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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 UF IFAS celebrates 100 yearsTheyll have an event with free food on the Plaza today, pg 3. Volta ices competition to rank No. 22 in USThe Daily Meal compiled the list, pg 5. 6-year-old Nathan honored by Childrens Miracle Network He visited Dance Marathon, pg 5. Justine McLean is part of a freshman class that is making an immediate impact on the UF softball team. Read the story on page 14. 75 /64 FORECAST 2 OPINIONS 6 the AVENUE 7 CLASSIFIEDS 11 CROSSWORD 13 SPORTS 14VOLUME 108 ISSUE 139 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014Matthew Martyr / Alligator StaffWoodblock RockSusannah Jeffery, a 20-year-old UF visual arts junior, and printmaking graduate teaching assistant Ashley Taylor, 25, use woodblock printmaking to make a graphic T-shirt Wednesday in Fine Arts Building C. THE HOUSE KILLED A SIMILAR BILL. HANNA MARCUSAlligator Staff Writerhmarcus@alligator.orgBig beer bills are continuing to bluster their way through state government, leaving local breweries, brewpubs and craft beer drinkers still clouded with disappointment. Although efforts to permit the 64-ounce growler were presented in a bill in the House of Representatives previously, the legislation was peppered with unclear language and stipulations that left state breweries severely limited. The House bill has been squashed for now, but a new bill in the Senate, SB 1714, is presenting the brew community with similar regulations and issues. The bill allows the sale of half-gallon growlers, but numerous limitations on distribution practices are written into the legislation. For example, the bill mandates breweries sell bottles and cans to distributors. To sell to their own customers, they must buy the stock cant markup in price. It also prevents brewers from opening wineries or cideries. Barron Humphries, owner of Hoggetowne Ale Works, said the bill is written this way because some legislators want to ensure the three-tier system stands strong, despite most breweries thinking the system is outdated. If you have 10 different breweries in a room together talking, theyre all going to say the system is garbage, he said. (This bill) means more regulation and more loopholes to jump through.Senate bill could mark up costs for local craft breweries LIFESTYLE BRADLEY NORMANAlligator Contributing WriterTax Day has come and gone. But for students who forgot to apply for a refund, theres still time. The same cant be said for individuals who owe the IRS money. UF accounting professor Gary returns is strict. If you missed the deadline, then youre going to be subject to certain penalties or interests on any unpaid tax liabilities, he said. However, McGill said those applying for tax refunds wont face any serious problems by missing the deadline. The penalty and interest is based on what you owe the IRS, he said. If they owe you via refund, then the base for the penalty is obviously zero. McGill said its easy to get an the deadline. However, he said an extension is simply a way to delay completing the paperwork. It does not give you an extension of time to pay any tax thats due, McGill said. What youre supposed to do is estimate what your tax liability will be. Filers should pay their calculated tax liability, the estimated amount owed, when they apply for an extension. McGill said if someone doesnt Forgot taxes? For refunds, theres time KELCEE GRIFFISAlligator Staff WriterThe Wednesday release of The New York Times story terback Jameis Winstons rape allegations is reverberating in Gainesville. The story asserted the Tallahassee Police Department did not follow through in investigating January rape accusations from a female FSU freshman involving the Heisman Trophy winner. It cited late reports, destroyed video evidence, uncollected DNA and a delayed interview with Winston. The prosecutor said he didnt have enough evidence to charge Winston, The Times reported. comment on the way Tallahassee Police handled the situation. But he said Gainesville has good resources and detailed policies to deal with sexual assault incidents locally. Tobias said victims may choose to the victim decides to pursue charges later. These victims do deserve justice, and were here to help them get it, he said. sault, It is the policy of the Gainesville Police Department to thoroughly investigate crimes involving sexual violence ... members responses shall not vary on the basis of the characteristics, status or profession of, or the nature of the relationship between, the victim and perpetrator. If a victim calls to report a sexual assault, the policy indicates the caller will be encouraged to remain calm and to not change clothes, eat or drink, comb hair or disturb anything at the scene. Dispatchers are instructed to not allow any victims suspected substance use or impairment to affect the decision to allowed to honor any requests to cancel law enforcement dispatch in response to a sexual assault allegation. Aside from the way the legal proceedings were handled, FSU assault case inspires dialogue SEE TAX, PAGE 4 SEE FSU, PAGE 4 SEE BEER, PAGE 4 Barron Humphries Winston


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 THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 TODAYFORECASTMONDAY SUNDAY SATURDAY FRIDAY SUNNY 82/59 PARTLY CLOUDY 79/58 RAIN 75/58 RAIN 74/59 THUNDERSTORMS 75/64 VOLUME 108 ISSUE 139 Second Place. For a complete listing of films, visit thehipp. org. Got something going on? Want to see it in this space? Send an email with Whats Happening in the subject line to To ensure publication in the next days newspaper, please submit the event before 5 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.BRIEFSIdaho aquarium fined in Fla. wildlife case KEY WEST A South Florida and three years of probation on Idaho Aquarium in an illegal Under the sentence Tuesday, the aquarium in Boise must pay on probation and submit a compliance plan. In addition, $50,000 in payments must be made to the National Fish & Wildlife Foundation for work with marine life and corals in the Florida Keys. um, Christopher Conk and Ammon Covino, previously pleaded guilty and were sentenced to prison and probation. The wildlife involved included eagle rays and lemon sharks, for which certain licenses and permits are required before they can be taken. A Florida business involved in shipping the specimens cooperated with investigators in the case.WHATS HAPPENINGFood 4 the Soul: Should NCAA athletes be paid? Let your voice be heard at the Institute of Black Cultures Food 4 the Soul lunch series. The topic will focus on the world of Gators sports and whether student athletes should be paid. Lunch will be provided. The event is at noon today at the Institute of Black Culture, 1510 W. University Ave. For more information, email ibc@multicultural.ufl. edu. Amnesty International general body meeting UF Amnesty International will be answering questions about the grave human rights abuses occurring in Ukraine at 6 p.m. today in McCarty Hall A, Room 