement has systematically excluded African-American, Latino, Asian-American, Arab-American and other non-white women. While I appreciate her support, the recent media attention on Emma Watsons speech follows a long tradition of upper-class white women being uplifted as the face of feminism. The feminist movement has also forsaken gender non-conformessential to the discussion of gender equality. Feminism has failed us in so many ways, and I welcome change in the womens rights movement. However, it has never failed to reach out to men or attempt to win their favor. I cant count the number of conversations Ive heard in just the past year about feminism consisting of mostly women attempting to explain its importance to mostly belligerent men. Although wed appreciate it, feminists dont need the support of males. Im WeForShe, and if anyone male, female or somewhere along the spectrum wants to join, they are more than welcome. Amanda Nelson is the secretary of UF Students for Justice in Palestine.Why Im not siding with HeForShe Guest columnAmanda NelsonSpeaking Out TehQuin


8, ALLIGATOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 Maria Valencia / Alligator Staff Hammer TimeCarpenter Richard Brown works on the deck of a new apartment duplex on Southeast Second Street on Sunday afternoon. STEPHANIE WANTAGEAlligator Contributing WriterJulian Andrew sipped on vodkasoaked raspberries, tonic and a splash of grapefruit with a lime. Its amazing. You should try it, he said before he took another sip of his drink served in a mason jar. He and dozens of others escaped the rain inside the High Dive, an indoor and outdoor bar that hosted the Original Gainesville Food Truck Rally on Saturday night. Andrew, 23, found out about the rally from a friend who had gone last year. The UF telecommunication senior said he felt like it was something fun and different than the Midtown scene. I had three totally different things, and it is so awesome that they have so much, Andrew said of the variety of foods available, his favorite being the slider. Its been really good. The frequent food truck rally featured eight trucks and two non-alcoholic drink tents in the High Dive parking lot from 5 to 11 p.m. Saturday. Prices ranged from about $6 to $15. One of the rallys more popular vendors was Humble Pie. The pizza companys setup didnt consist of a regular truck, but instead, a trailer with a round, Employees texted patrons when pizzas were ready to combat long lines. We do catering, and we are at the Farmers market downtown every week, said Louis Jarvis, as he assembled a pizza topped with apple and blue cheese on it. Humble Pie sold out at about 9 p.m. Inside the bar, a handful of bands and musicians played short sets while people gathered with family and friends for cocktails, moonshine, Jell-O shots and food. Despite the rain, the downtown staple attracted new patrons, like Absinthe Wu. The digital arts and science junior sat alone at the bar, eating a Monsta Lobsta lobster roll. I rode my bike here, Wu, 21, said, adding that she liked the sandwich. Ive never been here before.Crowds gather at local food truck rally despite weather Food Truck Rally vendors:Happy Place Grub Off the Griddle Charlies Snow Shack Monsta Lobsta Soup to Nuts Heart and Seoul Humble Pie Pelican Brothers


MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 9Karlyle Smith / AlligatorFrisbee on FlavetUniversity of Central Florida mechanical engineering senior Cesar Rodriguez, 22, attempts to catch a UF GROUPS LIZ CLANCYAlligator Contributing WriterCrowds of spectators crowded around tables of competitors playing video games like Mario Kart 8 and League of Legends as the music from Dance Dance RevoluBallroom. around the state gathered in the ballroom Saturday to watch and the school year. competitive video gaming event tion, three times a year. uardo Fonseca, 22, said about 600 people registered to take part in the 13-hour public event. gether from all sorts of different backgrounds and personalities, senior said. All sorts of people very talented people come out experience. Applicants register online to compete in games provided by sponsors, such as Study Edge and Trendy Entertainment. their own controller, console and computer to the event. This year, Super Smash Bros. Melee and League of Legends were two of the most popular games. time he heard about it was from a he said. But the competition keeps him coming back. I like playing against other people, getting their insight, things 21. Im a competitive person by nature. I kind of thrive off of it. attendees intensely staring at screens. About 2,000 onlookers came to watch the game competitions throughout the day, Fonseca