Florida Southern News

Florida Lecture Series Hosts Controversial Author T.D. Allman

Allman will present the first lecture in the 2013-2014 Florida Lecture Series, hosted by the Lawton Chiles, Jr., Center for Florida History at Florida Southern College. His lecture, “Finding Florida: The True History of the Sunshine State,” will take place at 7 p.m. Sept. 26 in Branscomb Auditorium on the FSC campus.

Celebrity Conservationist Jeff Corwin Brings Magic of Nature to FSC

A childhood encounter with a snake at his grandparents’ farm hooked Jeff Corwin on a lifetime of adventures with wildlife. The host of numerous TV documentary shows brought his entertaining message of “the mystery and the magic of nature and the conservation challenges we face on the planet” to FSC’s first convocation of the year and drew a crowd in an afternoon session for a 90-minute presentation that included live animals.

Matt Cicanese '12 Reveals the Wonders of Science Through His Lens

Art and field research are not two fields that typically pair together, but Florida Southern graduate Matt Cicanese ’12 makes them work in a unique and creative way.

Loretta Reinhart Assumes Duties as Dean of FSC School of Nursing

Florida Southern College is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Loretta Reinhart as the new dean of the School of Nursing and Health Sciences. She assumes her duties effective today.

Beloved Teacher and Artist Robert MacDonald Dies

Robert MacLaurin MacDonald, who left an indelible mark on Florida Southern College as a teacher, artist, and impresario, died Sept. 7 in Lakeland. He had suffered from declining health in recent years.