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News - 12/11/2013

Florida Southern To Offer Master of Accountancy Degree

The Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College has announced it will offer a new graduate degree next year specializing in accounting.The master of accountancy (MAcc) is an innovative 16-month degree program that will prepare students for...


News - 12/10/2013

Publisher of Influential Florida Trend to Speak at Winter Commencement

LAKELAND (Dec. 10, 2013) – Andrew P. Corty, president and publisher of the influential Florida Trend magazine, will be the speaker at the winter commencement convocation at Florida Southern College on Saturday, Dec. 14.   The ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. at B...


News - 12/9/2013

Students Assemble 1,000 Health Kits For Philippines Relief

The Fannin Campus Ministries Center was a beehive of activity on Dec. 5, as students swarmed over tables laden with towels, soap, combs, and Band-Aids. In assembly-line fashion, more than 75 students worked for an intense hour on a project to make life a little easier for affl...


News - 12/6/2013

Derek Wallace Lands Prestigious Kennedy Center Internship

It’s a pretty big step from taking classes in music management to running a show every week at one of the most prestigious arts organizations in the country. Derek Wallace admits that the prospect gives him pause.“I’m not going to lie. Sometimes it seems inti...


News - 12/5/2013

Festivities Inaugurate Christmas at FSC

The Christmas season officially got underway at Florida Southern on Dec. 4 with three events ranging from the festive to the inspirational. The evening began with the annual Alumni Christmas Dinner in the Honeyman Pavilion. Alumni from around the Central Florida region joined...


News - 12/3/2013

Music Students Chosen for All-State Honors Band

Three students from Florida Southern’s Department of Music were selected to play in the All-State Intercollegiate Band, which will perform during the 2014 Florida Music Educators’ Association Professional Development Conference, which will be held January 8-11 in T...


News - 11/26/2013

Fall Fiat Lux Lets Students Showcase Research

The full array of academic accomplishment at Florida Southern was on display at the fall 2013 academic showcase, Fiat Lux. About 30 presentations, both in oral and poster form, were given in the Christoverson Humanities Building on Nov. 22. The topics ranged from highly techni...


News - 11/21/2013

Sigma Delta Pi Initiation Ceremony

Congratulations to the new members of Sigma Delta Pi.


News - 11/15/2013

FSC Joins Effort to Delete Blood Cancer

Florida Southern College is joining forces with Delete Blood Cancer DKMS, the world’s largest bone marrow donor center, to help the thousands of people who need bone marrow transplants each year. Representatives from Delete Blood Cancer will be on campus from 10 a.m...


News - 11/5/2013

"Beauty is the Fruit of Our Labors": FSC Dedicates Sharp Family Tourism and Education Center

Students, faculty, and residents of Lakeland tour the Usonian house after its dedication on Nov. 1.FSC President Anne Kerr Wright scholar Jeff Baker of Mesick Cohen Wilson Baker (above) and the fountain he designed in the style of Wright (below).LAKELAND (Nov. 5, 201...