said. Spectators were also able to watch through a live-stream. You see people you never ever see in any other scenario, he said. Not everyone likes sports, not everyone likes dancing, but for some reason, gaming can be the great ing it is fun, too.GatorLAN draws gamers, spectators for triannual tournament LAURA VAZQUEZAlligator Contributing Writer Volunteer opportunities are a click away ship and Services new website. The center, which partnered with the launched an online program called Volunteer Select that allows students to search for volunteer opportunities by category and agency. The service then connects students with a volunteer coordinator to get them started. volunteer opportunities in one place, said & Service-Learning director at CLS. Students can use it as a search tool and favorThe center developed the site to promote site. have already registered with the service. volunteers in order to complete their programs. Phillis Sain, the administrative assistant Salvation Army would not run effectively if it werent for its volunteers. munity feedings, our homework help program and operating our thrift store, Sain dents. Volunteering not only helps the community. It gives students like Allyssa Maxon, the opportunity to shape their future careers. senior, said volunteering is something that not only gave her professional experience study.UF leadership center partners to provide community serviceOffers student opportunities Im a competitive person by nature. I kind of thrive off of it.Josse CalzadoUF psychology senior THE ASSOCIATED PRESSOKLAHOMA CITY A man who was shot after authorities said he beheaded one woman and attacked another at an Oklahoma food processing plant from which he had consciousness and was interviewed by detectives Saturday. Alton Nolen, 30, remains tion after Thursdays attack at the Vaughan Foods plant in the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore, Police Sgt. Jeremy Lewis said. He said Nolen will degree murder and assault and battery with a deadly weapon, and he may also face federal charges. right before the attack, and he then drove from the building that houses the companys human resources department to its main distribution center. Once inside, he attacked 54year-old Colleen Hufford with a knife in the centers adminissevering her head, according to police. Nolen then repeatedly stabbed 43-year-old Traci Johnson before Mark Vaughan, a reserve sheriffs deputy and the cer, shot him, police said. Johnson was treated for of Oklahoma Medical Center, where she was released Saturday, said Varina Shellman, clinical coordinator for the medical center.Man accused in mall beheading recovering THE ASSOCIATED PRESSTOKYO Finally reaching the ash-covered summit of a still-erupting volcano in central Japan, rescue workers made a grim discovery Sunday: 31 apparently dead people, some reportedly buried in knee-deep ash. day after Mount Ontakes big initial eruption, said Takehiko The 27 others were listed as having heart and lung failure, the customary way for Japanese authorities to describe a body until police doctors can examine it. Mount Ontake, a popular climbing destination about 210 kilometers west of Tokyo on the main Japanese island of Honshu. A similar eruption occurred in 1979, but no one died. Rescue helicopters hovered over ash-covered mountain lodges and vast landscapes that looked a ghostly gray, like the surface of the moon, devoid of nearly all color but the bright Mount Ontake erupted shortly before noon at perhaps the worst possible time, with at least 250 people taking advantage of a beautiful fall Saturday to go for a hike. The blast spewed large white plumes of gas and ash high into the sky, blotted out the midday sun and blanketed the surrounding area in ash.At least 31 believed dead at Japanese volcano eruption site


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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG UF Josie Kuhlman moved to the ITA All-American Tournament qualifying draw. Read the story on Page 16.Lacrosse coach honoredUF lacrosse coach Amanda OLeary was inducted into the Montgomery County Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame on Friday.Gators in the MLBFormer Florida catcher Mike Zunino hit a two-RBI single in the Seattle Mariners 4-1 win against the Los Angeles Angles on Sunday. Zunino FLORIDA WON 3-0. EDEN OTEROAlligator Staff Writer@edenotero_lAfter Florida swept Auburn on able to do it again on Sunday against Ole Miss. Florida is 43-3 all-time against Ole a clean slate, a separate season from season. formances. digs. Megan Reeves / Alligator StaffSimone Antwi (16) hits the ball over the net for a kill attempt during Floridas 3-0 win against Ole Miss on Sunday in the OConnell Center. Antwi has career day against Ole Miss GRAHAM HACKAlligator Writer@graham_hack Donald R. Dizney Stadium, completing a sweep game ready to play, controlFlorida continued to apply pressure, passing from an unusual goal by substitute Betsy MidMiddleton received a pass from Pamela Begic Florida tops Missouri, sweeps weekend AARON FRIEDLANDAlligator Writer@aafriedlandabout. 