2196. We will also have a Mochi Frozen Yogurt social after the meeting. Come out and stand in solidarity with us. Lavender Graduation LGBT Affairs is hosting its annual Lavender Graduation Friday at 7 p.m. The ceremony acknowledges the achievements and contributions of LGBTQ and ally students at UF. The event is to recognize these students leadership and community service experiences that have made a difference in improving the campus climate regarding LGBTQ issues. If you are graduating, please notify LGBT Affairs to be recognized and receive a Lavender Graduation certificate as well as a rainbow tassel. LGBT Affairs is also looking for candidates for Spring 2014 Community Impact Awards and Rainbow Alliance Awards for Student LGBT Service and Research. Velo Vixen MTB Skills Clinic The second annual Velo Vixen MTB Skills Clinic will be held Saturday at 9 a.m. at San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park. Lunch will be provided by Harvest Thyme Cafe, and all participants will receive fabulous Vixen commemorative T-shirts. Reservations are not necessary but strongly encouraged. Earth Day Fest needs groups, volunteers Earth Day Fest will be Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Bo Diddley Community Plaza. The event will include solar and sustainable living demonstrations, organic gardening and beekeeping displays, a kids corner with games, egg coloring and more. Volunteers are needed. Groups interested in attending can email earthdaygainesville2014@gmail. com. Celebrate Earth Day at the Florida Museum of Natural History Explore the wonders of life on Earth with hands-on activities and a huge plant sale at the Florida Museum of Natural History. On Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., participate in Earth Day activities in the adjacent UF Natural Area Teaching Laboratory and see diverse specimens from the museums vast collections. The museum will also host a large plant sale with more than 120 species of difficultto-find and butterfly-friendly plants Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. where attendees can learn how to attract butterflies to their homes and which plants are proven winners. Accent, host, native and nectar plants are available for purchase with proceeds benefiting the museums Butterfly Rainforest exhibit and other museum events. For more information, visit flmnh.ufl. edu/earthday or call 352846-2000. Danza Dance Company presents Extravadanza The Spring 2014 showcase will take place Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. Admission is free. Leadership position available: Advertising chair Do you love human rights? Would you like to be involved in leading the UF chapter of the Nobel Peace Prize-winning grassroots activist organization, Amnesty International? The UFAI board is currently seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic students to join them in taking UFAI to another level of campus awareness next semester. In particular, we are looking for an advertising chair whose work will increase campus outreach through social media, flyers, etc. Experience with Photoshop and Adobe are a plus, but not required only a passion and love for human rights. If you are interested, please send your resume and a short paragraph (250 words or fewer) about why you would be a good fit for this position to Hippodrome Cinema offers additional student ticket discounts The Hippodrome State Theatres Cinema is now offering additional student and senior pricing for all of its regularly scheduled shows. Admission for students with valid IDs is $5.50. In the past, the Hippodrome has offered $5.50 pricing for students and seniors on only Sundays and Wednesdays. The cinema is located inside the Hippodrome at 25 SE Have an event planned? Add it to the Alligators online


THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 3 AP PhotoNever ForgetRoss Roderick of the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets plays a portion of Echo Taps after a moment of silence Wednesday at the Virginia Tech War Memorial to honor the victims of the April 16, 2007, mass shooting on the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Va. THERE WILL BE FREE FOOD. BRIDGET ANDERSONAlligator Contributing WriterUFs Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences is celebrating its 100th anniversary of Florida Extension with guest speakers, free food and a ceremonial cake cutting. The event will take place today on the Plaza of the Americas from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The extension, established by the Smith-Lever Act of 1914, has allowed researchers at UF and Florida A&M University to convert their research into usable knowledge to share with millions of Floridians over the past 100 years, according to the 100th Anniversary of Florida Extension blog. Nick Place, dean and director for IFAS Extension, said the event is sigit offers the opportunity to educate the university community on the outreach mission of the extension. Place emphasized that the event not only celebrates past successes, but it also offers a chance to celebrate what is to come in the future of extension and outreach. We have had great success for the last 100 years, but really what we want to be focusing on is what we need to be doing for the next 100 years to address some of these big issues we face in this state, he said. Candace ONeill, a 20-year-old UF dietetics junior, said she heard about the IFAS extension program through guest presenters in her community nutrition classes. From what I have learned, I think Extension does a great job at bening things to the community level to people that need it most, she said.IFAS celebrates 100 years KATHERINE BROWNAlligator Contributing WriterAn undergraduate-run psychology research laboratory at UF is using crowdfunding to raise money for its studies. The Life Satisfaction and Excellence Lab is currently trying to raise $3,000 on, a crowdfunding website. The money will help pay off the labs debts. It will also pay for a website it uses to track its research progress and pay people for taking surveys. The lab has trouble raising money through grants because its completely run by undergraduate psychology students, said Tiffany Dawson, a research assistant in the lab. Dawson, a 21-year-old UF psychology senior, said the lab doesnt get attention from organizations with grant money. He said that is because graduate and doctoral programs receive the money instead. The crowdfunded money will go toward two programs the lab currently uses. One, Excellence University, is a website the lab uses to track progress toward goals for its research. Everyone in the lab has an account in Excellence University, said Megan Turner, a 21-year-old UF psychology junior who works in the lab. Its really helpful for you to make sure you do complete your goals. The other program is Amazon Mechanical Turk, often called MTurk, which sends out the labs surveys to a wide range of people to improve survey results. The survey participants get paid for each one they take. It gives us a different sampling base, said Turner, the fundraising chair for the crowdfunding project. With MTurk, the lab can send its surveys to a much larger population. Its more generalizable as opposed to so focused on the UF student population, Turner said. Approximately $2,000 from the campaign will help pay off current debts, she said. The other $1,000 will go toward future studies. Psychology lab starts GoFundMe campaign to buy programsIt is trying to raise $3,000 partly to pay debts Its more generalizable as opposed to so focused on the UF student population.Megan TurnerUF psychology junior


