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News - 5/9/2014

Pam Tebow Gives Encouraging Message at Luncheon

Inspirational speaker Pam Tebow addressed a luncheon honoring mothers on May 7 at Florida Southern and stressed that parents should love their children “the way they’re packaged.”The luncheon, which was attended by more than 200 people, was a fundraising even...

News - 5/6/2014

Ted Bell Tells Graduating Seniors “Love What You Do”

Author and former advertising executive Ted Bell gave some practical advice to the graduating class at Florida Southern’s spring Commencement ceremony on May 3, including the exhortation, “Be nice to everyone.”The ceremony, presided over by FSC President Anne...

News - 5/1/2014

Retiring Faculty Members Honored with Ceremony

Five distinguished and long-serving faculty members retired in April and were honored with a ceremony in the Eleanor Searle Drawing Room. The five and their years on the faculty are Associate Professor of Physical Education Kathleen Benn, 47 years; Professor of Economics ...

News - 4/29/2014

Laurel Milburn ’14 Nets Graduate Fellowship in Elite MFA Poetry Program

Next fall, English Writing major Laurel Milburn ’14 will be joining Columbia College of Chicago’s elite MFA Poetry program on a fully funded Graduate Fellowship. Lasting two years, the program’s intensive curriculum is structured around workshops, craft semin...

News - 4/29/2014

College Students Present Research on Southern Politics

For the second time, FSC undergraduates had papers accepted for presentation at the Citadel Symposium on Southern Politics in March at The Citadel in South Carolina. Ten students participated, representing seven projects. As part of Dr. Bruce Anderson’s upper-level South...

News - 4/27/2014

Six Years Later, Integrity Wins Again

Six Years Later, Integrity Wins Again

News - 4/17/2014

Enactus Club One of Top 20 at Nationals

Enactus, a student club at FSC devoted to community improvement through entrepreneurship, finished among the top 20 in the nation at a recent national competition that included more than 200 teams. Enactus is an international non-profit organization committed to improving...

News - 4/16/2014

Student Scholars Shine at Spring Fiat Lux

From bitcoins to intestinal manatee bacteria, from the philosophy of G.W.F. Hegel to Internet advertising, the best and brightest student minds at Florida Southern were allowed to shine at the spring Fiat Lux, the college’s academic showcase.Fiat Lux – Latin for &l...

News - 4/15/2014

Broadway Veteran Raymond McLeod Gives Master Class

The new Musical Theatre program at Florida Southern got a boost last week when a veteran theatrical performer dropped by the campus to give a master class.Raymond Jaramillo McLeod gave Musical Theatre students pointers on how to present themselves at an audition and listened t...

News - 4/10/2014

Thomas Woods Inaugurates Center for Free Enterprise Lecture Series

Exhorting his audience to emancipate themselves from “the superstition” that governments are benevolent, Dr. Thomas E. Woods, Jr., got the Center for Free Enterprise’s Politics, Law, and Economics Lecture Series off to a lively start on April 9. Woods, a seni...