16 events en route to a 189.5-110.5 victory Hinds, Warner lead UF swimming and diving team to SEC winBoth won multiple eventsSEE S WIM, P A GE 15 Obviously Natalie Hinds is a quality athlete. She gets up and races well.Gregg TroyUF coachSEE VOLLEY, P A GE 15 SEE VOLLEY, P A GE 15 UF Soccer


14, ALLIGATOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014Kan Li / Alligator Staff Megan Reeves / Alligator Staff WeekendRoundupJordan McPherson / Alligator Staff While the Florida football team was on a bye this week, three other Gator teams competed in Gainesville throughout the weekend. The No. 7 soccer team swept its home weekend slate, defeating No. 22 Georgia 2-1 on Friday and Missouri 3-1 on Sunday. The No. 5 womens swimming and diving team won its season-opening meet against No. 12 Arkansas 189.5-110.5 on Saturday. And the 10th-ranked volleyball team took home a 3-0 win against Ole Miss on Sunday in the OConnell Center.Photos by Kan Li, Jordan McPherson and Megan ReevesJordan McPherson / Alligator Staff


the depth of this team, senior libero Holly Pole. I feel like everybody is ready to go in whenever their name is called on, realizing it can be at anytime. Just trying to make the most of your opportunity when youre on the court, regardless of whether were up, were down, whatever the score is just trying to get better every day. But it was the leadership of junior middle blocker Simone Antwi that helped Florida sweep Ole Miss. The Fairfax Station, Va., native had a career day with 11 kills on 13 attempts, giving her a .769 hitting percentage topping her previous career-best mark of .706 set against Stanford on Sept. 7, 2013 and one block assist. Antwi was noticeably absent from Floridas lineup just one week earlier in its 3-2 loss to Marquette on Sept. 19. Wise said an undisclosed injury kept Antwi from competing, but Wise was happy to see that Antwis two weeks out of the game hadnt affected her play. Last week I had a lot of time off because I couldnt play, so there was a lot of mental just sitting in practice and watching things, Antwi said. When I got back it was kind of just getting back into the rhythm of thing so that Against Auburn, Antwi .333 hitting clip in addition to three total blocks. Antwis progression from Friday to Sunday after sitting out with an injury before SEC play is positive for Floridas middle blockers, which was forced to rotate more players in attempt to replace Antwis presence. Simone, now in her fourth year in the program, we ask a lot of her, Wise said. (She is) by far the most experienced of the middles. Its not just the numbers, but the presence she give us and making good decisions on the court. She really stabilizes us, she is the captain of the line defense, is the best way to describe her role. When we dont have her we really miss that, as much physically, but really in a lot of ways just in terms of scheming and her presence on the court. Warner who led the Gators divishes in the 1-meter and 3-meter diving event. Schultz, who came over to Florida from Arkansas, so it was an awksay the least. It was tough because I kept watching the Arkansas divers in the water during the warmups and thinking, oh I missed their dive, but it was good, Schultz said. out of the way with the transition that has happened. Craine, who died in a boating accident in April. step for the womens squad to get a good win against a conference opponent heading into the Pinch A Penny All Florida Invitational, which begins on Friday and concludes Sunday at the OConnell Center. The women will be joined by the mens team as they will make their season debut in the Invitational as both squads go for event. more determination than Florida. Just two minutes into the half, from the foot of Alli Magaletta, giving the Tigers even more conMissouri took four shots to minutes of the half. Florida was under intense pressure from the Tigers until Savannah Jordan took control of the situation, scoring her seventh ute to give the Gators a 3-1 lead, and more importantly, breathing room. From that point on, the Gators took seven more shots, while the Tigers only managed to get off one, giving Florida complete control for the rest of the game. Coach Becky Burleigh said the team didnt play as well as it could