Joshua Aubuchon, a lawyer and lobbyist for the Florida Brewers Guild, summarized the bills regulations as punitive. He said if breweries want to sell their beer and then have to buy it back from distributors, not only is the mark-up price a factor, but also, distributors dont necessarily have to do anything with the beer. In other words, they just pocket the extra money. (Distributors) would make more money without having to do a thing, Aubuchon said. Under current law, Swamp Head (and other local breweries) doesnt need to sell bottles to distributors. Why would that be in the bill other than to be punitive? He said another issue with the bill is unclear language that would make anything in the legislation prohibited, At the local level, Neal Mackowiak, a brewer for Tall Pauls Brew House, said he is unhappy about the bill because the brewpub had plans to expand into a brewery in the future. Ultimately, the idea was to become a brewery similar to Swamp Head, he said. When we were told of what this Senate bill was, we realized it was a hugely limiting factor for us. Mackowiak said he dislikes that beer doesnt need to switch hands for the distributors to make extra money. We basically just write a check to the distributor to sell our beer, he said. It almost seems like mob-like tactics that you need the security of (distributors) to be able to run your business. 4, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 Brooke Baitinger / AlligatorGiving GreenAnimal lovers and college students gathered Wednesday on the Plaza of the Americas at the Student Animal Alliances annual VegFest. The organization gave out free food. HE HAD A GUN, TOO. JENNA LYONSAlligator Staff Writer jlyons@alligator.orgGainesville Police arrested a local man Tuesday night for threatening a group of people with a gun and hiding marijuana in his underwear. Cox on charges of aggravated assault, possession of a concealed weapon and possession of marijuana with intent to sell within 1,000 feet of a public place, according to an arrest report. Coxs friend Travon Stophon Graham was arrested on battery charges. At about 10 p.m., Graham, 20, got block of Southeast Fourth Street. He punched the mans girlfriend while cording to the report. pickup truck with a group of men and approached the house. He lifted his sweatshirt to show a silver handgun tucked in his waistband. According to the report, Cox then anyone run up on my boys Ill shoot Cox and Graham went to a nearby apartment, where they were later confronted by police. During the investigation, Cox consented to a search, and the Coxs crotch, according to the report. juana from Coxs underwear. According to the report, the bags, containing packed for sale. into the jail. Graham was released after meeting bond, and Cox remained. Another local arrested with weed in underwear LYNNA LAWRENCEAlligator Contributing WriterRep. Ted Yoho sat down with UF students Wednesday to discuss a program that offers college opportunities to low-income and Six student representatives from the Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program joined Yoho. The program guides 25 students from under-represented backgrounds in their pursuit of a Ph.D. The six McNair Scholars expressed appreciation toward the program and urged Yoho to support it. The program is federally funded through the Higher Education Act, which is up for renewal in the U.S. House of Representatives this year. Program Director Samesha Barnes said she looks for students who are passionate about their education but need support to achieve their goals. She said she is trained to look for diamonds in the rough to engage in the intensive research program and provide students with mentorship and academic opportunities. Yoho said hearing students direct experiences helps him guide federal funding. Meeting students lets him see how current programs can serve as solutions for the future. Jose Castaneda, a 21-year-old UF political science and economics junior and a McNair Scholar, said the program gives students an edge. It opens up a new world that you have never had the chance to see, he said. Yoho said he resonates with economically disadvantaged students because he was once in their position. Im one of six brothers Nobody in our family went to college, he said. I know exactly where (theyre) coming from.Rep. Ted Yoho meets with McNair Scholar students at UF BEER, from page 1 doesnt seem right. Gehres, a former FSU football player, was teammates with Winston for a year and said the allegations seem out of context with what he knew of Winston. Hes a guy with great character, Gehres said. He was a high-class kind of guy. In response to The Times story, FSU posted an open letter online. Part of it read: FSU does not tolerate sexual assault. Even one sexual assault is a problem. Like other colleges and universities that are grappling with this issue, we actively provide programs and educate students on safe behavior, the meaning of consent and how to properly report cases of sexual misconduct. Sarah Timoti, a 20-year-old FSU humanities and media production sophomore, said the city police department and the university should be looked at as separate entities. She said the university did all it could. I do think that the Tallahassee Police Department could have handled it better, and they admitted that, she said. Students were outraged, not just because it was Jameis Winston but because of the way the case was handled. FSU, from page 1pay the correct amount, even afbe charged interest and penalties for late payment. Stephen Bolden, a 21-year-old student assistant for the Heavener School of Business, recently learned he is not required to pay taxes. Apparently, if you dont work a certain number of hours per week and youre a full-time student that makes below the minimum amount ... then you dont get taxed, he said. Students under the age of 24 are considered dependents and year. If students dont meet dependency requirements, they must is more than $10,000. Bolden said not paying taxes on time would probably be worse for someone with a lot at stake because the government can do things such as foreclose on homes and repossess cars to collect any money owed. I dont think that would ever happen to me if I didnt pay my taxes, he said. I dont really have anything to lose. T AX, from page 1Yoho Apparently, if you dont work a certain number of hours per week and youre a full-time student that makes below the minimum amount ... then you dont get taxed.Stephen BoldenHeavener School of Business part-time student assistant


THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 5 Matthew Martyr / Alligator StaffNathan Ferrell sits on 18-year-old UF telecommunication freshman Tyler Jumps shoulders Wednesday at Residence Inn Gainesville. Nathan is this years Childrens Miracle Network Hospitals Florida Champion. CAMPUS ALINA AVALOSAlligator Contributing WriterNathan Ferrell walked onto the stage carrying his red and blue backpack, as always. The 6-year-old uses it to carry his oxygen tank. Nate, a patient at UF Health Shands Childrens Hospital, was named the State of Floridas 2014 Childrens Miracle Network champion in a ceremony Wednesday afternoon. He and his family were presented with the award at the Residence Inn Gainesville by network delegates and hospital staff. Scott Rivkees, chairman of the department of pediatrics in UFs College of Medicine, presented the kindergarten student with a trophy. Nate and his family convey what Childrens Miracle Network can do for children, he said. Theres nobody better than Nate to show the impact that all of us could have collectively in helping the care of kids, Rivkees said. Nate and his family attended Dance Marathon to tell the story of his battle with mitochondrial disease. Just because you have an illness doesnt mean that its an opportunity to stop, Jason Ferrell, his father, said. Its an opportunity to move forward and tell others about how good life can be. 6-year-old honored by miracle network NATHAN KINGAlligator Contributing WriterThe buzz around Voltas coffee is growing. Volta Coffee, Tea and Chocolate, a cafe in downtown Gainesville, was ranked No. 22 in the Daily Meals ranking of Americas 50 Best Coffee Shops. Voltas owner, Anthony Rue, opened the cafe in Gainesville six years ago and has watched it rise in prominence. Rue, a self-proclaimed coffee nerd, said he wanted to create a cafe that was more than just a hangout spot. Making coffee that makes people smile is why we are in business, he said. Its incredibly satisfying to be able to open peoples minds to something as common as coffee. Rue has judged barista competitions in the U.S. and abroad. These experiences have taught him skills and techniques of the trade, he said, which he brought back to Gainesville. Voltas reputation for focusing on quality is what has caused renowned roasters to notice the the unique cafe in Florida, he said. from across the U.S. have driven hours out of their way just to stop at Volta for coffee. Kara Joseph, a 22-year-old UF advertising senior, was not surprised at Voltas high national ranking. When you come in, you arent in Gainesville anymore, Joseph said. Its like you are stepping into a cafe in New York City.Volta ices competition to rank No. 22 best coffee shop in US Its incredibly satisfying to be able to open peoples minds to something as common as coffee.Anthony Rueowner


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.Harsh truth: Global warming is imminentDespite years of warnings, overwhelming evidence and changing climate patterns, most of humanity sits idly as our planet continues to warm. From 2000 to 2010, carbon emissions grew more rapidly than in each of the previous three decades, according to a new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. That means theres a lot of work to be done. The IPCC operates under the United Nations to assess cording to a news release about this latest report, the IPCC ing. If nothing changes, temperatures will rise between 3 and 5 degrees Celsius. That could spell disaster for climate patterns and agricultural yield, meaning worse weather The international goal is to keep global warming within 2 degrees, but doing that requires major institutional and technological change to even come close to meeting that goal, according to an IPCC news release. The world must reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 40 to 70 percent by 2050 and be near zero by the end of the century to be on target. narios modeled by the IPCC is to bring emissions relating ny, Italy and Spain. Its not as crazy as the talking heads would have you expect. Even though the IPCC report released in September 2013 stated there was 95 percent certainty that humans were the cause of climate change, the U.S. is on track for projects like the Keystone XL Pipeline. That project would move the tar sands, crude oil mixed with clay and dirt, braska. Of course, supporters say it helps with jobs and energy independence. But they overlook the potential for environmental monplace. Dont forget about the chemical spill in West Virginia earlier this year related to the pendence? Companies like Exxon market themselves as green by touting natural gas, but they fail ing into the other environmental concerns that come with Dont expect an answer from the top, especially in the U.S. Its unfortunate, but the oil and gas industry is one of the top lobbying powers in Washington, giving politicians more than $144 million in 2013 alone. In the meantime, the government raises awareness about how citizens can help conserve. Lets be honest with ourselves: Remembering to turn out the lights when you leave a room isnt going to decrease the worlds carbon emissions enough. The government needs to get its priorities in order and its, which capitalism forces society to do, society must turn to what will happen in the long run. Thats the one drawback of ditching fossil fuels and ing to the IPCC report, consumption will grow by 1.6 to 3 to combat climate change would only slow that growth by 0.06 percent per year. the world we know. Until it gets sorted out, Ill be lying on the ground with all the lights off to do my part to conserve. Justin Jones is a UF journalism senior. His columns appear on Thursdays. FSU seriously mishandled Winston caseThe New York Times investigation published Wednesday reopened the discussion of the sexual assault allegations el, Jameis Winston. The writer, Walt Bogdanich, compiled an extensive timeline that answered many questions on what exactly went wrong. Records show that Florida States athletic department knew about the rape accusation early on, in January 2013, when the assistant athletic director called the police to inquire about the case, Bogdanich wrote. Even so, the university did nothing about it, allowing Mr. Winston to play the full season without having to answer any questions. The takeaway from the Winston case and all the media lahassee Police and FSU simply did nothing. They didnt follow up with the three strong leads the victim provided. They waited nearly a year to interview a key witness who had admitted to gulo, the police investigator who handled the case, previously organization with nearly $150 million in assets and the primary FSU released a statement following the articles publication asserting that The Times piece was misleading. Certainly, no one is accusing the university of not taking sexual assault seriously or not providing resources for victims. However, in this case, ed with evidence of a sexual assault, and