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News - 1/27/2023

FSC Involved in the Next Evolution of Downtown Lakeland

A couple of current Florida Southern College students recently got to work on a project that could shape the future of downtown Lakeland thanks to an opportunity provided by a recent FSC graduate.Maggie Briggs ’14 joined The Apiary Studios in Lakeland two years ago. Whil...


News - 1/24/2023

Florida Southern’s Online MEd Program Soars Up National Rankings

Florida Southern College's School of Education has once again been lauded by U.S. News & World Report for its online Master in Education program. The program rose 39 spots from its position in last year's rankings and is tied for the highest-ranking private college...


News - 1/24/2023

Florida Southern Makes Big Leap in Online MBA Rankings

Florida Southern College’s Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise climbed up the most recent U.S. News & World Report’s rankings of online Master in Business Administration programs for 2022-23.U.S. News & World Report ranked Florida Southern...


News - 1/20/2023

World Renowned Architect and Designer Aaron Betsky Set to Speak at Florida Southern College

The Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center and  Frank Lloyd Wright Visitors Center at Florida Southern College will be hosting a free lecture featuring world renowned architect and designer Aaron Betsky at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, in the Annie Pfeiffer Chapel.Prior...


News - 1/19/2023

Students from Florida Southern Start 2023 Off Right Presenting at The Society for Integrative & Comparative Biology Research Conference

More than 2,100 scientists from around the world gathered in Austin, Texas from January 3 – 7, 2023, to participate in The Society for Integrative & Comparative Biology (SICB) Research Conference.Among them were five current marine biology students from Florida South...


News - 1/17/2023

Dan Kirk Appointed to State of Florida’s Board of Pharmacy by Governor Ron DeSantis

Dan Kirk, the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Florida Southern College was recently appointed to the State of Florida’s Board of Pharmacy by Governor Ron DeSantis. Kirk is one of seven members of the Board of Pharmacy, and one of 25 overall appointments to variou...


News - 1/16/2023

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Memory is Celebrated with Community Service at Florida Southern College

Martin Luther King Jr. Day commemorates the life and work of Dr. King, who was a Baptist minister and prominent leader in the Civil Rights Movement.Days of ImpactStudents Volunteering as part of the MLK Days of ImpactFlorida Southern College students, faculty, and staff volunt...


News - 1/13/2023

Baycare Health, Lakeland Regional Health, and the State of Florida Invest in Florida Southern’s Nursing Programs

Florida Southern College is one of 27 colleges in the Sunshine State to be awarded matching grants from the State of Florida as part of new initiatives by Governor Ron DeSantis.The pair of new government programs, Linking Industry to Nursing Education (LINE) and Prepping Insti...


News - 1/13/2023

Internships Abound

Goldman Sachs, Walt Disney World, GEICO, FedEx, Bank of America, Publix Super Markets, Inc., St. Jude Children's Hospital, Lockheed Martin, Capital Hill . . . Mocs have been there, done that.In addition to scoring coveted internships at organizations across the country, ou...


News - 1/12/2023

Florida History Lecture Series Begins 2023 With Look at Deadly Southeast Cattle Battle

The Lawton M. Chiles Jr., Center for Florida History resumes the Florida History Lecture Series on Thursday, Jan. 26 with Dr. Claire Strom's tales of the early days of cattle farming in Florida and the Southeast. This lecture is sponsored by Historic Lakeland Inc.We are de...