Florida Southern News
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.
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.
The Florida Southern College circle of the national leadership honor society Omicron Delta Kappa has been named a Presidential Circle, the highest level of distinction, for the 2012-2013 academic year. FSC’s circle was one of just two named a Presidential Circle out of more than 365 circles nationwide.
The Career Center at Florida Southern College was honored by a local employment services organization for its efforts to put students to work, and Gov. Rick Scott was on hand to present the award.
Steamy weather didn’t dampen the spirits of incoming freshmen and their families as the largest and most talented entering class in Florida Southern history arrived on campus to move into residence halls on Aug. 17.