it appears an attempt to protect a star football player is the culprit. Campus rape is already a problem; President Barack Obama created a task force to combat it, after all. Rabid football culture is also a problem see Steubenville, Penn State and the fact that one in three college sexual assaults are committed by athletes, TPD and FSUs mishandling is much more than an abstract, academic argument that rape culture exists. Its the result of the sity athletics and one prominent football player at the expense of women against whom heinous crimes have been committed. edy. FSU has demonstrated that, despite its vague claims that it does not tolerate sexual assault, they prioritize athletes over tigation, FSU will be held more accountable when it comes to investigating sexual assault and rape claims, and TPD will have a major overhaul. Beyond FSU, we hope more schools including UF will give immediate and thorough attention to sexual assault and rape reports as they happen. Only then can the cycle of victim blaming and preferential treatment of athletes be broken. 45 TOTAL VOTES62% YES 38% NOVote or post a message at www.alligator.orgWednesdays question: Do you pick up your dogs poop? Todays question: Should FSU have handled the Jameis Winston situation differently? WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/OPINIONS Julia Glum EDITOR Katherine Kallergis MANAGING EDITORS Chloe Finch OPINIONS EDITOR Justin


theA v enue GatorAid: Leaving behind loveRead our advice column on page 10. Summer movie blockbusters: See, Redbox or skip?Read our guide on what movies to see in theaters (and what to rent later) on page 10. Follow us on Twitter at @AlligatorAvenue. ANDREA SARCOSAvenue WriterNothing says Easter Sunday like brunch. Check out these local restaurants and order a mimosa. After all, brunch is kind of the most important meal of the day. East End Eatery 1202 NE Eighth Ave. Rachel Bouchillon, a 22-yearold UF interdisciplinary ecology graduate student, said East End Eatery is one of her favorite brunch places. I really like the tempeh scramble there, and sometimes Ill get one of their Eggs Benedict, too, she said. She said she likes going there with a small group of friends because its quaint. It has a more Gainesville-resident feel to it, she said. Sandra Carlisi, owner of East End Eatery, said the restaurant has specials for brunch every week and tries to cater to different themes. Its upcoming focus is Easter. Were doing a Black Forest ham with roasted potatoes, and peas and carrots, Carlisi said. One of the other Easter kind of foods is asparagus and a champagne omelette. The Top 30 N. Main St. Ana Fajardo, a 21-year-old UF womens studies junior, said she likes eating brunch at The Top because of its vegan options. Fajardo recommends getting there early because it gets busy fast. David Gordon, manager at The Top, said he wont add any special Easter-themed brunch items. He said The Top generally has an omelette or French toast special. Were a pretty eclectic restaurant. We have different kinds of Benedicts, also chicken and biscuits, traditional comfort foods, he said. You can get anything you want, really. Brunch at The Top is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., but Gordon said it usually runs out of food quickly. We have church-goers and nihilists alike. We have all sorts of people that come to the brunch, so we try to cater to that broad stroke, he said. The Flying Biscuit Cafe 4150 NW 16th Blvd. Amanda Di Lella, a 21-year-old UF telecommunication junior, said she and her boyfriend go almost every Sunday to have brunch. Its really good food, and its not too expensive. Theres a lot of people that go there on Sundays, she said. But she said if you plan on going, call ahead. Me and my boyfriend always get the grits, biscuits, and the French toast is awesome, Di Lella said. The Flying Biscuit Cafe will have its normal breakfast menu all day during their Sunday hours from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. 101 Downtown 201 Southeast 2nd Avenue We are doing a very special brunch on Easter as a whole because we actually started a brand new brunch menu, Phillip Hampton, assistant general manager, said. A few items on the new brunch menu include fried chicken and grilled watermelon salad. Hampton said 101 Downtown will have brunch on Saturdays as well as Sundays. Brunch on Sunday will run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATOR.ORG/AVENUEMarjorie Nunez / AvenueIveys Grill, located at 3303 W University Ave., is another Easter Sunday brunch option. Iveys offers a tofu veggie saute, pictured above, though its better known for potato pancakes. Brunch with the best in Gainesville on Easter Sunday food TRADE PROTEIN SHAKES FOR REAL FOOD, STRETCH AFTER YOUR WORKOUTS AND LAUGH OFTEN BUT DONT CALL IT EXERCISE. TEODORA YORDANOVAAvenue WriterSummertime is right around the corner, and it might be a good idea before heading to the gym to prep your beach-ready body. ness, strength and conditioning at tion and offers up some advice for the proper workout. Myth: Youll burn more fat if you exercise longer at a lower intensity. Truth: High-intensity exercise can be hard to sustain for long periods, even though it does burn more calories than low-intensity workouts. Regular physical activity and a healthy diet will lead to a body uals body frame. (The American College of Sports Medicine) recommends 150 minutes of physical activity a week which can include a longer duration at a lower intensity (55-65% of maximum heart rate) or a shorter duration at a higher intensity (85% of maximum heart rate), Dupuie wrote in an email. Myth: You should stretch before a workout. Truth: It is more effective to stretch after a workout when your joints and muscles are still warm, according to an article by the MD Anderson Cancer Center. Although stretching before a workout does little to prep your body for exercise, stretching afterward does more to maintain and improve circulation. And while youre doing it, remember to take long, deep breaths. In through your nose, out through your mouth. Myth: Incorporating a sports drink or protein shake in a workout regimen gives better results. Truth: Those might be useful in emergencies, but your best protein source is from real food. Studies have been inconsistent regarding high levels of post-workout protein intake with supplements, according to an article by Mens Health. Protein shakes and supplements are not regulated by the FDA and are something to be cautious of as their list of ingredients may not always be factual and the proprietary blend that is listed could encompass anything. Whole, natural foods provide the nutrition that most individuals need on a daily basis, Dupuie wrote. Myth: Laughter is a form of exercise. Truth: A 2012 Oxford University study showed similarity between laughter and working out in terms of endorphins released during both activities. Long story short, laughing and exercising both help to release endorphins and boost your mood, but unfortunately the two arent interchangeable. Laughter can certainly elicit a hormone response similar to the is achieving higher VO2, becoming better at a sport or increasing our 1 repetition maximum, laughter program design, Dupuie wrote.Get the facts before starting your summer beach body workout


8, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 JULIA GLUMAvenue WriterCall Me Maybe and I Love College are expecting. Well, not exactly a baby, but it is time for a new Song of the Summer to join their little family you know, those singles that get played a million times on the radio but you dont care because theyre so damn catchy. cial but highly coveted, and the single that takes this years cake will join the ranks of classics like California Gurls and I Gotta Feeling. So, yeah, its kind of a big deal. Spring may just be getting in full swing, emerging. Heres our breakdown: 1. Mmm Yeah Austin Mahone ft. Pitbull mer nights. Sure, its simple the words mmm and yeah comprise at least 70 percent of the lyrics but that just means you dont have to focus too hard. No deep feelings, no problem, and thats exactly what we want in our Song of the Summer. 2. West Coast Lana Del Rey tion spectrum, theres West Coast. This new release is certainly not upbeat but is ume while you lie in bed with the windows open (and fan cranked, lets be real) reading a romance novel. Although easy on the ears, West Coast is a little too intense to win Song of the Summer. 3. G.U.Y. Lady Gaga Gaga is back, and shes of the Summer award. nuendo, a strange music powering message want the power to leave you, she sings so its bound to be a Song of the Summer hit. We wouldnt mind cially because its chorus is so hypnotizing. 4. Summer Calvin Harris This song has, like, 30 words total, but its nice and sweet with a great beat. Its a solid nominee for Song of the Summer; after all, its literally called Summer. This single is smooth but unfortunately underwhelming ing with other artists. It needs at least three times more lyrics to win the title. 5. I Wanna Get Better Bleachers tie your hair back with a bandanna because this indie anthem could be your hipster Song of the Summer. fun. musician Jack sounds great. It may not be mainstream, but driving with the windows down.Five early contenders of Song of the Summer 2014 tunes FINAL EXAMS, DRANKWhether youre shooting for straight As or youre a Cs-get-degrees kind of student, That calls for a: Brain Teaser Recipe: 1/2 ounce amaretto almond liqueur 1/2 ounce Southern Comfort peach liqueur 1 ounce cream That calls for a: Dirty Christmas Tree Recipe: 1/2 ounce melon liqueur 1/2 ounce coconut rum 1/2 ounce pineapple juice 1/2 ounce sweet and sour mix 1 drop grenadine syrup That calls for a: Confusion Recipe: 2 ounces vodka 1 1/2 ounces chilled Red Bull energy drink 8 ounces chilled orange juice That calls for a: Bury Me Deep Recipe: 1 1/2 ounces gin 1/2 ounce Scotch whisky 1/2 ounce lime juice 1/2 ounce raspberry syrup 1/2 ounce passion-fruit juice 3 ounces lemonade That calls for a: Brain Wave Recipe: 1/2 ounce Bacardi 151 rum 1 ounce amaretto almond liqueur 1/4 ounce Baileys Irish Cream That calls for a: Final Exam Relief Recipe: 3 ounces Captain Morgan Parrot Bay coconut rum 2 ounces amaretto almond liqueur 1 ounce triple sec pineapple juice Sprite soda All drink recipes from Alexa Volland / Alligator Staff




10, ALLIGATOR THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 Each Thursday, the Avenue will dish out the best in entertainment. From the silver screen to hidden Internet gems, check out this weeks top picks.In this TED talk, Roach talks about the science behind orgasms. For example, did you know you can have an orgasm when youre dead? We sure didnt. It can also cure the hiccups. For more fun facts, check out the video. Heck, it will make for a great icebreaker.Watch It: Mary Roachs things you didnt know about orgasmsFor the animated movie fans, go see Rio 2. We cant guarantee it will be as good as Frozen, but the crazy colored birds and tropical setting might be worth splurging on a 3-D ticket. In the with three kids pushing for part of the Amazon to be declared a different plans. Sounds like a movie for all our environmentally friendly majors.See It: Rio 2 Fun. Live In The USA features six live recordings from the indie pop bands Most Nights tour. Featured songs include Some Nights and Aim and Ignite as well as the unreleased song What The F**k. If you like fun., youll love the band live.Hear It: fun. to worry about, add potions and A group of Harry Potter super fans got together to create the wizarding school for free. The website Hogwarts is Here combines role-playing with online classes. It actually looks pretty legit and even has its own school newspaper.Click It: Online Hogwarts classesAlexa Volland / Avenue JACKSON HARTAvenue WriterIts the most glorious time of the year. The days are hotter, the pools are sparkling, and each studio is releasing its best attempt to get your money. Heres a guide to what you should see in theaters, wait for on Redbox or just skip altogether. SEE:X-Men: Days of Future Past (May 23) Class, Days of Future Past combines the old X-Men franchise with the new in a timetravel story line that is ambitious and excitwith horns and an evil smile is enough to draw me in. Disneys retelling of Sleeping view looks like it has amazing visuals and top-notch fantasy action. The soundtrack looks great too, headlined by an ethereal Lana Del Rey Once Upon a Dream cover. The Fault in Our Stars (June 6) Im not going to lie I have a huge crush on Shailene Woodley. Fresh off her recent Divergent success, Woodley plays teenage cancer patient Hazel Grace Lancaster in REDBOX:Godzilla (May 16) I admit that I was pretty skeptical about this remake, but after seeing the trailers, Im excited. an Cranston. After a climate experiment goes horribly wrong, most life is wiped off the face of the Earth, except for a few hundred safely on board a perpetually moving train. Refreshingly, this is not an apocalypse thriller but an ambitious drama about class and survival. Starring Captain America star Chris Evans and the always-welcome Tilda Swinton. Guardians of the Galaxy (Aug. 1) Marvels next team of action heroes hits the big screen but this time theyre in space, and theyre all wanted criminals. The only reason I wont see this in theaters is because Im not sold on Chris Pratt as a dramatic lead. Assuming he can pull it off, though, this could be an Avengers-level hit. It also stars Zoe Salley Coopers voice as a burly raccoon. Yep, a raccoon.SKIP:The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (May 2) and nine times out of 10, superhero sequels are worse than their originals. Electro can save this one. Andrew roles as Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy. Am I the only one who thinks Stone can do better? I would rather watch paint dry than watch another Transformers movies continue to draw in millions of dollars. The only very small glimmer of hope comes in the replacement of the marginally less insufferable Mark Wahlberg. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Aug. 8) Do I even need to explain why you shouldnt see this one? I actually dont know what Im less excited about the fact that this classic childrens series is being corrupted by Michael Megan Fox.See, Redbox and skip: A critics guide to this summers big blockbuster season


