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News - 8/25/2020

New Dean of Business Hopes to Build Connections through Experiential Collaboration

Dr. J. Michael Weber joined Florida Southern College in July 2020 as the new dean of the Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise, having previously served as a professor of marketing and the founding dean of the Graduate School of Business at the University of Ma...

News - 8/25/2020

Florida Southern campus again honored for its beauty

For the 11th consecutive year, Princeton Review’s has recognized Florida Southern College for its campus beauty and architectural heritage.Read the full story on The Ledger website.

News - 8/21/2020

$250,000 Grant to Help Restore World’s Only Frank Lloyd Wright Planetarium

The Polk Science Building Planetarium — the world’s only planetarium designed by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, on the campus of Florida Southern College — will receive a $250,000 restoration grant administered by the National Park Service (NPS) of the U...

News - 8/21/2020

‘Excellent Progress’ from FSC Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council

A message from Florida Southern's Chief Diversity OfficerAugust 21, 2020   “Florida Southern College’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council saw ‘excellent progress’ in its efforts to engage the campus leadership and community,” sa...

News - 8/20/2020

The Princeton Review has named FSC #1 “most beautiful” in Florida

For the 11th consecutive year, Florida Southern College has been recognized in The Princeton Review’s prestigious The Best 386 Colleges guide for its campus beauty and exceptional architectural heritage. FSC is the only institution in Florida to be included in the T...

News - 8/20/2020

FSC gets $250,000 to restore Wright planetarium

Florida Southern College will receive $250,000 for the restoration of the Polk County Science Building's planetarium through a program administered by the National Park Service.Read the full story on The Ledger website.

News - 8/20/2020

Neal Bogosian's Latest Book Helps Children Deal With Death

From his time as a student at Florida Southern, to acting in major theater productions, to teaching, to owning a healing practice, Neal Bogosian ’92 has had a colorful and versatile career. One thing Bogosian always has been, however, is a writer. In high schoo...

News - 8/14/2020

A Message for FSC Students and Parents about the Fall 2020 Semester

Dear FSC Students and Parents,August 14, 2020I know that our decision to reduce student capacity on campus for the fall semester has disappointed many of you. I understand why that is the case. I wanted nothing more than to have all students return to campus this fall.While I ...

News - 8/13/2020

Mapping The Future - Ed Corvi '72: A Fascinating Technology Career Comes Full-Circle At FSC

It came as a great surprise to alumnus Ed Corvi when he learned his pattern of annual giving to Florida Southern is one for the record books.Every year for the past 45 years, Mr. Corvi has made a donation to Florida Southern College. His unbroken streak of loyalty ma...

News - 8/11/2020

Dr. Jennifer Bruno Irick '11 Emphasizes Lifelong Impact Of Day-To-Day Learning

In January, the 2018 Spencer Symposium welcomed Florida Southern alumna Dr. Jennifer Bruno Irick to present a talk on the importance of fundamental science in her chosen field of emergency medicine. At the time, Irick was a senior resident in emergency medicine at Wake&nb...