have, but ultimately the players got the job done. In the end, thats what we were looking for coming out of this weekend, was the six points, and thats what we got, so were happy about that, she said. I think were just gonna continue to grow and grow and grow. the Gators victory. Florida played 22 players in Sundays game, versus 17 for Missouri, and during a hot afternoon in Gainesville, keeping players fresh was one of the reasons Florida was able to the game. Its great during the games when we have an opportunity to show our depth, because we really have so many people on the bench that can get in and make a huge impact, said Middleton, who came off the bench to proGators. Missouris depth was hurt by Clark, who did not play in the game. Burleigh described Clark as the Tigers best player, and said she was disappointed the Gators werent able to compete against her. ALLIGATORKan Li / Alligator Staff Jordan McPherson / Alligator Staff SOCCER, from page 13 S WIM, from page 13 VOLLEY, from page 13


16, ALLIGATOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 MARY FRANCISAlligator Writer@_maryfrancisOne of four Gators made it to the qualifying rounds in the Riviera/ITA Womens All-American Championships pre-qualifying tournaments held in Los Angeles. Freshman Josie Kuhlman won against Neda Koprcina from Texas day. Later that day, Kuhlman won her second-round match against Virginias Marie Faure in straight sets (6-3, 6-4). Kuhlman is a contender for the qualifying round after winning in the third round against Kate Vialle of North Carolina (4-2, ret.) on Sunday. If Kuhlman wins all three of her qualifying-round matches which will be held Tuesday and Wednesday she will play in the main draw, which will be held Thursday through Sunday. Freshman Peggy Porter lost in the to Lucia Butkovska from the University of Portland (6-3, 6-2). Sophomore Spencer Liang opened her play by losing to Anna Mamalat from Texas A&M round. Sophomore Belinda Woolcock round match to Gabrielle Smith from Southern California (6-1, 6-4). Kuhlman and Porter defeated Maia Magill and Kristin Wiley at UCLA (8-2) Saturday morning and won again Sunday morning against Lana Groenvyeck and Pippa Horn from Texas (8-3). The pair will play in qualifying rounds. Freshman Brooke Austin and sophomore Kourtney Keegan both earned spots in the singles qualifying draw, while junior Brianna Morgan received an automatic entry into the singles main draw Thursday through Sunday. While Austin and Morgan have been selected to the qualifying doubles list, Keegan and Woolcock received an automatic entry into the doubles main draw. Continue reading this story online at alligatorSports.orgFreshman advances at ITACOLLEGE FOOTBALL MORGAN MORIARTYAlligator Staff Writer@Morgan_MoriartyAfter a victory over Atlantic Coast Conference rival Clemson last week, Florida State traveled to Raleigh, N.C., to take on N.C. State. FSUs track record in Raleigh heading into Saturday was poor, with their last victory on the road against the Wolfpack coming in 2008. offense found life and scored two unanswered touchdowns to trail by just three at half. After FSU quarterback Jameis Winston drive in the second half, N.C. State quarterback Jacoby Brissett orchestrated a six-play, 59-yard scoring drive to give N.C. State a 10-point lead. The Seminoles began to pull away late in the third, with back-to-back Winston touchdown passes to go up by four with 3:24 left in the third. Williams touchdown to cap the contest. Florida State extended its nations longest active winning streak to a program-record 20 games. SEC West Thriller: Unranked Arkansas went into Arlington, Texas, to take on No. 6 Texas A&M and gashed the Aggies defense, scoring three rushing touchdowns for 110 Arkansas quarterback Brandon Allen threw utes to go in the third quarter to put the Razorbacks up 28-14. But the fourth quarter was the Kenny Hill show. Early in the quarter, Hill found Edward Pope for an 86-yard touchdown bomb, and came through with 2:29 to go in the fourth throwing a 59-yard fade to Josh Reynolds to tie things up and force overtime. overtime possession with Hill hitting Malcome Kennedy for a 25-yard touchdown to seal it. SEC Least: Meanwhile in the Southeastern Conference Eastern Division, Missouri who lost to Indiana at home last week went into Columbia, S.C. and knocked off No. 13 South Carolina. The Tigers took the lead for good on a oneyard touchdown run to go up 21-20 with 1:36 left in the fourth. Missouri was able to hang on Tennessee traveled to Athens and battled all game with No. 12 Georgia, but Todd Gurleys 208-yard rushing performance prevailed, and the Dawgs won by three.FSU wins another close one UF T ennis Hill