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St. Francis House depends on monetary support from individual donors and community businesses in order to help feed the homeless and the hungry.If you are interested in volunteering,please contact Candice Jones at (352) 378-9079 or sfhcoor@stfrancis.cfcoxmail.comTo make a donation by mail,please send checks payable to St. Francis House P.O. Box 12491 Gainesville, FL 32604 UF GRAD PAYS MOREfor gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds, guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 4-23-72-13 The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Volunteers Needed!VOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDEDto transport cancer patients to treatment. Flexible schedule. Training and liability insurance provided. Please call 352-240-5062 if interested. CASH PAID $300 AND UP!!!ANY CONDITION-RUNNING OR NOT!!! FREE TOWING & SAME DAY PICK-UP NO TITLE NEEDED CALL 352-771-6191 4-23-14-72-13 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED I AM BLIND & WOULD LIKE HELP WITH: Rides to church: Mass at Queen of Peace. 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THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 WWW.ALLIGATORSPORTS.ORG Gators add recruitThe UF softball team received a letter of intent from St. Cloud native Aleshia Ocasio. Ocasio currently leads her high school with a .492 batting average.UF hurdler Eddie Lovett didnt always consider a future in track and Read the story on page 16. JORDAN MCPHERSONAlligator Writer@J_McPherson1126Florida surprised many in 2013. After the graduation of outall-time batting average leader the transfers of Cheyenne Coyle and Sami and Kasey Fagan in 2012, the Gators were left with a young team. ish fourth in the Southeastern started the season ranked No. 14 in preseason polls after beginning the season in the top 10 for four straight years. ing lineup, UF proved it was still time in six years. Florida returned all but one starter from that 2013 team and has only two seniors on its roster Rogers and third baseman Stephanie Tofft. starters from the year before Walton said. We are young, and at times team and they are a lot of youthful mistakes. The speed of the game kind of make of mistakes. Despite returning 12 of its 13 players who started at least 24 ways to utilize its freshmen in the lineup in 2014. started 39 games so far this year lif., native is one of three Florida players with at least a .300 batting average, 28 runs and 10 stolen bases on the year. Gourley has established herself as the No. 2 starter in the rotation behind Rogers, starting 15 games Jordan McPherson / Alligator StaffJustine McLean bats during Floridas 2-0 win against Ole Miss on March 9 at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium. McLean, one of three freshmen on UFs roster, is one of three UF batters with at least a .300 batting average, 28 runs and 10 stolen bases this season. Freshmen integrating well into established Gators roster EDEN OTEROAlligator Writer@edenotero_lHaving a hot hand or being on times in multiple games is the struggle to tap into that talent. largely due to Freshman aiming to continue hot streakEXTRAGORDONARY CIRCUMSTANCESH stuff. an instant, only to get bulldozed by a prowling defenseman. Goalies make impossible saves regularly, the twine that sits behind them. Skaters bob, weave and spin their ways around defenders goonery, but other over of real frustration, with the outtering the end result of a game, series or even a season. Goalies and even And all of that happens in a single game. Playoff hockey is worth watching UF Lacrosse Gordon StreisandTwitter: @gordonstreisand SEE COLUMN, PAGE 15 SEE LAX, PAGE 15 SEE SOFT, PAGE 15TweetableFeeling very blessed today.. Lady gave me an extra donut at dunkinGabby Mallette (@Gmallette7) UF outside hitter


Scorers such as freshmen Sammi Burgess and Mollie Stevens and junior Shannon Gilroy have been essential to the teams success. Having those supporting scorers for Burgess, Stevens and Gilroy like sophomores Devon Schneider and Carly Ross has been an even bigger piece to the offenses puzzle. Coming into the season, many expected Gilroy and junior teammate Nora Barry would carry the team in goals and assists. Instead, Burgess has been Gilroys go-to player when she is being faceguarded or triple-teamed. But Burgess has faltered lately. As one of Floridas biggest scorers behind Gilroy, the freshmans forced her teammates to step up when she couldnt make it happen. Heading into Floridas match against Vanderbilt on Sunday, her accuracy and completing her shots. The Forest Hill, Md., native went as far as upgrading to a longer stick. I shot a lot after practice last week, just because, you know, they werent falling for me, Burgess said. But I actually have a longer stick now. Im just thinking a little less when I play. It seems that with the adjustments since the Penn State game, she has returned to the Burgess that Florida fans know and missed. Against the Commodores, Burgess was the leading scorer with a total of four goals and one assist. Two of her goals came on back-toAfter putting no points on the board for the Gators against the Nittany Lions and Blue Jays, Burly get back to her old style of play. That little change was like, you know, its something, give me something, Burgess said. I think it helped me to get around defenders with my stick more and get a little bit more power behind the ball with my shots. Not only was Burgess performance on Sunday a career-high goal mark, but it was also enough to make the freshman the ALC Rookie of the Week a title that she has received two other times this season. Burgess scoring issues werent a concern for coach Amanda OLeary. Her work on shooting in the last two weeks is all a part of helping the freshman grow. We challenge Sammi to get better, OLeary said. She had struggled a little bit. She put in some extra work this week. Her mental state was one that she was going to go out and have fun. Sammis her harshest critic. She makes a mistake and its world ending. Its one thing weve worked on her with. THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014 ALLIGATOR, 15Jordan McPherson / Alligator StaffSammi Burgess attempts a shot during Floridas win against High Point on Feb. 15 at Donald R. Dizney Sta dium. Burgess, the ALC Rookie of the Week, scored a career-high four goals against Vanderbilt on Sunday. AP PhotoTampa Bay goalie Anders Lindback (39) makes a save as Montreal winger Max Pacioretty Burgess has emerged as one of Floridas top scoring threats LAX, from page 14Chelsea Herndon, a utility player, has 24 starts this year 14 at second base, one at shortCarrollton, Texas, native has a .271 clip at the plate and seven extra-base hits. Im really impressed with Schwarz said. Even since fall when we had 6 a.m.s, they were always there, always on time, always working hard. This year, its really weird to see someone where I was in their position last year and I still feel like a freshman sometimes but their composure and their attitude and positivity throughout no matter what were going through has really been impressive. Florida opened 2014 with 22 straight wins including victories against top-25 teams in South Florida, Michigan, Minnesota and at the No. 1 spot in the country. But the Gators went 9-8 in its ensuing 17 contests, including dropping four consecutive games straight from March 25, 2011 to April 3, 2011. I think when we had No. 1 next to our name, there was a lot of pressure, Schwarz said. I think we play better when were the underdogs. With just 10 games left in the regular season and Florida back to its winning ways after claiming six straight victories, Walton heading into postseason play. Ive said it from Day 1: I really like our team, Walton said. Are we talented enough to win the Womens College World Series? I think yes. Are we capable of that? I think yes. But theres so many other factors that go into not only winning the next game, let alone looking that far down the road and I think we have so many things to still continue to improve on. SOFT, from page 14Hockey boasts storied history, exciting postseason upsetsHowe, played their greatest seasons for the Montreal Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings, respectively. Howe was a real badass. To illustrate my point, a hockey colloquialism called a Gordie Howe Hat Trick happens when a player scores a goal, earns an assist and gets to do regularly. Howe, a 23-time All-Star, played more than 30 years in the NHL, won four Stanley Cups and played until he was 52 years old. And this didnt happen during Ty Cobbs ragtime era, either. This was through 1980. In recent years, the level of parity in the NHL playoffs has been akin to that of March Madness. round is a fairly common occurrence. A Cinderella danced its way to a Stanley Cup in 2012 when the Los Angeles Kings, the lowest seed in their conference, beat the sixth-seeded New Jersey Devils. Winning a seven-game series after dropThe Philadelphia Flyers did it in 2010. Afnals to the Boston Bruins, the Flyers went on to win the next four games, despite trailing 3-0 in Game 7. Sudden-death overtime is also a regular affair in the playoffs, coupled with the puckering sphincters of the participating teams fans. All the tangible aspects are there for hockey to sweep a population off its feet. Just look at Canada. In the States, however, the exposure is paltry at best. The NHL is the redheaded stepchild of the four major sports. Its about as well-known in America particularly Florida as Karl-Petter Thorwaldsson, president of the Swedish Trade Union Confederation. Perhaps its because the NHL features the occasional game on the Food Network or QVC, or whatever the hell network theyre showing games and stuff on these days ey on NBC Sports Network, sandwiched between Spike and VH1 on the channel guide here in Gainesville, but that has not yet been With this seasons installment of the postseason starting this week (if not on NBCSN, in. The NBA playoffs arent going to matter COLUMN, from page 14


LAWRENCE LAGUNAAlligator Writer@LagunaLawrenceWalking onto the UF campus his freshman year, Eddie Lovett didnt see track Lovett was thrilled to run track, but his But three years later, as a senior, hes the only four-time Southeastern ConferWinning four in a row is something that I never really thought about, Lovett I never really tried to put that pressure coach and I really talked about staying unBefore Lovett came to UF, he played football with former Gators defensive back and current Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam at Palm Beach Lakes High in West ily before the two met each other back in Elam, a second-year NFL player, played with Lovett during their freshman and Lovett started as a quarterback but switched to wide receiver, where Elam Elam said when Lovett switched to wide receiver, his speed made him a deep threat who could go up and make the He was one of the top players on the team and had several colleges scouting him, including Central Michigan and Lovett was highly interested in both One of the things Elam recognized about his high school teammate was his In the end, scouts thought Lovett wasnt Elam said he respects his teammate a lot because he overcame a lot of negativity, which helped him become the track star he A lot of people doubted him, Elam He kept on competing and he never the way he worked helped him overcome One thing Elam will always remember about Lovett was that he was truly an inThe duo drifted apart after Elam transyer High, but the two reunited at UF on Lovett said he looked up to Elam during their duration at UF, and that both men encouraged and motivated each other But what happened with that chance at playing college football after being looked at by colleges? Lovetts football career came to an end after he suffered a broken arm during his during the track season and won a state But deep inside, when the West Palm Beach native arrived in Gainesville, he still wanted to strap on football pads and a helrun track, but I wanted to play football, Holloway] about it, and he gave me his words and I thought about it, but once the (track) season started and after SECs, Under Holloways guidance, Lovett has Witnessing the maturation process of If you look at Eddies performances over his career here, hes done a wonderbeing the best in the country at a meet, Its about being the best guy in the The same athlete who was intimidated as a freshman by other elite hurdlers such as LSUs Barrett Nugent a two-time NCAA champion has overcome those nerves and become that intimidating comThe senior hurdler accrued a numerous amount of awards throughout his colleLovett is the Gators record-holder in the 60-meter hurdles and 55-meter hurdles He is only the second Florida athlete to I pretty much give credit to a lot of my ability to a higher power, to God, and Before I get on the blocks, I basically say, I speak to my dad, I say a prayer to for the race and however it happens, it Saying a prayer to his dad, who was From being a two-time gold medalist competitions to being one of UFs all-time great athletes, is it possible to see Lovett at Once having dreams of playing on the gridiron to becoming a track stud, when it comes to Eddie Lovett, his background ing) success, he said, I dont know how ALLIGATOR Photo courtesy of UF CommunicationsEddie Lovett leaps over a hurdle during an NCAA East Preliminary Round in Greensboro, N.C., on May 24, 2013. Lovett played with former UF safety Matt Elam in high school. On track: Lovett focuses on track to become SEC Champion A lot of people doubted him. He kept on competing and he never gave up. He made sure he silenced the people who doubted him. I just feel like his competitiveness and the way he worked helped him overcome that.Matt ElamFormer UF safety